Molly Hancock

Oil slump hits Australian producers

Shares in Australia’s oil and gas giants have fallen sharply following the fallout from the inability of OPEC and Russia to reach an agreement on production cuts last week. Read more

ConocoPhillips pursues contractors for Barossa

ConocoPhillips has issued an expression of interest for the provision of remotely operated vehicle (ROV) services at its Barossa drilling and completion program in the Bonaparte Basin, Northern Territory. Read more

Buru overcomes wet season at Ungani

Buru Energy has recommenced production at the Ungani oilfield in the Canning Basin, Western Australia after the Kimberley region experienced a heavy wet season. Read more

Strike, Warrego shutdown West Erregulla fracking claims

Joint venture partners Strike Energy and Warrego Energy have reiterated they have no intention to deploy hydraulic stimulation (fracking) technology at the West Erregulla-2 exploration well in the Perth Basin, Western Australia. Read more

Woodside, Chevron line up AOG keynote speakers

Major LNG operators Woodside Energy and Chevron Australia have thrown their support behind the 39th annual Australasian Oil and Gas (AOG) Exhibition & Conference by confirming key speakers for the event. Read more

ExxonMobil to deliver West Barracouta gas by early 2021

ExxonMobil Australia has reached total depth on the first of its two West Barracouta gas wells in the Bass Strait offshore Victoria, positioning it to bring new gas supplies to the Australian domestic market next year. Read more

BP, Santos strike carbon agreement for Moomba

BP and Santos have entered into an agreement that could lead to a $20 million investment from the British major in support of the Australian company’s Moomba carbon capture and storage (CSS) project in South Australia. Read more