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  • 12 October 2016
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Hurricane Energy has provisionally selected Technip and FMC Technologies, under their alliance, as its exclusive provider of subsea solutions for the Lancaster Early Production System (EPS) and for subsequent development of the Greater Lancaster Area. Located in UK blocks 205/21a, 205/22a and 205/26b, Lancaster presents the first basement prospect drilled by Hurricane and proved to be […]

  • 7 February 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Hurricane Energy reported on Tuesday that its previous resource estimates of the Lancaster field west of Shetland Islands had been ‘conservative’. The company now expects an uplift in the field’s resources.  Hurricane said that the previously published minimum oil down from the Lancaster 205/21a-7 well of 1,620m TVDSS had been revised to a best case oil-water […]

  • 9 November 2016
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    UK-based oil and gas company Hurricane Energy started drilling the Lincoln well, located west of the Shetland Islands, on Tuesday, November 8, 2016. The spudding of the Lincoln well followed the completion of the Lancaster 7 wells and the subsequent removal of the wear bushing from the 205-21a-6 well and the cessation of drilling activities on […]

  • 3 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    Faster, punchier, and more efficient, HMS Lancaster has put to sea again after a 16-month overhaul in her home port. The Portsmouth-based frigate has emerged from a £22m refit with increased firepower and improved kit from bow to stern and is now being put through her paces off the South Coast. This is the first […]

  • 18 November 2016

    Hurricane Energy, a UK-based oil and gas company developing its Lancaster discovery off UK, has been awarded the Halifax P2308 license off the Shetland Isles by the Oil and Gas Authority in an out of round application. Hurricane said on Friday that the license extends northeast from the company’s existing Lancaster license. The company drilled […]

  • 25 September 2017

    Hurricane Energy’s development plan for the Lancaster offshore field in the UK has been granted consent by the UK authorities. The company on Monday said it had received development and production consent for its Lancaster field development plan, the Early Production System (“EPS”). Robert Trice, Chief Executive, said: “I am delighted that we have been […]

  • 12 December 2017
    Infrastructure, Project & Tenders

    Upgrade works on the Aoka Mizu FPSO, which will operate on the Hurricane-operated Lancaster field off the UK, are progressing as planned and the project remains on schedule for first oil in the first half of 2019. 

  • 27 March 2020
    Infrastructure

    Hurricane Energy has confirmed that a crew member on the Aoka Mizu FPSO at the Lancaster field has been evacuated to the mainland for medical reasons and subsequently tested positive for COVID-19.

  • 6 February 2020

    Hurricane Energy has revealed it will not tie back the Lincoln Crestal well, located in the West of Shetland region, for production through the Aoka Mizu FPSO this year.

  • 8 June 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Hurricane Energy plc, the UK-based oil and gas company, has suspended the farm-out discussions over its Lancaster project west of Shetland. In a statement on Wednesday, Hurricane highlighted the successful completion of a £52.1 million Placing and Subscription announced in May 2016, which will enable Hurricane to proceed independently to drill and test both a […]

  • 10 September 2015

    Hurricane Energy’s Lancaster asset, located west of Shetland, has received an oil field status. The UK-based oil and gas exploration company, said on Thursday that the UK Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) had agreed to the company’s request for a field determination area for Lancaster. According to Hurricane, the OGA has granted the company’s discovery oil […]

  • 27 March 2020
    Infrastructure, Regulation & policy, Safety, Vessels

    Hurricane Energy has confirmed that a crew member on the Aoka Mizu FPSO at the Lancaster field has been evacuated to the mainland for medical reasons and subsequently tested positive for COVID-19.

  • 16 January 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Hurricane Energy plc has spudded the Halifax well, in the North Sea, offshore UK, using the Transocean Spitsbergen drilling rig. The well, formally known as well 205/23-A well, is located in the recently recently awarded P2308 license (“Halifax”), for which Hurricane believes is contiguous to and extends northeast from its existing Lancaster license. The recently drilled Lancaster Pilot […]

  • 12 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    Hurricane Energy plc, a UK-based oil and gas company, has provisionally selected Technip and FMC Technologies, under their alliance, as its exclusive provider of subsea solutions for the Lancaster Early Production System (EPS) and for subsequent development of the Greater Lancaster Area in the North Sea.  The field, located West of Shetland, is expected to […]

  • 20 October 2016

    Hurricane Energy, a company working to develop its Lancaster discovery located West of the Shetland Islands, has conditionally raised £70 million through a share placement with existing and other institutional investors. The company on Thursday said £70 million would be through an issuance of 205,882,353 Placing Shares at a price of 34 pence per share. […]

  • 18 October 2016
    Project & Tenders

    UK-based oil and gas exploration company Hurricane Energy has achieved sustainable flow from the 205 21a-7Z horizontal sidetrack well at its Lancaster field west of Shetland Islands. Hurricane said on Tuesday that it used an electrical submersible pump to achieve a sustainable flow rate of 14,500 stock tank barrels of oil per day with no produced […]

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

    Due to the coronavirus pandemic, Hurricane Energy has received an extension of a deadline to plug and abandon the Lincoln Crestal well off the UK, which will allow it to gather more data and further insight into the reservoir behaviour.

  • 3 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Hurricane Energy plc has announced that it successfully demobilized the Transocean Sedco 712 semi-submersible drilling unit from the Lancaster horizontal appraisal well, West of Shetland, at 2100hrs on 1 July 2014. The Sedco 712 was under contract to Hurricane for 73.5 days – under the budgeted AFE of 75.9 days. Whilst on location the drilling […]

  • 2 October 2017
    Infrastructure, Project & Tenders

    Bluewater-owned FPSO Aoka Mizu, which will operate on Hurricane Energy’s Lancaster field off the UK, has arrived at a shipyard in Dubai for upgrade work.  The UK-based oil and gas company informed on Monday that the FPSO unit Aoka Mizu had arrived at Drydocks World Dubai shipyard on Saturday, September 30, 2017. Drydocks World is also […]

  • 14 February 2018
    Infrastructure, Project & Tenders

    Hurricane Energy has made progress on activities related to the Early Production System for the Lancaster field (Lancaster EPS) located West of Shetland with successful trial fit testing of buoy and FPSO turret.

  • 25 August 2010

    Hurricane Exploration plc announced that it has commenced drilling its Whirlwind basement prospect in Block 205/21 a West of Shetlands. The location is approximately 12 km north of its Lancaster oil discovery well. Whirlwind is geologically similar to Lancaster sharing the same source rock and reservoir seal. The crest of the basement structure is however […]

  • 17 May 2018
    Equipment, Infrastructure

    Hurricane Energy has informed that a buoy set sail for the Lancaster EPS, located in the West of Shetland area.