Search results for: Beehive

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  • 24 July 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Melbana Energy has informed that acquisition of the Beehive 3D Seismic Survey has commenced. The Beehive 3D Seismic Survey is being acquired by Polarcus using their vessel Polarcus Naila and will acquire approximately 600km2 of seismic data over the Beehive Prospect in the Joseph Bonaparte Gulf, 225 km southwest of Darwin. The Beehive 3D Seismic […]

  • 23 May 2018

    NOPSEMA has granted Melbana Energy environmental approval to undertake a 3D seismic survey over the Beehive prospect offshore Australia.

  • 25 February 2019

    Melbana Energy has received the fast-track processed data from the Beehive 3D seismic survey offshore Australia undertaken during August 2018.

  • 9 August 2018
    Project & Tenders

    The Beehive prospect has been described as “potentially the largest undrilled hydrocarbon prospect in Australia.”

  • 24 July 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Polarcus has begun the acquisition of the Beehive 3D seismic survey offshore Australia for Melbana.

  • 3 October 2019

    Melbana Energy has received a request from Total and Santos to extend by one month the date by which they must exercise the options they each hold to acquire a 40% interest in WA-488-P in return for agreeing to jointly fund the drilling of the Beehive-1 exploration well off Australia. 

  • 8 June 2018
    Business & Finance

    Polarcus has been awarded a contract to undertake a 3D seismic survey over the Beehive prospect located off Australia.

  • 12 September 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Australian oil and gas exploration company MEO Australia is in talks with four companies over the farmout process for its WA-488-P block offshore W. Australia, containing the giant Beehive prospect. MEO started a farmout process to secure funding partners to progress the technical assessment of, and ultimately drill, the Beehive prospect, following conclusion of the […]

  • 13 December 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Melbana Energy said it has executed a seismic funding and farm in option agreement with Total and Santos in relation to Melbana’s 100% owned WA-488-P, which contains the multi billion barrel Beehive prospect. The agreement provides for Total and Santos to fully fund 100% of the cost of a 3D seismic survey over the Beehive […]

  • 8 June 2018
    Operations & Maintenance

    Polarcus has been awarded a contract to undertake the Beehive 3D seismic survey over the Beehive prospect, one of the largest undrilled hydrocarbon structures in Australia. The Beehive prospect is located in the WA-488-P permit operated by Melbana Energy, with a 100% interest. The Beehive 3D survey is being operated by Australian energy company Santos pursuant to an operations […]

  • 24 July 2018

    Australian independent oil and gas company, Melbana Energy, kicked off the 3D seismic survey of the Beehive prospect in the Joseph Bonaparte Gulf, 225 kilometers southwest of Darwin. 

  • 14 August 2018

    Australian independent oil and gas company, Melbana Energy, said it has completed the 3D seismic survey of the Beehive prospect in the Joseph Bonaparte Gulf, 225 kilometers southwest of Darwin. 

  • 14 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The Beehive 3D seismic survey offshore Australia has been completed safely and without incident, Melbana Energy said on Tuesday. The survey was acquired by Polarcus using its vessel Polarcus Naila. During the planning of the Beehive 3D Seismic Survey, a new lead was identified and the survey area was extended by approximately 100km2 (~16%) to provide […]

  • 14 June 2019

    Melbana Energy has said that preliminary interpretation of the newly acquired Beehive 3D seismic survey off Australia confirms some key technical characteristics of Beehive, further de-risking the prospect.

  • 9 December 2015

    MEO Australia Limited, an independent oil and gas company, has been given an approval to change its work program and defer an exploration well for the Beehive prospect, offshore Australia.  According to this new plan, MEO will drill the exploration well on the Beehive in 2017 although it was previously planned for 2015. The company has been […]

  • 4 September 2018
    Project & Tenders

    NOPTA has granted Melbana the approval to suspend the deadline for completion of the current WA-488-P permit year work obligations by 15 months.

  • 14 August 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Seismic player Polarcus has completed the acquisition of the Beehive 3D seismic survey offshore Australia for Melbana.

  • 25 February 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    Melbana Energy has received fast-track processed data from the Beehive 3D seismic survey undertaken offshore Australia. The survey was acquired by Polarcus using its vessel Polarcus Naila in August 2018. The Beehive survey consisted of the acquisition of approximately 700 km2 of seismic data over the Beehive Prospect and Egret lead in the Joseph Bonaparte Gulf, 225 km southwest of […]

  • 3 December 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Melbana Energy has reached an agreement with Total and Santos to accelerate work on readiness for potential drilling of Beehive-1 in 3Q 2020.

  • 3 April 2019

    Following the receipt and approval of the final processed data from the Beehive 3D seismic survey off Australia, Total and Santos now have six months to exercise option to farm-in and drill the first exploration well on the prospect.

  • 15 July 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    MEO Australia Limited has completed its assessment of the Beehive prospective resource estimates in its recently awarded, 100% owned WA-488-P. The estimated prospective recoverable resources for the two objectives in the Beehive prospect: MEO’s CEO and MD Jürgen Hendrich commented on the announcement: “The Beehive prospect is a giant prospect in the true sense of that term […]

  • 12 December 2017

    Australia’s Santos will partially fund and operate a 3D seismic survey over what it described as the exciting, undrilled Beehive prospect, the Bonaparte Basin offshore Western Australia. The other part of the funding will come from the French oil major Total. This will earn Santos and Total an option to farm into the WA-488-P license and […]