Gorgon repairs face further delays

Chevron Australia will take additional time to complete repairs of propane heat exchangers on Train 2 at the Gorgon liquified natural gas (LNG) project in Western Australia.
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Dampier Spirit FSO set to retire

Jadestone Energy has signed an offtake agreement for its Stag oilfield in the Carnarvon Basin offshore Western Australia, which will see the Dampier Spirit floating storage and offloading vessel (FSO) retire this month after 32 years of service. Read more

Airborne secures Julimar pipe contract

Subsea 7 has appointed Airborne Oil & Gas for the design, manufacture and delivery of two thermoplastic composite pipe (TCP) jumpers for Woodside’s Julimar project offshore Western Australia. Read more

Oil and gas exploration spending suffers: ABS

The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) has reported that oil and gas exploration expenditure fell 6.8 per cent in the 2020 June quarter, with Western Australia being the largest contributor to the drop. Read more

Bennett Resources proposes WA drilling program

Bennett Resources has submitted an environmental plan (EP) to Western Australia’s Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) for the Laurel gas exploration and appraisal program within the EP 371 permit. Read more

BHP set to drill Pyrenees development

BHP has been given the green light by the national regulator for the drilling of the Crosby-3H1 well at the Pyrenees development offshore Western Australia. Read more

Cooper Energy records production spike

Cooper Energy managing director David Maxwell has outlined the three standout features that contributed to a strong 2020 financial year and guided the company to a 13 per cent increase in production. Read more

Leigh Creek keeps flagship project in stable position

Leigh Creek Energy (LCK) managing director Phil Staveley is confident the company is in a financial position that will allow it to continue to work towards the commercialisation of the Leigh Creek energy project (LCEP). Read more

Valmec enhances recovery with diversification focus

Valmec’s key focus is set to be on expanding its capabilities to deliver full asset lifestyle services, supporting the energy sector’s move into an extended operations cycle to drive the Australian liquefied natural gas (LNG) industry.
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