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  • 3 August 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Sonar imaging systems and underwater technology specialist EdgeTech has released a new version of its ‘Discover’ sonar software. The new coverage mapper and target logger software comes with all new side scan sonar systems such as the 4125 ultra-high resolution lightweight portable system and the 4200 multi-purpose survey system. The company said that customers using […]

  • 9 January 2020

    Ecuadorian authorities have discovered 88 parcels of cocaine on board a containership in Puerto Bolivar.

  • 9 January 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Petrobras has made a new oil discovery  after drilling the well 9-SES-188D (Petrobras nomenclature) / 9-BRSA-1280D-SES (ANP nomenclature), located at concession area BM-SEAL-11, in block SEAL-M-426, in Sergipe Basin ultra-deep waters. The results confirm the light oil and gas discovery in Farfan area (between 37º and 40º API), as announced to the market on August 9th, […]

  • 4 August 2007

    Crayfish, eels and roach have all been targeted in four incidents of illegal fishing in Kent in the past fortnight. The Environment Agency said alert members of the public had twice notified its officers of the unlicensed activity.

  • 11 May 2007

    The body of a 39-year-old man has been discovered in the water at the Balaclava Quay of Fraserburgh harbour. The dead man, who has not yet been named by police, was found at about 1230 BST on Saturday.

  • 29 August 2013

    OMV announced the discovery of gas and condensate in the Sofiya-2 exploration well in the Mehar exploration license. The presence of hydrocarbons was proven through wireline logging and testing operations. During testing, a total of 18 mn scf/d of gas plus an additional 1,550 barrels of condensate (Gross 4,500 boe/d) flowed from the Ranikot formation. The Sofiya-2 exploration well is […]

  • 14 April 2020
    Business developments & projects, Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    OMV has discovered hydrocarbons at an exploration well offshore New Zealand.

  • 13 January 2008

    The consortium formed by Petrobras (35.15%), Repsol (41% – Operator) and Burlington Resources (23.85%) has discovered gas in Peru, in exploratory well Kinteroni X1, in Block 57, in the Cuzco province. The first production tests, which are still in progress, registered a flow of 1,000,000 cubic meters of gas and 198 cubic meters of condensates […]

  • 17 January 2017
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Statoil has made an oil and gas discovery close to Norne estimated at between 20 and 80 million barrels, one year after the licence award. “It’s great kicking off the new year with a discovery,” said Jez Averty, senior vice president for exploration in Norway and the UK. The drilling of the Cape Vulture exploration […]

  • 17 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    The blocks include the Crown Discovery, initially discovered by ConocoPhillips in 1998.

  • 11 August 2007

    A major search has been called off in the Channel Islands after a man’s body was discovered in a boat. Emergency services, including the coastguard, lifeboats, Channel Islands Air Search and police had been searching since the early hours.

  • 31 October 2013

    Total announced the Mirawa Discovery in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. Located 60 kilometers from the city of Erbil, the Mirawa-1 discovery well on the Harir Block was drilled to a depth of 4,260 meters and encountered significant oil and natural gas columns, with gross intervals of 300 meters of oil shows in the Jurassic […]

  • 22 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    Bodies of two Finnish passengers have been discovered on a cruise ferry operated by Tallink.

  • 1 August 2011

    Iran has discovered a new gas field with considerable in-place reserves, exploration director of the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC), Mahmoud Mohaddes said. He went on to say that, the gas field is located in the Southern parts of the country, Fars News Agency reported. [mappress] Source: NIGC, August 1, 2011;  

  • 19 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    CNOOC Limited has recently made a new mid-sized gas discovery Lingshui17-2, which indicated the first breakthrough on the independent deepwater exploration in Qiongdongnan Basin of South China Sea. Lingshui17-2 is located in the east Lingshui Sag in deepwater area of Qiongdongnan Basin, with the average water depth of about 1,450 meters. The discovery well Lingshui17-2-1 […]

  • 6 August 2013

    Salamander Energy has informed that the G4/50-5 exploration well has discovered oil in the Surin prospect in the Gulf of Thailand. Oil was discovered in good quality Miocene fluvial sandstones in the primary N40 target zone over the interval 1,525 to 1,533 metres TVDSS. Wire-line logs and pressure data confirmed the presence of approximately 8 metres […]

  • 29 July 2013

    Ophir Energy plc announced the successful results of the Mkizi-1 well in Block 1, Tanzania which has resulted in a new gas discovery. Ophir holds 40% of Blocks 1, 3 and 4. BG Group operates with 60%. The Mkizi-1 well was drilled by the Deepsea Metro I drillship and was located in 1,301m water depth, between […]

  • 24 June 2013

    Ithaca Energy Inc. announces that the appraisal well (7225/3-2) being drilled on the Norvarg discovery, located in PL535 in the Norwegian sector of the Barents Sea, has confirmed the presence of hydrocarbons in the Kobbe formation based on the results of wire line logs and formation tests and cores. The partnership has decided to perform a drill stem test (DST) […]

  • 29 January 2020

    Neptune Energy has announced plans for a digital subsurface program with the aim of discovering hydrocarbons 70 percent faster.

  • 26 October 2011
    Business & Finance

    BP Egypt on Monday  announced the Salmon gas discovery in the North El Burg Offshore Concession, Nile Delta. Salmon is the third gas discovery BP has made in the concession following Satis-1 and Satis-3 Oligocene deep gas discoveries. Salmon, drilled by IEOC, the affiliate of ENI in Egypt, on behalf of concession operator BP, is […]

  • 19 January 2006

    An Australian oil exploring company Hardman Resources claims it has discovered oil in Uganda after drilling for three weeks. Oil was reportedly discovered at the Mputa 1 exploration well in Kaisotonya village, Hoima district in western Uganda

  • 2 August 2012

    Ophir Energy announced that the Papa-1 well has made the first Cretaceous gas discovery outboard of the Rufiji Delta in Block 3, offshore Tanzania and is the sixth consecutive discovery by Ophir offshore Tanzania. Papa-1 is located ca. 100km in Block 3, offshore Tanzania; 53km south east of the earlier Pweza-1 discovery. The well spudded […]