Search results for: Fulmar Explorer

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  • 18 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    SeaBird Exploration has entered into a loan agreement, the proceeds of which will be used to outfit a vessel for seismic operations. In addition, SeaBird has decided to decommission one of its own vessels and recycle its seismic equipment to a chartered vessel.

  • 18 February 2020
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Seismic player SeaBird Exploration has secured a three-year credit facility with SpareBank 1. The company said it will use the proceeds from the loan to repay the bond loan expiring in June, and to outfit the vessel Fulmar Explorer for seismic operations. The outfitting project should start in Q1 with an expected duration of 3 […]

  • 30 July 2019
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Oslo-listed seismic player SeaBird said it will experience delays on two surveys previously secured in West Africa and the Americas. Namely, the 3D survey in West Africa was initially expected to be completed early in Q3 2019 utilizing the Nordic Explorer and is now estimated to be completed in the latter part of Q3. The […]

  • 16 August 2019
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Oslo-listed SeaBird has seen its quarterly loss widened for the period ended June 30, 2019 as revenues picking up was offset by higher costs and delays on two previously announced seismic acquisition campaigns. The seismic data provider for oil and gas companies posted loss of around $6.6 million for the second quarter of 2019, compared […]

  • 14 April 2020
    Business & Finance

    Oslo-listed seismic player SeaBird has decided to reduce costs further and postpone capex until the market situation normalizes. The company said that immediate effects of the COVID-19 situation are operational. In particular, SeaBird said it is experiencing difficulties with crew changes for existing projects and mobilization of crew for new projects due to travel and […]

  • 8 November 2019
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Oslo-listed SeaBird said it will focus on a more asset-light and flexible business model after recognizing a continuous widened quarterly loss. For the period ended September 30, 2019, seismic player booked loss of around $5.1 million, compared to loss of $4.6 million in the corresponding period in 2018. SeaBird generated Q3-2019 revenues of $16 million, […]

  • 30 July 2019

    SeaBird Exploration has experienced delays in seismic surveys in West Africa and the Americas, which will result in increased operating expenses.

  • 10 September 2008

    Faroe Petroleum has agreed a farm-in deal on a UK Central North Sea prospect which is being drilled by Bow Valley close to the Nelson field area. Faroe has agreed to take 10% equity in P1418 covering block 22/11b where Bow Valley is currently drilling on a Fulmar sands prospect. Bow Valley’s exploration well kicked […]

  • 1 September 2010

    Valiant Petroleum plc announced that its operated Viola North exploration well (Licence P1629, Block 30/18b) spud on 30 August 2010 using the Ensco 100 jack-up drilling rig. The well is anticipated to take around 60 days to reach its target depth of 15,750 ft true vertical depth sub-sea (~4,800 metres). The Viola North prospect is […]

  • 29 June 2008

    Oilexco has hit pay in two zones at its Moth prospect exploration well in the UK Central North Sea. Oilexco said it had hit a significant dual zone oil and gas-condensate discovery in the 23/21-6z Moth discovery well, which was drilled to a total depth of 4,458 metres. Hydrocarbon-bearing reservoir sands with a thickness of […]

  • 26 October 2010
    Business & Finance

    Valiant Petroleum plc announces that its operated Viola North exploration well (Licence P1629, Block 30/18b) has reached a depth of approximately 16,000 ft TVDSS (~4,875 metres) and while the Fulmar sand formation was encountered, no hydrocarbons were present in this location. The well will be plugged and abandoned as a dry hole. Despite difficult weather […]

  • 29 March 2011
    Business & Finance

      Antrim Energy Inc., an international oil and gas exploration and production company, announces it has signed a “Letter of Award” with AGR Peak Well Management Limited (“AGR”)to provide well project management and drilling services, including the provision of the semi-submersible drilling rig,  WilPhoenix, for the drilling of two wells within the Greater Fyne Area, […]

  • 3 September 2019

    Wood Mackenzie, an energy intelligence group, expects the number of exploration wells in the North Sea to increase by 25 percent this year. 

  • 20 April 2011
    Business & Finance

    Antrim Energy Inc., an international oil and gas exploration and production company,  has contracted the survey vessel Kommander Jack and has commenced work to obtain site surveys in preparation for the 2011 UK North Sea drilling program.   Surveys will be obtained over the West Teal, Carra and Erne prospects, located in the Greater Fyne […]

  • 3 March 2011
    Business & Finance

     EnCore Oil plc  announce that the Burgman exploration well 28/9-4 in Central North Sea Block 28/9 was spudded at 05.30 hours on Tuesday 1 March 2011. The EnCore operated well is being drilled using the Transocean Galaxy II heavy duty jack-up rig and is being managed by Applied Drilling Technology International (ADTI), a turnkey drilling […]

  • 13 April 2016
    Business & Finance

    WWF-Canada, represented by Ecojustice lawyers, is taking legal action against oil major Shell in what it describes as an effort “to quash Arctic oil and gas exploration permits that continue to obstruct conservation efforts in Lancaster Sound, Nunavut.” The lawsuit argues that Shell Canada’s permits for offshore oil and gas exploration in Lancaster Sound – […]

  • 20 April 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

      Antrim Energy Inc., an international oil and gas exploration and production company,  announces the Company has contracted the survey vessel Kommander Jack and has commenced work to obtain site surveys in preparation for the 2011 UK North Sea drilling program.   Surveys will be obtained over the West Teal, Carra and Erne prospects, located […]

  • 27 December 2012

    Operations are continuing on the Romeo (Licence P.1666, Block 30/11c) exploration prospect (“Romeo”), Trapoil, which owns 12.5 per cent carried interest has informed. Romeo is a four-way dip closure mapped at Base Cretaceous Unconformity with Fulmar sands as the reservoir objective, and with best estimate gross prospective resources for the entire prospect of approximately 44 […]

  • 1 July 2016
    Project & Tenders

    UK-based petroleum exploration and production company, EnQuest, has completed drilling of the Eagle exploration well in the UK North Sea and confirmed it as a discovery.  In the second quarter of 2016, EnQuest undertook the drilling of Eagle exploration well on a 100% working interest basis. Eagle was acquired along with EnQuest’s other interests in the […]

  • 24 May 2018

    Faroe Petroleum has been awarded a new prospective exploration license in the UK’s 30th Licence Round.

  • 12 April 2016

    World Wildlife Fund Canada, the environment conservation organization, has taken legal action challenging validity of some Shell’s offshore exploration permits in Canada. WWF-Canada is aiming to have Shell’s Lancaster Sound oil and gas exploration permits declared expired. The conservation group claims that the permits issued more than four decades ago, are now expired “and therefore invalid.” […]

  • 1 August 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Apache Corporation said today that the third well in the Bacchus Field in the United Kingdom sector of the North Sea has pushed field production past 17,600 barrels of oil per day. Apache has a 50 percent interest in the field. The Bacchus B-1 development well, which commenced production in July, currently is producing 9,400 […]