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Forcenergy plans big boost in production

Cook Inlet oil production could nearly double in the next few years if Forcenergy Inc. finds the reserves managers hope for on its Redoubt Shoal prospect. Miami-based Forcenergy, which recently emerged from Chapter...
Gas prospects draw bids in Cook Inlet lease sale

...for two tracts, including one straddling the shoreline near the Escopeta tracts. Forest Oil Corp., which bought Forcenergy Inc. last year and recently struck oil with its first well from the new Osprey Platform, bid $30,355 to lease one...
Future projects spell big bucksx

...highway projects, including an upgrade to the Sterling Highway in Soldotna and widening of the Kenai River bridge. Forcenergy Inc. plans installation this summer of a $35 million exploration platform by Redoubt Shoal. It plans $30 million in...
Marathon fuels customers in Alaska, Japan

...oil interests, including roughly 50 percent interests in the inlet's Trading Bay and McArthur River fields, to Forcenergy Inc. The sale closed, but Marathon still holds a 51 percent working interest in natural gas from the Grayling Platform...
Telling times ahead for Kenai Peninsula

...1990, and service jobs have increased by a fifth. There are even signs for hope in the oil industry. Miami-based Forcenergy Inc. has emerged from bankruptcy and plans this summer to install Cook Inlet's first new offshore platform since 1986...
Platform upgrade, North Slope improvements planned this year

...activity could make the equipment for prospects like Tyonek Deep cheaper and easier to find, he said. The new platform Forcenergy Inc. plans to install near West Foreland this summer would be a start. Holhjem said Forcenergy plans to pull pipelines...
Construction of $86 million plant scheduled to begin in 6 months

...or to Valdez, but this definitely puts Nikiski on the map," he said. BP Amoco announced its plans the same day Forcenergy Inc. towed its new Cook Inlet oil platform to a site near West Foreland. Jack Brown, who represents Nikiski on the...


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