It's a new year in the oilsands, and while this list of important developments to watch isn’t about major growth, the industry may be embarking on step-change.
January 2, 2019, 7:36 AM MST
Industry rig released 6,530 wells in the first 11 months of 2018, excluding experimental wells, about a one per cent decline from 6,592 wells drilled in the comparable period last year.
January 2, 2019, 11:04 AM MST
Market access, specifically the Trans Mountain expansion saga, dominated the list of the Daily Oil Bulletin’s most viewed articles from 2018. Articles specifically related to TMX, or related articles on pipelines/market access, comprised 11 of the top 20. Below is a list of the top 20 from 2018. Click on the links to access each individual story.
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Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Jan. 2, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.
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Calima Energy Limited says that the Precision Drilling Corporation PD 379 rig has arrived on location and the company is currently preparing the drill site for the spud of the first well in a three well program to test the prospectivity of the Montney formation in the company’s 72,000 acre lease holdings in British Columbia.
January 2, 2019, 3:38 AM MST
Paramount Resources Ltd. announced that its board of directors has approved the implementation of a normal course issuer bid (NCIB).
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Halliburton Company today announced its board of directors has appointed Jeff Miller, the company’s president and CEO, as chairman of the board, effective Jan. 1, 2019.
January 2, 2019, 7:04 AM MST
Cuda Oil and Gas Inc. announced the retirement of Terrance Schneider, chief operating officer, effective Dec. 31, 2018.
January 2, 2019, 7:06 AM MST
Pulse Oil Corporation has drilled the 12-9-19-21W4 well in the Queenstown area to a total measured depth of 2,957 metres.
January 2, 2019, 9:31 AM MST
CNOOC Limited announced that the Egina Field, located in deepwater offshore Nigeria, has commenced production.
January 2, 2019, 4:28 AM MST