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  • OIL MARKETS

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    Cameron

    (CAM)

    Cameron International Corporation provides flow equipment products, systems, and services worldwide. Its Drilling & Production Systems segment offers systems and equipment to control pressures and direct flows of oil and gas wells; and designs and manufactures structural components for land and offshore drilling rigs.

    News, Products and Stock Info

    OneSubsea awarded contract for PEMEX deepwater development

    10/14/2014 OneSubsea, a Cameron and Schlumberger company, has been awarded a subsea production systems contract totaling more than $270 million for the Lakach deepwater project offshore Mexico. This is the fi...

    Pipeline would transport Bolivian gas to Argentina's northeast

    12/13/2010 Argentina has approved plans for a pipeline to transport natural gas from Bolivia to Argentina’s northeast, which will reduce that region’s reliance on fuel oil, diesel, and LPG, accord...

    Cheniere signs MOU with Morgan Stanley

    11/10/2010 Cheniere Energy Partners LP said Nov. 8 that its subsidiary, Sabine Pass Liquefaction LLC has entered into a non-binding memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Morgan Stanley Capital Group Inc. in ...

    GoM accident: assigning blame and liability

    05/06/2010 In recent days, Citigroup Global Markets has provided some of the more lucid explanations with respect to the financial and legal implications of the April 20 Deepwater Horizon accident in the Gulf...

    Who will be held responsible for Deepwater Horizon?

    05/04/2010 Financial giant Morgan Stanley has released a comprehensive, although very preliminary, report on the financial implications of the Deepwater Horizon incident in the Gulf of Mexico and its potentia...

    Provident to separate upstream, midstream businesses; names new CEO

    04/20/2010

    Calgary, Alberta-based Provident Energy Trust has plans to separate its upstream and midstream business segements and will move forward with a new CEO. 

    Crimson Exploration exits Louisiana, eyes Texas drilling

    01/25/2010 After a strategic sale of certain southwest Louisiana assets, Crimson Exploration Inc. has set its sights on its Texas assets, including the red-hot Haynesville Shale, and signed drilling contracts...

    Profound Energy welcomes board members, new CEO

    07/06/2009 Calgary, Alberta-based junior oil and natural gas company Profound Energy Inc. has recently undergone management changes. Messrs. George Chow, William T. Davis, Nicholas R. Wemyss, Keith Macdonald,...

    Nexen names Reinhart new CFO

    10/23/2008 Nexen Inc. has appointed Kevin Reinhart as senior vice president and CFO effective January 1, 2009. He will succeed Marvin Romanow, who will become president and CEO, following the retirement of Ch...

    Energy sector attracts investors despite credit crunch

    04/01/2008 Subprime slide, economic slowdown can’t deter investments in energy

    OGJ150

    Gulfport Energy names Gaydosik CFO

    Jul 10, 2014 Gulfport Energy Corp. has appointed Aaron Gaydosik to serve as CFO. Most recently, Gaydosik served as vice president of finance at Kodiak Oil &...

    Revenue, net income show small increases in 4Q2012

    May 1, 2013 Revenues for the group of publicly-traded US-based companies tracked by Oil & Gas Journal and Oil & Gas Financial Journal grew in the final...

    Helix completes sale of oil and gas business

    Feb 6, 2013 Helix Energy Solutions Group Inc.has closed the previously announced sale of Energy Resource Technology GOM Inc. (ERT), the company’s oil and gas s...

    Revenue, net income drop sharply in 3Q12

    Feb 1, 2013 Revenues for the group of publicly-traded US-based companies tracked by Oil & Gas Journal and Oil & Gas Financial Journal continued their d...

    WPX Energy makes natural gas discovery in Niobrara formation

    Jan 23, 2013 Tulsa, OK-based oil and gas exploration and production company WPX Energy said January 22 that a recent Niobrara gas discovery in western Colorado ...

    OGFJ100P

    Vantage Energy files for $400M IPO

    Jul 8, 2014

    Vantage Energy Inc., a privately-held oil and gas company, plans to raise approximately $400 million in an IPO. 

    Rock Oil increases capital commitment, adds to management

    Jun 10, 2014 Wells Fargo Energy Capital and BNP Paribas have made investments and capital commitments to Rock Oil Holdings LLC. In addition, Rock Oil has named ...

    AEPB acquires Permian leasehold for $2.5B

    Jun 9, 2014 American Energy – Permian Basin LLC, an affiliate of American Energy Partners LP, has signed an agreement to acquire approximately 63,000 net acres...

    FourPoint raises $1B in capital, partners with EnerVest in Anadarko Basin

    Jan 31, 2014 FourPoint Energy LLC has acquired certain producing and undeveloped oil and gas properties and related midstream assets in the Western Anadarko Bas...

    OGFJ100P company update

    Jul 11, 2013 Independent research firm IHS Herold Inc. has provided OGFJ with updated production data for our periodic ranking of US-based private E&P compa...

    Oil & Gas Companies

    Halliburton awarded mature field contracts from Petroamazonas

    Halliburton has signed long-term contracts with Ecuador's Petroamazonas to provide field development and project management, as well as drilling and completions services, across nine mature fields, including the Palo Azul, Lago Agrio, and Victor H...

    Gulf’s operations in China now called Gulf Oil China

    Gulf’s program for growth in China has reached another landmark stage, with the redefining of its operations in China under a new name: Gulf Oil (China) Co. Ltd.  

    Parkmead discovers gas field in Netherlands

    The Parkmead Group reports that a new gas field has been discovered in the Netherlands by the Group’s latest exploration well.

    Egypt signs exploration agreements

    Egypt has signed oil and gas exploration deals worth $187 million with several Western companies and a Tunisian firm, according to Reuters. The agreements cover seven exploration areas.

    Eni reports oil discovery in Ecuador

    Eni has made a significant oil discovery in Ecuador at the Oglan-2 exploration well located in Block 10, approximately 260 kilometers southeast of Quito. Early estimates suggest that the Oglan discovery potentially contains about 300 million barre...

    ZaZa Energy regains compliance with NASDAQ listing standards

    ZaZa Energy Corp. received a letter from the NASDAQ Stock Market on Sept. 5, advising that the company has regained compliance with Listing Rule 5550(a)(2), which requires the company to maintain a minimum closing bid price of $1.00 per share.

    Maersk Oil cuts quarter of Houston jobs

    As a result of the challenges of growing a non-operated exploration portfolio in the US Gulf of Mexico, Maersk Oil is downsizing its Houston workforce by more than 25% as the company focuses on other parts of the world, according to a report in th...