offshore oil

offshore oil

[′ȯf¦shȯr ′ȯil]
(petroleum engineering)
Oil produced from reservoirs under the offshore continental shelves.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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IOOC is one of the world's largest offshore oil producing companies with over a half century of experience.It shares one third of Iranian oil export, operating in Iranian side of the Persian Gulf and Oman Sea.
China National Offshore Oil Corp (CNOOC) expects to add five liquefied natural gas (LNG) receiving terminals by 2015, doubling its total capacity to 35-40 million tonnes per year (tpy), a senior company official said.
| TOKYO, July 23 (KUNA) -- China National Offshore Oil Corp.
(SonAir) for support of offshore oil operations in Angola.
The business, specialising in oil hoses for surface and deep-sea applications for the offshore oil and gas industry, was acquired from Veyance Technologies do Brasil Produtos de Engenharia Ltda.
International Resource News-October 14, 2010--OAO Rosneft receives four licences for offshore oil deposits(C)1994-2010 ENPublishing - http://www.enpublishing.co.uk
Offshore oil and gas production is forecast to grow from 39 million barrels oil equivalent (boe) per day in 2004 to 55 million boe by 2015.
The Norwegian engineering and construction group Kvaerner ASA has received a contract for a floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) facility from China Offshore Oil Nanhai West Corporation, a subsidiary of China National Offshore Oil Company.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Managing Director of the National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) Ali Akbar Safayee announced that the country has attained self-sufficiency in the construction of offshore oil platforms despite the sanctions imposed by the West.
| TOKYO, Feb 14 (KUNA) -- China's Ministry of Commerce has given approval to British oil giant BP to explore in a gas field in the South China Sea, which China National Offshore Oil Corp (CNOOC) is the operator, state media reported Tuesday.
With crude prices hovering in the range of $80 to $82, there has been sustained interest in offshore oil and gas development in several countries.

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