www.upstreamonline.com http://www.upstreamonline.com/ www.upstreamonline.com Petro River unit buys GTL player http://www.upstreamonline.com/live/1392647/petro-river-unit-buys-gtl-player A subsidiary of US junior Petro River Oil has agreed to acquire the assets of chemical solutions provider Havelide GTL in a bid by the Texas-based company to build up its technological capabilities. Luke.Johnson@upstreamonline.com (Luke Johnson) http://www.upstreamonline.com/live/1392647/petro-river-unit-buys-gtl-player Tue, 24 Feb 2015 17:33:13 +0000 live UK centre joins international CCS project http://www.upstreamonline.com/live/1392604/uk-centre-joins-international-ccs-project A UK government-backed research and development project has joined an international collaborative group set up by Norway’s CO2 Technology Mongstad to collaborate on accelerating the commercialisation of carbon capture and storage technology. Bill.Lehane@upstreamonline.com (Bill Lehane) http://www.upstreamonline.com/live/1392604/uk-centre-joins-international-ccs-project Tue, 24 Feb 2015 10:39:51 +0000 live Badger set for next step http://www.upstreamonline.com/live/1390965/badger-set-for-next-step Norwegian technology developer Badger Explorer has successfully completed full system testing of its eponymous subsea drilling tool, bringing it a step closer to commercial realisation. Steve.Marshall@upstreamonline.com (Steve Marshall) http://www.upstreamonline.com/live/1390965/badger-set-for-next-step Fri, 06 Feb 2015 14:17:34 +0000 live Statoil, GE in efficiency drive http://www.upstreamonline.com/live/1389935/statoil-ge-in-efficiency-drive Statoil and GE are joining forces to develop sustainable energy solutions to drive down costs and cut emissions and energy usage in the oil and unconventional gas industry. Eoin.Ocinneide@upstreamonline.com (Eoin O'Cinneide) http://www.upstreamonline.com/live/1389935/statoil-ge-in-efficiency-drive Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:42:00 +0000 live Seabox in injection initiative http://www.upstreamonline.com/live/1384706/Seabox-in-injection-initiative Norwegian player Seabox is leading a joint industry project to mature a subsea water treatment solution towards a full-scale field development. Steve.Marshall@upstreamonline.com (Steve Marshall) http://www.upstreamonline.com/live/1384706/Seabox-in-injection-initiative Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:03:48 +0000 live 'Budget cut' for Mongstad http://www.upstreamonline.com/live/article1384614.ece The Norwegian government is reportedly slashing funding for the Mongstad test centre for carbon capture technology by as much as Nkr40 million ($5.9 million) under a Budget compromise pact with alliance parties. Steve.Marshall@upstreamonline.com (Steve Marshall) http://www.upstreamonline.com/live/article1384614.ece Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:14:48 +0000 live TouGas inks Sumitomo deal http://www.upstreamonline.com/live/1383061/TouGas-inks-Sumitomo-deal Sumitomo has taken a stake in German player TouGas Oilfield Solutions as the latter seeks to expand its global reach. Eoin.Ocinneide@upstreamonline.com (Eoin O'Cinneide) http://www.upstreamonline.com/live/1383061/TouGas-inks-Sumitomo-deal Mon, 10 Nov 2014 08:34:41 +0000 live