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  • 2 December 2010
    Business & Finance

    BPZ Resources, Inc. announces the Company has placed the Corvina oil field, located in offshore Block Z-1 in northwest Peru, into commercial production. The Company has started operating the gas compressor at the CX-11 Corvina platform to re-inject the associated gas and thus avoid gas flaring. The Company is now in the process of reopening […]

  • 17 April 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    BPZ Energy, an independent oil and gas exploration and production company, yesterday provided an operational update for offshore Block Z-1. For the first quarter ended March 31, 2013, average combined production from the Corvina and Albacora fields at offshore Block Z-1 was 1,491 net (2,924 gross) barrels of oil per day (bopd). CORVINA FIELD CX-15 […]

  • 1 October 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    BPZ Energy, an independent oil and gas exploration and production company, provided an update on its Corvina field operations. CX-15 Platform The hull tower for the CX-15 platform was successfully floated off the transport vessel, uprighted and ballasted. Subsequently, the topside facility was also successfully mated to the hull tower. The CX-15 platform is now […]

  • 5 October 2010

    BPZ Resources, Inc. announced today that the A-17D well in its Albacora field located offshore northwest Peru has been deemed a dry hole. As a result, the Company has made a decision to suspend drilling operations at Albacora until its planned 3D seismic acquisition program, originally started in 2009, but suspended at the request of […]

  • 23 December 2014
    Project & Tenders

    BPZ Energy, an independent oil and gas exploration and production company, has started production from another Corvina well, offshore Peru. In its operational update, BPZ said that the Corvina CX15-14D development well was completed in early December. The well was drilled to a total measured depth of 7,845 feet and completed in six weeks. For […]

  • 11 November 2014
    Operations & Maintenance

    Cap Energy announces that a 3D seismic survey on the Block 5B, offshore Guinea-Bissau, started on November 04, 2014. The contract was awarded to Polarcus Limited and will cover an area of circa 2,673 km2 over the Block. The survey is expected to take approximately two months to complete, after which the results will be processed and […]

  • 1 March 2013

    BPZ Energy, an independent oil and gas exploration and production company, today announced an update to Block Z-1 operations in Peru. Corvina CX-15 Drilling Preparations for the new CX-15 development drilling campaign continue with some delays deemed necessary to make adjustments to the platform’s draft (submerged depth). As a result, the first well spud is […]

  • 3 May 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    GMC & Horton Wison Deepwater confirm Joint Venture for ground breaking Shallow Water Buoyant Tower Design and Supply – First contract secured and underway

  • 11 November 2014

    A 3D seismic survey on Cap Energy Plc’s Block 5B, offshore Guinea-Bissau, started on November 4, 2014.     The contract was awarded to Polarcus Limited and will cover an area of circa 2,673 km2 over the Block. The survey is expected to take approximately two months to complete, after which the results will be processed and […]

  • 4 May 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    GMC and Horton Wison Deepwater confirmed their Joint Venture established to design and supply innovative Buoyant Towers for shallow water fields. Kevin Chell, CEO of the joint venture, stated “The Buoyant Tower concept draws on the proven technology of the cellspar and the design provides multiple benefits for fields where other concepts would be problematic […]

  • 28 December 2012

    BPZ Energy , an independent oil and gas exploration and production company, announced that on December 26, 2012, it closed its contractual arrangements for the sale of a 49% participating interest (“closing”) in offshore Block Z-1 to Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp. The Board of Directors of Perupetro and the Ministry of Energy and Mines have […]

  • 2 October 2013

    BPZ Energy has announced spudding of the A-18D development well at the Albacora field platform, located in offshore Block Z-1 in Peru. Drilling and completion of the well is expected to take up to twelve weeks. Targeted depth of the well will be approximately 12,000 feet subsea. BPZ Energy President and CEO Manolo Zuniga commented, […]

  • 22 January 2015

    BPZ Energy, an today provided initial production rates from the Albacora A-27D development well at offshore Block Z-1 in Peru,  in which the company owns a 51% stake. The A-27D well was drilled to a total measured depth of approximately 14,500 feet. For the last 10 days, the well has averaged approximately 1,135 barrels of oil per […]

  • 7 August 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Houston-based BPZ Energy and Shanghai-based Wison Offshore & Marine Ltd., a subsidiary of the Wison Group, announced the successful load out and sail away of the world’s first Buoyant Tower drilling and production platform destined for installation at BPZ Energy’s Corvina field located offshore Peru. The CX-15 platform was safely completed and successfully delivered to […]

  • 20 December 2013

    BPZ Energy, today provided an update on its multi-well development drilling campaign at the offshore Corvina and Albacora fields as well as the three-well exploration program at onshore Block XXIII. Offshore Block Z-1 (51% working interest) Testing continues on the CX15-1D well with gross production averaging 430 bopd during the past 45 days from the […]

  • 6 August 2012
    Business & Finance

    Houston-based BPZ Energy and Shanghai-based Wison Offshore & Marine Ltd., a subsidiary of the Wison Group, announced today the successful load out and sail away of the world’s first Buoyant Tower drilling and production platform destined for installation at BPZ Energy’s Corvina field located offshore Peru. The CX-15 platform was safely completed and successfully delivered […]

  • 3 April 2013

    BPZ Energy , an independent oil and gas exploration and production company, today provided an update on offshore Block Z-1 in Peru. Platform monitoring and control system modifications to facilitate operation of the CX-15 platform before new drilling can begin are being worked on by the Block Z-1 partners. Temporary equipment is tracking platform response […]

  • 6 August 2012
    Business & Finance

    Houston-based BPZ Energy and Shanghai-based Wison Offshore & Marine Ltd., a subsidiary of the Wison Group, announced today the successful load out and sail away of the world’s first Buoyant Tower drilling and production platform destined for installation at BPZ Energy’s Corvina field located offshore Peru. The CX-15 platform was safely completed and successfully delivered […]

  • 4 May 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    FMC Technologies, Inc. announced that it has been awarded a contract by Petrobras  to supply two subsea separation and boosting systems for the Congro and Corvina fields, located offshore Brazil in the Campos Basin. The contract has a value of approximately $130 million in revenue to FMC Technologies. In addition to a subsea gas/liquid separation […]

  • 27 April 2012
    Business & Finance

     Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp. announced today that it has reached an agreement with BPZ Resources, Inc. to enter into a series of transactions ultimately resulting in the acquisition of beneficial ownership of a 49% undivided participating interest in the Z-1 exploration and development block (“Block Z-1”), offshore in Peru. Under the terms of the agreement, […]

  • 4 November 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    BPZ Energy, an independent oil and gas exploration and production company, announced receipt of the approval to acquire 3-D Seismic Data in Offshore Block Z-1 and also provided financial and operational results for the three and nine-month periods ended September 30, 2011. For three months ended September 30, 2011, the Company reported operating income of […]

  • 4 May 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    FMC Technologies, Inc. that it has been awarded a contract by Petrobras to supply two subsea separation and boosting systems for the Congro and Corvina fields, located offshore Brazil in the Campos Basin . The contract has a value of approximately $130 million in revenue to FMC Technologies. In addition to a subsea gas/liquid separation […]