Search results for: Echidna

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  • 1 April 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Karoon Gas Australia has announced the spudding of the third well in the current Santos Basin drilling campaign, the Echidna-1 exploration well, at 1500 hrs BRT on March 31, 2015. The top of the reservoir section is expected to be penetrated within approximately 3 weeks with the well reaching a planned total depth of 2,400mRT during April 2015. […]

  • 21 July 2015
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Searcher Seismic, in cooperation with MAGE, has announced the acquisition of the Echidna Regional Broadband 2D seismic survey covering the Porcupine & Slyne Basins and the Goban Spur offshore Ireland, is now complete. Searcher Seismic started the survey in March 2015. According to the company, comprised of approximately 9,100 km of long-offset broadband 2D seismic data, […]

  • 21 July 2015
    Operations & Maintenance

    Searcher Seismic in cooperation with MAGE, completed acquisition of the Echidna Regional Broadband 2D seismic survey covering the Porcupine & Slyne Basins and the Goban Spur offshore Ireland. The Echidna survey is comprised of approximately 9,100 km of high quality, long-offset broadband 2D seismic data. Data is available in both time and depth, with fast track […]

  • 26 July 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Karoon Gas Australia approved the development concept for the Echidna light oil discovery, progressing the project to the next phase in the development, front-end engineering and design (FEED). This development milestone is a result of 18 months of subsurface evaluation including reservoir modelling, production scenario analysis, well construction feasibility studies and development optimisation. The optimisation […]

  • 20 April 2015
    Project & Tenders

    Karoon Gas Australia Ltd has announced that a 213 metre gross oil column has been confirmed in the Echidna-1 exploration well, in the Santos Basin offshore Brazil, from wireline pressure data across the Paleocene and Maastrichtian aged reservoir intervals. The well was spudded on March 31, 2015. According to Karoon, physical oil samples recovered measure a […]

  • 20 March 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Karoon Gas Australia has reported that the Kangaroo West-1 exploration well, located in exploration block S-M-1165, off Brazil, had reached its planned total depth of 3,170 mRT. Based on mudlog and LWD petrophysical data, no hydrocarbons were intersected. The well intersected a good thick sealing unit before penetrating a thick sequence of Paleocene to Campanian interbedded sands and […]

  • 6 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    UK-based energy services company Wood Group has been awarded a multi-year contract from Karoon Petróleo & Gás to provide engineering services for the full development of the Echidna field offshore Brazil. Wood Group said on Thursday that this marked the first project between the two companies. The company added that the contract would be executed […]

  • 8 September 2015

    Karoon Gas Australia Ltd has been given the approval for the revised appraisal plan (PAD) for five blocks in the Santos Basin, offshore Brazil. The approval was given by the Brazilian oil and gas regulator, the Agência Nacional do Petróleo, Gás Natural e Biocombustíveis (ANP). Karoon owns 65% stakes in S‐M‐1037, S‐M‐1101, S‐M‐1102, S‐M‐1165 and S‐M‐1166 […]

  • 7 May 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Karoon Gas Australia Ltd has announced the production test results from the company’s most recent discovery, the Echidna-1 exploration well in the Santos Basin, Brazil. Karoon spudded the Echidna-1 exploration well on March 31, 2015 and confirmed a 213 metre gross oil column on April 20, 2015. According to the company, the test produced a facility constrained […]

  • 20 February 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Karoon Gas has received an approval from Brazilian authorities to change the work program on its blocks offshore Brazil in favor of progressing Echidna and Kangaroo projects to a future development phase.

  • 17 March 2015
    Operations & Maintenance

    Searcher Seismic in cooperation with MAGE, announced the start of acquisition of the Echidna Regional Broadband 2D seismic survey. Comprising of approximately 9,000 km of high quality, long-offset broadband 2D seismic data, the Echidna survey will be the first comprehensive well-tie survey covering the Atlantic Margin off western Ireland, Searcher said in a press release. […]

  • 17 March 2015

    Searcher Seismic in cooperation with MAGE, has announced that acquisition of the Echidna Regional Broadband 2D seismic survey started today. Comprising of approximately 9,000 km of high quality, long-offset broadband 2D seismic data, the Echidna survey will be the first comprehensive well-tie survey covering the Atlantic Margin off western Ireland. Jan Gunnar Opsal, Norway Country […]

  • 4 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Searcher Seismic in conjunction with project partner MAGE, has announced the Echidna Regional Broadband 2D seismic survey in Ireland. The Echidna Regional Broadband 2D seismic survey comprises of approximately 9,000 km of high quality, long offset broadband 2D seismic data and will be the first comprehensive well-tie survey covering the Atlantic Margin off western Ireland. The […]

  • 4 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Searcher Seismic in conjunction with project partner MAGE, has announced the Echidna Regional Broadband 2D seismic survey in Ireland. The Echidna Regional Broadband 2D seismic survey comprises of approximately 9,000 km of high quality, long offset broadband 2D seismic data and will be the first comprehensive well-tie survey covering the Atlantic Margin off western Ireland. […]

  • 2 February 2018
    Infrastructure, Project & Tenders

    Karoon Gas Australia has launched a request for tender to select suppliers for its operated Echidna development located offshore Brazil. 

  • 25 May 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Karoon Gas has entered the development and production phase for the Echidna and Kangaroo light oil fields located off Brazil, following ANP approval.

  • 26 July 2017
    Infrastructure

    Karoon Gas Australia has approved the development concept for the Echidna prospect offshore Brazil following a year and a half of work on subsurface evaluation. The project, planned to be developed using an FPSO unit, and located in the Santos Basin, will progress to the next phase of the development, Front-End Engineering and Design (‘FEED’). […]

  • 24 December 2015

    Karoon Gas Australia, an independent oil company, has hired the Olinda Star semi‐submersible drilling rig, for operations in Brazil. The Olinda Star has been contracted to drill two firm wells and two optional wells in Karoon’s 65% owned and operated Santos Basin blocks S‐M‐1037, 1101, 1102, 1165 and 1166 (the ‘Blocks’), with drilling scheduled to start during the […]

  • 14 June 2016

    Karoon Gas Australia has issued a default notice to Pacific Exploration and Production Corp., its joint venture partner in the Santos Basin blocks offshore Brazil, in respect of an overdue payment.  Karoon has 65% interest in five Santos Basin blocks, S‐M‐1037, 1101, 1102, 1165 & 1166, and Pacific holds the remaining 35%. Karoon said the company has issued the […]

  • 6 April 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Wood Group has been awarded a multi-year contract from Karoon Petróleo & Gás to provide owner’s engineering services to support the Echidna field development offshore Brazil. The contract will be executed by Wood Group’s Rio de Janeiro office focusing on the technical requirements of a floating production unit (FPU) and subsea structures, and all bid […]

  • 4 April 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Australia’s Karoon Gas is moving closer to making a Final Investment Decision (FID) for its Echidna and Kangaroo projects offshore Brazil.

  • 3 October 2017
    Exploration & Production

    Brazilian oil and gas regulator ANP last week held a licensing round, offering 287 offshore and onshore exploration blocks for oil companies to bid for. Out of the 287 blocks, it offered 76 offshore blocks in the Santos basin, the second largest producer of oil and the first of natural gas in Brazil. Only one […]