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  • 21 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    MEO Australia Limited has been advised by the National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator (NOPTA) that the Commonwealth – Western Australia Offshore Petroleum Joint Authority has approved an application for a work program variation for Exploration Permit WA-361-P in the Carnarvon Basin. MEO applied for the work program variation on behalf of the WA-361-P Joint Venture […]

  • 29 May 2020
    Authorities & Government, Regulation & policy, Rules & Regulation

    Australian offshore regulator has granted Melbana Energy the approval to suspend the deadline for completion of the current WA-488-P permit year work obligations by 12 months.

  • 9 August 2018
    Project & Tenders

    The Beehive prospect has been described as “potentially the largest undrilled hydrocarbon prospect in Australia.”

  • 12 June 2015
    Project & Tenders

    Australia’s National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator (NOPTA) has approved the transfer of an 80% working interest in exploration permit WA-503-P, offshore Australia, to Rampart Energy Ltd.  In March 2015, Rampart secured rights to an 80% working interest as Operator in the said exploration permit, through an agreement with Neon Energy and partner Black Swan Resources Pty Ltd. Block WA-503-P is […]

  • 30 January 2013

    Nexus Energy said that the Crux Joint Venture has received an offer from the Joint Authority for the issuance of a Retention Lease for five years. The application for the Retention Lease with respect to Production Licence AC/L9 was lodged with the National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator (NOPTA) following completion of the consolidation of the […]

  • 13 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    MEO Australia Limited (MEO) said that the National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator (NOPTA) has approved a six month suspension and extension to the current Permit Year 5 of NT/P68. As it has been reported in February, the company is in the process of withdrawing from the Blackwood gas discovery and retaining a 100% interest in the remainder of […]

  • 24 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Tangiers Petroleum Limited has advised that the site survey has been completed at the location of the TAO-1 well, offshore Morocco, and is compatible for the use of a jack-up rig. A Novation Agreement has been entered into by Galp Energia on behalf of the joint venture partners to secure access to the Ralph Coffman Drilling Unit to […]

  • 30 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    Rampart Energy has secured rights to an 80% working interest as Operator in exploration permit WA-503-P, off Australia, through an agreement with Neon Energy and partner Black Swan Resources Pty Ltd (Black Swan). Subject to the approval of the National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator (NOPTA), Rampart will be assigned the 80% interest in WA-503-P in consideration […]

  • 5 July 2013

    Australian oil and gas company Woodside has decided to divest its stake in the WA-389-P permit, located in Australia. Cue Energy Resources, which owns a share in the licence, has announced that subject to the necessary regulatory approvals, it has agreed to increase its interest from 35% to 40% in WA-389-P in the Carnarvon Basin, Western […]

  • 15 April 2016

    Beach Energy of Australia informed on Friday it has decided to withdraw from the Basker, Manta and Gummy gas field permits (BMG joint venture).

  • 13 February 2019
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Diamond Offshore-owned semi-submersible drilling rig Ocean Apex has been hired for the drilling of the Ironbark prospect in exploration permit WA-359-P, offshore Western Australia.

  • 13 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Bass Strait Oil Company’s request for cancellation of the Petroleum Exploration Permit Vic/P42 in Australia has been approved by the National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator. On the 20th September 2013, Bass Strait Oil Company announced the execution of a Collaboration Agreement with HIREX Petroleum Sdn Bhd. to reassess prospectivity of Vic/P42 with new technology. BAS entered the […]

  • 24 October 2014

    Statoil was awarded a large exploration permit located in the prolific Northern Carnarvon Basin on the Northwest shelf of Australia. This is Statoil’s third asset in Australia, adding to the onshore operatorship in the Northern Territory’s South Georgina basin and four BP-operated offshore permits in the Great Australian Bight. The permit WA-506-P covers an area of […]

  • 30 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    Nexus Energy Limited (Nexus) advises that the Crux Joint Venture has received an offer from the Joint Authority for the issuance of a Retention Lease for five years. The application for the Retention Lease with respect to Production Licence AC/L9 was lodged with the National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator (NOPTA) following completion of the consolidation […]

  • 18 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    3D Oil Limited has advised that Carnarvon Hibiscus Pty Ltd has exercised the VIC/L31 Option to acquire the VIC/L31 Remaining Interest, offshore Australia, from 3D Oil Limited for a consideration of USD 14.05 million. The payment of the VIC/L31 Option Consideration and the completion of the acquisition of the VIC/L3 Remaining Interest (together with the completion of VIC/L31 Sale […]

  • 20 December 2016

    Australia’s National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator (NOPTA) has approved the transfer of equity and operatorship of exploration permit WA-409-P off Australia from Cue Energy Resources to BP. Cue said on Tuesday that the confirmation completes the transaction announced by the company on October 13, 2016. As agreed, BP acquired 80 percent equity and will be the […]

  • 24 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Statoil continues to expand in Australia, with the award of 100% equity share in a large exploration permit located in the prolific Northern Carnarvon Basin on the Northwest shelf of Australia. This is Statoil’s third asset in Australia, adding to the onshore operatorship in the Northern Territory’s South Georgina basin and four BP-operated offshore permits […]

  • 6 December 2013

    Hibiscus Petroleum has announced that the National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator (NOPTA) of Australia has on 5 December 2013, awarded the VIC/P57 joint venture, a Production Licence VIC/L31, over the West Seahorse oil field in the offshore Gippsland Basin, Victoria, Australia. “The Production Licence award provides greater certainty to the West Seahorse project. A Final Investment Decision is currently […]

  • 25 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    IPB Petroleum has announced that WA-424-P Joint Venture (IPB 75%, CalEnergy 25%, and Operator) has secured the Stena Clyde semi-submersible drill rig for its upcoming Pryderi-1 exploration well in the Browse Basin, located north of Broome, offshore Western Australia. Based on contracted terms and the current rig schedule, IPB Petroleum estimates that the Pryderi-1 well will spud during October 2014. With the […]

  • 13 October 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Australian oil and gas company Cue Energy Resources has received approval for a suspension of the Year 4 work program commitment on the WA-389-P permit offshore Australia. Cue Energy said on Thursday that the approval was awarded by the National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator (NOPTA). Namely, the Year 4 work commitment comprises geological and geotechnical […]

  • 14 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    Australia’s oil and gas exploration and production company Tap Oil has agreed to sell an interest in a permit off W. Australia to a private E&P company. Tap Oil said on Wednesday it was going to sell its 20 percent interest in permit WA-8-L as a part of its strategy to realize value from its non-core […]

  • 13 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Karoon Gas Australia Ltd has received a cash payment of US$600 million as a result of the completion of the sale of its 40 per cent interest in Browse Basin permits, WA-315-P and WA-398-P to Origin Energy Limited. A further reimbursement of back costs associated with the Pharos-1 well will be received in the coming […]