Offshore - GOM

Shell Hits Pay At Dover In Deepwater US GoM

In addition to Shell’s latest find, the deepwater Norphlet trend has given birth to several GoM discoveries in recent years.

May 24 2018 - 9:14am

US Military Seeks Rules For Drilling In Eastern Gulf Of Mexico

An expansion of oil drilling in the eastern Gulf of Mexico (GoM) would interfere with U.S. military testing unless the Pentagon and another agency develop rules to govern the work, the U.S. Department of Defense said in a report this week.

May 11 2018 - 8:20am

Energy XXI Forms Partnership To Sell Noncore GoM Assets

The proposed sale will clear about $320 million P&A obligations and also give the Houston-based E&P much needed capital.

May 10 2018 - 3:45pm

Shell Midstream To Acquire $1.22 Billion Stake In Amberjack Pipeline

The acquisition is the Houston-based pipeline operator's largest purchase to date and marks a significant milestone for the company, says Shell Midstream CEO Kevin Nichols.

May 10 2018 - 7:50am

OTC 2018: Chevron Touts Both Permian, Deep Water

Chevron views deep water as a material part of its overall upstream portfolio with plans this year to invest billions of dollars in Gulf of Mexico projects.

May 1 2018 - 10:50am

W&T Offshore, Baker Hughes Team Up For GoM Drilling Project

The project utilizes a commercial model that consolidates BHGE engineering, products and services expertise in order to reduce total project costs and time to first production.

Apr 30 2018 - 12:57pm

Stone Energy To Acquire Ram Powell Unit In US GoM Viosca Knoll Area

Stone Energy said April 27 it had agreed to purchase the Ram Powell Unit in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico from Shell Offshore, ExxonMobil and Anadarko.

Apr 27 2018 - 3:55pm

Pump It: LLOG, Others Prepare To Turn Up Oil Volume In GoM

Operators are cutting costs and utilizing subsea tiebacks, pushing U.S. Gulf of Mexico production to new heights.

Apr 27 2018 - 7:52am

Cobalt’s US Gulf Of Mexico Bankruptcy Auction Pulls In $578 Million

The largest winning bid was a $339 million joint offer by Statoil and Total for Cobalt’s 60% operated interest in the North Platte discovery.

Apr 11 2018 - 4:15pm

Energy XXI Names Industry Veteran Gary C. Hanna As Board Chairman

Hanna has more than 30 years of executive experience in the E&P and oil service sectors and formerly served as CEO of EPL Oil & Gas, which Energy XXI acquired for $2.3 billion in 2014.

Apr 2 2018 - 5:30pm