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  • 27 June 2017

    Irish oil & gas explorer Petrel Resources is in arbitration with the Australian energy company Woodside Energy due to alleged breach of contract related to a seismic program over a license offshore Ireland.  Petrel and Woodside were partners in two Irish Atlantic licenses, FEL 3/14 and FEL 4/14, after Woodside farmed into these Porcupine Basin licenses in 2013 by […]

  • 6 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    Petrel Resources, an Irish based exploration and production company, has been awarded two new licensing options in the Porcupine Basin, offshore Ireland, in the second phase of the 2015 Atlantic Margin Licensing Round. The first phase of the 2015 Atlantic Margin Licensing Round was held in February this year with the award of fourteen licenses, […]

  • 4 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Petrel Resources plc (Petrel) has been awarded, by the Department of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources, Frontier Exploration Licences 3/14 and 4/14 in the Irish Atlantic’s Porcupine Basin. The acreage licensed collectively covers approximately 1,050km2 or 75% of the 1,400km2 previously held under Licensing Options 11/4 and 11/6. In August 2013, Petrel farmed out 85% […]

  • 28 June 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Petrel Resources plc announces that it has agreed to farm-out 85% of its Atlantic Porcupine Basin holding to Woodside, Australia’s largest independent oil and gas company. The agreement covers all of Petrel’s participating interest in Licensing Option 11/6 (comprising offshore blocks 45/6, 45/11, 45/16 and 44/15) and Licensing Option 11/4 (comprising offshore blocks 35/23, 35/24 […]

  • 25 May 2016
    Operations & Maintenance

    Woodside, along with its partner Petrel Resources, has received environmental approvals from the Department of Communications, Climate Change, and Natural Resources for 3D seismic acquisition in Porcupine Basin off Ireland. The acquisition, awarded to PGS by Woodside, will include the 3D surveys over Granuaile and Bréanann prospects. PGS’ Ramform Vanguard vessel will conduct the surveys, […]

  • 25 May 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Australian energy company Woodside has received environmental approvals from the Department of Communications, Climate Change, & Natural Resources in Ireland for the 3D seismic surveys on its acreage in the Irish Atlantic.  Woodside is the operator of licences FEL 3/14 and FEL 4/14, in the Porcupine Basin of the Irish Atlantic Margin, with 85% interest, and Petrel Resources […]

  • 26 September 2018

    Petrel Resources has raised £400,000 ($526,500 ) by placing shares and plans to use the proceeds to fund costs related to its Ghanaian assets.

  • 26 September 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS) has completed the Bréanann 3D seismic acquisition program, in the northern Porcupine Basin offshore Ireland, for the Australian energy company Woodside.  Around 1,400km2 of the Bréanann seismic survey is directly over or around FEL 3/14. Woodside is the operator of licenses FEL 3/14 and FEL 4/14 in the Irish Atlantic and Petrel Resources is […]

  • 30 June 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS) started the Bréanann 3D seismic program, located in the Frontier Exploration Licence 3/14 in the Porcupine Basin, Irish Atlantic, on June 27 for the Australian energy company Woodside.   Woodside is the operator of licences FEL 3/14 and FEL 4/14 in the Irish Atlantic with 85% interest, and Petrel Resources is its partner with 15% […]

  • 5 December 2019
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Neptune Energy said it has begun seismic surveys in the Petrel field, located in the Bonaparte Basin of Australia. The study will expand the area of seismic data Neptune holds and increase the quality and breadth of data to allow Neptune and its partners to plan for the future. Neptune, on behalf of the Petrel […]

  • 19 September 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Following years of stalemate Petrel Resources and its partners in the Pan Andean consortium might be on the verge of resolving a dispute over their offshore assets in Ghana. To remind, in 2008 the Pan Andean consortium in which Petrel now holds a 30% stake agreed an exploration licence over block Tano 2A in Ghana, however the agreement […]

  • 5 December 2019

    Polarcus has begun seismic surveys in the Neptune Energy-operated Petrel field, located in the Bonaparte Basin of Australia, which is the first substantial investment in Petrel for five years.

  • 17 September 2018

    Oil companies Clontarf and Petrel saw their shares spike on Monday following news on the resolution of a long-standing issue over an offshore block in Ghana.

  • 30 June 2016
    Operations & Maintenance

    Norwegian seismic player, PGS, has kicked off the Bréanann 3D seismic programme for Woodside on Frontier Exploration Licence (FEL) 3/14 in the Porcupine Basin, Irish Atlantic. The survey programme will cover over 2,400 square kilometers, of which circa 40 percent relates to FEL 3/14, Petrel, which holds 15 percent carried interest in the licence, informed. In […]

  • 20 March 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Wreckage from the USS Juneau (CL-52) was discovered on March 17, 2018, by the expedition crew of research vessel Petrel. The Juneau was sunk by a Japanese torpedo during the Battle of Guadalcanal, ultimately killing 687 men including all five of the Sullivan brothers. The Atlanta-class light cruiser was found 4,200 meters (about 2.6 miles) […]

  • 3 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    SeaBird Exploration has received a notice of extension for the Petrel Explorer seismic vessel charter.

  • 18 September 2015

    Petrel Resources, an Irish based exploration and production company, has submitted applications for Licence Options in the recent Irish Offshore licensing round. The company says it has targeted three separate packages of acreage, in the Porcupine Basin Region 2, offered in the Submission of Applications for the 2015 Licensing Round – Atlantic Margin. Petrel adds […]

  • 26 September 2016
    Operations & Maintenance

    PGS has completed Bréanann 3D seismic acquisition over circa 2.392 km2 of the northern Porcupine Basin, 150 km west off the Kerry coast, south-western Ireland. The 3D seismic took over 40 days to acquire. Around 1,400 km2 relates to FEL 3/14, in which Petrel has a 15% carried interest. PGS’ Ramform Vanguard vessel conducted the survey. Processing of the seismic data […]

  • 16 February 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    A US Navy-led mission aboard research vessel RV Petrel has mapped the wreckage of a C-2A Greyhound aircraft that crashed into the Philippine Sea en route to USS Ronald Reagan on November 22, 2017. Using the vessel’s side scan sonar and an ROV to survey the aircraft from February 2-5, the team determined the aircraft […]

  • 13 February 2019

    Wreckage of the World War II aircraft carrier USS Hornet was recently discovered by the expedition crew of Paul G. Allen’s research vessel (R/V) Petrel. Hornet was found 5,400 meters below the surface, resting on the floor of the South Pacific Ocean around the Solomon Islands. Hornet was best known for its part in the […]

  • 21 May 2020
    Exploration & Production

    Polarcus has completed acquisition of the 3D broadband seismic survey for Neptune Energy on the Petrel field, located in the Bonaparte basin of Australia. The 2,900 km2 survey expanded the area of seismic data Neptune holds and increased the quality and breadth of data. Initial findings from the survey have been received with the remaining […]

  • 10 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    Petrel Resources, an Irish based exploration and production company, has formally accepted two new Licensing Options (LOs) awarded in the Porcupine Basin, offshore Ireland, as part of phase two of the 2015 Atlantic Ireland licensing round.  The second phase of the 2015 Atlantic Margin Licensing Round, held last Friday, saw 14 new LOs awarded offshore Ireland. […]