Coates to depart as Santos chairman

Santos chairman Peter Coates has announced his intention to step down from his role at the Australian oil and gas company in the coming months.

Third train starts at Gorgon LNG

Chevron has launched production from the third train at the Gorgon liquefied natural gas (LNG) project off the northwest coast of Western Australia.

Goyder to replace Chaney as Woodside chairman

Richard Goyder will take over as chairman of Woodside Petroleum next year, his second major appointment since Wesfarmers announced he would step down as managing director of the company earlier this year.

Oil Search proposes PNG contract for Monadelphous joint venture

Monadelphous, in a joint venture with Jacobs Engineering, has received a letter of intent for a five-year, $50 million per annum contract for engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services at Oil Search’s oil and gas production facilities in the Highlands region of Papua New Guinea.