Technology has been a key ingredient to helping the oil and gas industry navigate life in oil and gas fields post-downturn.

Statoil, Great Australia Bight, Australia oil and gas, exploration permit

The Norwegian oil and gas company has swapped interests in exploration permits with BP in the Great Australian Bight area.

Mozambique, Eni, Coral South, FLNG, offshore

The FLNG development will be the first offshore Africa and the world’s third.

Changing umbilical and cable designs support cost-effective deepwater production.

A new buoy swivel helps reduce maintenance downtime.

Brazil politics, Brazil oil and gas, Michel Temer, auctions, corruption

Brazil is facing another political crisis, but its oil and gas sector will be fine, ANP says.

Kashagan, oil market, OPEC

Some analysts believe a substantial production increase from one field could be a game-changer.

Red Sea oil and gas, Saudi Aramco, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Eritrea, offshore, exploration

Challenges include its rough seafloor topography, complicated geology under thick salt deposits and pristine ecosystem.

Using oil and gas industry technology and land-based wind technology, the U.S. offshore wind sector could help close the gap in electrical generation by 2050.

When it comes to improving field economics, industry leaders say subsea boosting should be considered a “default solution” when developing hydrocarbon resources offshore...

Kosmos Energy, BP, offshore, Senegal, Mauritania, Yakaar-1, discovery, gas, Tortue

The gas find, located west of the Teranga discovery and south of Tortue, is estimated to hold 15 trillion cubic feet of natural gas.

OTC, safety, offshore, Anadarko, ANP, Brazil, Shell

Operators and regulators agree sharing successes and failures can lead to a safer industry.

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