Shell’s Prelude Floating LNG project has commenced production over the Christmas break.
ExxonMobil has made a final investment decision (FID) to develop the West Barracouta gas field in Bass Strait.
Western Gas has signed agreements to further the development of the Equus Gas Project.
The Bayu Undan infill program in the Timor Sea has been completed.
Shell Australia has struck a deal with the Timor-Leste Government to sell its share of the Greater Sunrise gas venture.
Melbana Energy, Total and Santos have modified their commercial agreement to accelerate the drilling in the Beehive prospect.
A wall thickness opening has been identified in the pipeline connecting the Sole production wells to the Orbost Gas Plant.
Gas production has commenced at the Woodside Petroleum-operated Greater Western Flank Phase 2 Project, under budget and ahead of schedule.
BHP is reportedly excited by joint venture partner Woodside Petroleum’s plans to develop the Scarborough gas field.
Cooper Energy has secured a new gas sales contract for its Casino Henry Joint Venture (JV) with Origin Energy.
ExxonMobil could begin drilling its massive Dory prospect in Bass Strait this week, in what could be one of the largest gas discoveries seen in the region for decades.
Santos has begun operating a fourth rig in the Cooper Basin to further exploration for natural gas.
Two thirds of the Sole Gas Project have been completed in a big financial year for Cooper Energy.
ExxonMobil is the latest player to consider LNG imports to Australia's east coast to help alleviate an expected gas shortage in 2021.
The Barossa-Caldita Joint Venture has made progress on the front end engineering and design (FEED) phase of the Barossa offshore project with the award of three major engineering contracts.
Chevron Australia has begun LNG production from the second train at the Wheatstone Project, located 12 km west of Onslow in Western Australia.
Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan has called for gas from the offshore Browse and Scarborough gas fields to be processed onshore.
Cooper Energy has drilled the Sole-3 gas well to a total depth (TD) and intersected the reservoir, recording gas observations consistent with pre-drill expectations.
Chevron has safely completed modifications on its Gorgon LNG Project Train 2, which was shut down in early May.
Quadrant Energy and Carnarvon Petroleum have commenced drilling at the Dorado-1 well in WA-437-P in the Roebuck Basin, offshore Western Australia.
Cooper Energy's drilling operations at its Sole Gas Project in VIC/L32 in the Gippsland Basin, offshore Victoria, have been hit by heavy weather.
Woodside CEO Peter Coleman has told the companies interested in the proposed Trans Carnarvon Trunkline that the time to talk has passed, saying a deal has to be reached sooner rather than later.
Wood has extended its framework agreement with Chevron Australia to provide master contractor services to the Gorgon Stage Two development.
The Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA) Conference in Adelaide has heard what benefits that a large diameter pipeline link between the major LNG projects in the Carnarvon Basin could bring the industry.
The 2018 Offshore Petroleum Exploration Acreage has been released, covering WA, SA, Vic and the Ashmore and Cartier Islands.
The Equus Gas Project has moved to the next phase of development, with operator Western Gas now seeking a partner for the project.