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  • 23 August 2018

    United Oil & Gas has been awarded two blocks, including an oil discovery, in the UK North Sea. 

  • 12 December 2019

    United Oil & Gas has completed the sale of the North Sea Blocks 15/18d and 15/19b (License P2366) to Hibiscus for a headline consideration of up to $5 million.

  • 17 July 2019
    Business & Finance

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

  • 17 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Hansa Hydrocarbons Limited has completed a farm-out with GDF SUEZ E&P Nederland B.V. (part of the ENGIE Group) in respect of a 30% interest in its 4Quads licences (blocks G18, H16, M3 and N1) in the Dutch North Sea. Pursuant to this transaction Hansa and GDF SUEZ E&P Nederland B.V. will each hold a 30% […]

  • 12 August 2014
    Business & Finance

    Lundin Petroleum has entered into agreements to acquire a 35 percent interest in PL674, offshore Norway.     Lundin Norway, a subsidiary of Lundin Petroleum, will acquire a 15 percent interest in PL674 from Petrolia Norway AS and a 20 percent interest of a carve out area of PL674 from E.ON. The effective date for […]

  • 26 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian authorities have approved the transfer of 40 percent interests and operatorship in production licences 509S and 509BS from Wintershall Norge AS to North Energy. The licences contain oil prospects and are located in the North Sea, south of the Gullfaks area. A potential discovery could be tied back to existing nearby  infrastructure. Drill or drop decision is […]

  • 9 September 2019

    United Oil & Gas has accepted the formal offer from the Oil and Gas Authority, the UK oil and gas regulator, of a 100% interest in four blocks located in the UK North Sea.

  • 2 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    Sterling Resources Ltd. announces that it has been successful in the UK 27th Offshore Licencing Round awards (second tranche), which were recently announced by the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC). Sterling has been informed by DECC of the successful award of a licence covering Blocks 42/2(split), 42/3(split), 42/4, 42/5 & 36/30, which […]

  • 29 April 2013

    Fairfield Energy, the North Sea-focused independent oil and gas company, has announced the start of a 400km² Broadband 3D seismic survey over their recently awarded 27th Round Licence P2089 Block 43/28. The survey will be acquired by Polarcus and will fulfil the firm commitment work programme on the licence, where wholly owned subsidiary Fairfield Cedrus […]

  • 14 November 2014

    GDF SUEZ will acquire a 10% share in the licence PL 420, offshore Norway, from Statoil. The area is situated in the North Sea, approximately 45 kilometres from shore and 20 kilometres southwest of the Gjøa field.   RWE Dea Norge as the operator of the block, began drilling at the well Atlas exploration well in the license […]

  • 24 April 2014

    The Danish Energy Agency is opening the 7th Licensing Round for interested oil and gas companies, who are invited to submit applications to the DEA for new North Sea oil and gas licences. The application period ends on 20 October 2014. The areas offered for licensing are located in the Central Graben, where the majority […]

  • 29 August 2018

    A new wave of privately backed oil firms has taken over the North Sea basin by storm spurring record M&A activity over the past few years.

  • 10 October 2016

    Jersey Oil & Gas, an oil and gas company ‎focused on the UK Continental Shelf , is set to complete a farm-out of its North Sea assets. The farm-out agreed with Norway’s Statoil in August is expected to be completed soon. “Following receipt of funds by all parties, which is expected imminently, JOG will have completed […]

  • 11 February 2013

    Enegi, the independent oil and gas company,  has reached agreement with Azimuth Limited  with a view to farming-out part of Block 22/12b, in the UK North Sea, to Azimuth. The Block contains the Phoenix discovery (the “Phoenix Area”) with the remaining acreage on the Block being made up of potential exploration opportunities (the “Exploration Area”). […]

  • 30 November 2017

    Upland Resources is set to farm into an offshore block in the Inner Moray Firth off Scotland, UK, and plans to start drilling in late 2018. The company has signed a farm-in agreement with Corallian Energy Limited for a 40 percent stake in UK Seaward Production Licence P2235 (UKCS Block 11/24b). The block contains the […]

  • 30 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    A joint venture of Europa Oil & Gas and a private company registered in Scotland, Arenite Petroleum, has been conditionally awarded by Oil and Gas Authority (OGA), the UK oil and gas regulator, a Promote Licence over Block 41/24 in the Southern North Sea. The Licence has been awarded as part of the 28th Seaward Licensing […]

  • 6 July 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Lochard Energy Group Plc today announces that its 100% owned subsidiary Zeus Petroleum Limited has signed Farm Out Agreements with Petroleum Geo-Services or its designated affiliate to transfer a 40% stake in six North Sea blocks (16/8c, 3/5, 3/10c, 9/17b, 9/22b and 14/17) in return for access to 3D seismic data and associated seismic interpretation […]

  • 30 June 2014

    Hungary’s MOL Plc.has executed a Sale and Purchase Agreement with Premier Oil UK Limited to acquire shareholding interest in Central North Sea offshore assets in 6 licences.

  • 13 August 2010

    Nautical Petroleum  announces that the 9/02b-D appraisal well on North Sea Block 9/2b spudded on 12 August 2010. The drilling activity is being performed by the Ocean Nomad semi submersible rig and the full programme is expected to take approximately 45 days. A further announcement will be made once the drilling is completed. Nautical holds […]

  • 15 July 2010

    Ascent Resources plc, the AIM-traded oil and gas exploration and production company, through its subsidiary Ascent Resources (Netherlands) BV (‘ARN’), has increased its interest in the M10/11 block in the southern North Sea off the Netherlands’ coast. Following the transfer of McLaren Resources Inc’s (‘McLaren’) 27% interest in the block, ARN now holds a 54% […]

  • 11 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    Nautical Petroleum plc announces that the Carnaby exploration well 28/9-5 in Central North Sea Block 28/9 was spudded at 05:45 hours on Friday 11 May 2012. The well is being drilled using the Sedco 711 semi-submersible rig and is being managed by Applied Drilling Technology International (ADTI). The well is expected to take approximately 25 […]

  • 6 July 2011
    Business & Finance

    Lochard Energy Group Plc today announces that its 100% owned subsidiary Zeus Petroleum Limited has signed Farm Out Agreements with Petroleum Geo-Services or its designated affiliate to transfer a 40% stake in six North Sea blocks (16/8c, 3/5, 3/10c, 9/17b, 9/22b and 14/17) in return for access to 3D seismic data and associated seismic interpretation […]