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  • 10 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    MultiClient Geophysical ASA (MCG) has entered into an agreement with Polaris E&E Services Inc. to acquire their Post Stack Reprocessed Atlantic Margin 2D seismic data. According to MCG’s press release, the company will pay Polaris for the transaction through revenue share of futures sales. Financial details were not disclosed. The Atlantic Margin data consists of 166,000 km of reprocessed “open file” vintage 2D seismic data, covering the whole East Coast margin of US, from Canada to South […]

  • 19 June 2014

    Ireland’s Minister for Natural Resources Fergus O’Dowd yesterday announced the details of the 2015 Atlantic Margin Oil and Gas Exploration Licensing Round.

  • 22 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Polarcus has successfully completed acquisition of a major new 3D broadband multi-client project in the southern Porcupine Basin, offshore SW Ireland. The extensive survey, undertaken in partnership with ION GeoVentures, saw the technologically-advanced 3D seismic vessel Polarcus Amani tow an ultra-wide 1,350m receiver array comprising ten 2Hz solid digital streamers of 8,100m length. This large […]

  • 12 November 2013

    Irish Minister for Natural Resources, Fergus O’Dowd, yesterday announced the timing and outline of the next Atlantic Margin Oil and Gas Exploration Licensing Round. The full detail of the Round will be announced after a review of oil and gas fiscal terms is complete in early 2014. The Round is scheduled to open in April […]

  • 22 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    The 2nd Annual Ireland Oil & Gas 2014 Summit, organised by London leading business-intelligence group International Research Networks, will take place in Dublin on 4th-5th June. Following the success of the first edition, 200 senior level delegates from existing and potential operators in the Irish oil and gas industry will gather again to learn more […]

  • 22 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Polarcus has completed acquisition of a major new 3D broadband multi-client project in the southern Porcupine Basin, offshore SW Ireland. The extensive survey, undertaken in partnership with ION GeoVentures, saw the technologically-advanced 3D seismic vessel Polarcus Amani tow an ultra-wide 1,350m receiver array comprising ten 2Hz solid digital streamers of 8,100m length. This large seismic […]

  • 7 April 2014

    ION Geophysical Corporation is collaborating with Polarcus to acquire a new 4,000 sq. km. 3D multi-client seismic survey offshore southwest Ireland, the first major survey of the significantly underexplored deep-water Southern Porcupine Basin. Drilling results in the area have proven the existence of a petroleum system, and 2D seismic data indicates significant sediments and prospective […]

  • 7 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    ION Geophysical Corporation announced it is collaborating with Polarcus to acquire a new 4,000 sq. km. 3D multi-client seismic survey offshore southwest Ireland, the first major survey of the significantly under-explored deep-water Southern Porcupine Basin. Drilling results in the area have proven the existence of a petroleum system, and 2D seismic data indicates significant sediments […]

  • 1 July 2014

    Polarcus Amani seismic vessel, owned by Polarcus, has mobilized for a 4,400 sq. km RIGHTBAND(TM) 3D multi-client survey in the Southern Porcupine basin, offshore Ireland. The multi-client project, being acquired in collaboration with ION GeoVentures and GeoPartners, will be the largest ever 3D multi-client seismic survey acquired offshore Ireland. Prior to mobilizing from Cork, Minister […]

  • 27 January 2015

    Wood Mackenzie’s European upstream research team have assessed the most significant events of 2014 impacting Continental & Mediterranean Europe’s (all of Europe excluding UK and Norway) oil and gas sector, including the Ukraine Crisis and the collapse of global oil prices, identifying the key areas to watch this year.   James Webb, Manager for Continental […]

  • 1 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Polarcus Amani has mobilized for a 4,400 sq. km RIGHTBAND 3D multi-client survey in the Southern Porcupine basin, offshore Ireland. The multi-client project, being acquired in collaboration with ION GeoVentures and GeoPartners, will be the largest ever 3D multi-client seismic survey acquired offshore Ireland. Prior to mobilizing from Cork, Minister Pat Rabbitte T.D., Minister for […]

  • 25 June 2010
    Business & Finance

    Minister Conor Lenihan  announced details of new exploration opportunities in Irish waters – the “2011 Atlantic Margin Licensing Round”. The Minister also announced details of a new joint Ireland/Newfoundland-Labrador research project involving a plate reconstruction of the North Atlantic. The 2011 Atlantic Margin Licensing Round is an invitation for oil and gas exploration companies to […]

  • 18 September 2015

    Petrel Resources, an Irish based exploration and production company, has submitted applications for Licence Options in the recent Irish Offshore licensing round. The company says it has targeted three separate packages of acreage, in the Porcupine Basin Region 2, offered in the Submission of Applications for the 2015 Licensing Round – Atlantic Margin. Petrel adds […]

  • 3 June 2016

    Seán Kyne T.D., Ireland’s Minister of State for Natural Resources, on Friday announced the offer of 14 new Licensing Options in the Irish offshore following the conclusion of the 2015 Atlantic Margin Licensing Round. These awards are the second phase of awards under the Licensing Round and follow on from the first phase of awards […]

  • 17 October 2011
    Business & Finance

    Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources, Mr. Pat Rabbitte T.D. today announced the award of thirteen new Licensing Options in the Irish offshore. Making the announcement this morning at the opening of a major petroleum research conference in Dublin Minister Rabbitte said that he was pleased that the international exploration industry had responded positively […]

  • 10 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    Petrel Resources, an Irish based exploration and production company, has formally accepted two new Licensing Options (LOs) awarded in the Porcupine Basin, offshore Ireland, as part of phase two of the 2015 Atlantic Ireland licensing round.  The second phase of the 2015 Atlantic Margin Licensing Round, held last Friday, saw 14 new LOs awarded offshore Ireland. […]

  • 26 July 2010

    Faroe Petroleum plc, the independent oil and gas company focusing principally on exploration, appraisal and undeveloped field opportunities in the Atlantic margin, the North Sea and Norway, announces that drilling operations have commenced on the Anne Marie prospect (Faroe Petroleum 12.5%), located offshore, the Faroe Islands. The commitment well (6004/8a‐1) is located in 1,106m of […]

  • 1 November 2010
    Project & Tenders

    Faroe Petroleum plc, the independent oil and gas company focusing principally on exploration, appraisal and production opportunities in the Atlantic margin, the North Sea and Norway, announce the results of drilling on the Anne Marie exploration prospect (Faroe Petroleum 12.5%), located offshore in Licence 005 in the Faroe Islands, and provide an operational update on […]

  • 2 March 2016

    Norwegian oil company Statoil has been awarded six licensing options in Ireland’s 2015 Atlantic Margin Licensing Round. Statoil will be the operator of four Licensing Options and partner in two licensing options, operated by ExxonMobil Exploration and Production Ireland (Offshore South) Limited. Statoil stated that Ireland’s Department of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources (DCENR) on […]

  • 22 September 2015

    Kosmos Energy Ireland (Kosmos) intends to withdraw from three licences located in the Porcupine Basin, offshore Ireland’s west coast.  Namely, Antrim Energy’s subsidiary, Antrim Exploration (Ireland) Limited, has received notice from Kosmos revealing its intent to withdraw from the Frontier Exploration Licence (FEL) 1/13 in which Kosmos has 75% interest, and Antrim 25%. Kosmos had previously acquired […]

  • 15 May 2013

      OGX Petróleo e Gás Participações S.A. OGXPY.PK), the Brazilian oil and gas company, owned by Eike Batista, has acquired a working interest in 7 deep-water and 2 shallow-water blocks situated in the Equatorial Margin and 4 onshore blocks situated in the Parnaíba Basin during the 11th Exploration License auction round organized by Brazil’s National Petroleum, Natural Gas […]

  • 22 March 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Providence Resources P.l.c., the Irish oil and gas exploration and production company, whose shares are quoted in London (AIM) and Dublin (ESM), provides an update on Licensing Option 11/11. This licensing authorization is located c. 250 km off the south-west coast of Ireland in c. 1,000 metre water depth. The Option was awarded to Providence […]