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  • 24 April 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    TGS announced plans for a new multi-client acquisition project, Crean 3D, on the Irish Atlantic Margin. Crean 3D (CRN 3D) is a multi-client survey of more than 5,400 km2 located in the South Porcupine Basin between the Porcupine High and the Irish Mainland Platform. TGS will acquire new 3D data to provide the higher spatial resolution […]

  • 20 September 2012
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Petrel Resources provides an operational update on work done on Blocks 35/23, 35/24 and the western half of 35/25, and Blocks 45/6, 45/11 and 45/16 in the Atlantic Margin. These cover approximately 1,400 km2 in total, in the northern and eastern sections of the Porcupine Basin. Key points: · Management is encouraged by results emerging […]

  • 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. […]

  • 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 […]

  • 6 November 2012

    South Porcupine Basin located offshore Ireland’s west coast could hold a new hydrocarbon province, Europa Oil & Gas said today, encouraged by the results of the initial prospect evaluation. In its technical update on Irish Atlantic Margin Mullen Prospect, the company informed that indicative resources at Mullen range from 66 million (proven reserves) up to […]

  • 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 […]

  • 24 April 2017

    Norwegian seismic data acquisition company TGS is undertaking a new multi-client acquisition project, Crean 3D on the Irish Atlantic Margin. Crean 3D (CRN 3D) is a multi-client survey of more than 5,400 square kilometers located in the South Porcupine Basin between the Porcupine High and the Irish Mainland Platform. Multi-level targets exist, such as Paleocene and Mesozoic channel/fan systems overlying […]

  • 22 September 2015

    Kosmos Energy Ireland (Kosmos) intends to withdraw from three licences located in the Porcupine Basin, offshore Ireland’s west coast.  Namely, Antrim Energy’s subsidiary, Antrim Exploration (Ireland) Limited, has received notice from Kosmos revealing its intent to withdraw from the Frontier Exploration Licence (FEL) 1/13 in which Kosmos has 75% interest, and Antrim 25%. Kosmos had previously acquired […]

  • 23 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    Providence Resources informed that it has been offered licensing option 16/27 over a circa 1,324 km2 area in the Porcupine Basin, offshore Ireland.   The option area is located around 150 km off the west coast of Ireland and is situated in approximately 1,300 meter water depth. During regional interpretation and mapping of vintage 2D seismic reflection data, […]

  • 21 September 2015

    Providence Resources P.l.c., the Irish based oil and gas exploration company, has signed a strategic and incentivised exploration collaboration agreement with Schlumberger in respect of the southern Porcupine and Goban Spur Basins, offshore Ireland, in which Schlumberger will underpin Providence’s technical team with specific technology access. Dr. John O’Sullivan, Technical Director of Providence commented: “Since […]

  • 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, […]

  • 23 June 2016

    Providence Resources, an Irish based oil and gas exploration company, has been offered a licensing option in the Porcupine Basin, offshore Ireland, which contains the paleocene “Avalon” channel and fan system.  Following a recent conclusion of the second phase of awards in the recent Atlantic Margin Licensing Round, Providence-operated joint venture was offered Licensing Option 16/27 over a c. 1,324 […]

  • 14 June 2018

    CGG has delivered the final PSTM products for the Dunquin multi-client survey in the Porcupine Basin offshore Ireland.

  • 12 February 2016

    Eight oil companies have been awarded offshore acreage across fourteen blocks in Ireland’s latest licensing round. The companies have won two-year licensing options over the blocks offered. The round focuses on an area in the southern Porcupine Basin, where a number of applications included commitments to acquire new seismic surveys later this year Joe McHugh, Minister of […]

  • 19 June 2017

    Oil and gas firm Europa Oil & Gas has received consent for the extension of Phase 1 on two Frontier Exploration Licences off Ireland.  Europa said on Monday that the Irish Government gave it an extension on FEL 2/13 and 3/13 by two years to July 4, 2019, following the company’s agreement to certain provisions […]

  • 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, […]

  • 13 May 2013

    Europa Oil & Gas (Holdings) plc, the AIM listed oil and gas exploration and  development company with a combination of producing and exploration assets in Europe, has announced that Irish Government consent has been received for the transfer of interest and operatorship (`Transfer’) for its two Licensing Options LO 11/7 and LO 11/8 (`Licences’), which cover approximately 2,000 […]

  • 5 June 2018

    Europa Oil & Gas has nearly doubled its estimate of gross mean un-risked prospective resources on FEL 3/13 in the South Porcupine Basin, Atlantic Ireland.

  • 13 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Michigan Department of Natural Resources Western Upper Peninsula Citizens’ Advisory Council will meet next week to hear an update on an Oman Creek dredging project. The group will hold its meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 20 at Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park. According to Stacy Haughey, the DNR’s Upper Peninsula regional coordinator, the council meetings offer […]

  • 4 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Searcher Seismic in conjunction with project partner MAGE, has announced the Echidna Regional Broadband 2D seismic survey in Ireland. The Echidna Regional Broadband 2D seismic survey comprises of approximately 9,000 km of high quality, long offset broadband 2D seismic data and will be the first comprehensive well-tie survey covering the Atlantic Margin off western Ireland. The […]

  • 24 October 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Europa Oil & Gas (Holdings) plc, the AIM listed oil and gas exploration and development company with a combination of producing and exploration assets in Europe, announces the completion of a 1,500 sq km 3-D seismic acquisition programme on Frontier Exploration Licences (`FELs’) 2/13 and 3/13 in the South Porcupine Basin, offshore Ireland. Kosmos Energy […]

  • 10 July 2017

    Norwegian seismic acquisition company TGS has kicked off the Crean 3D multi-client project on the Irish Atlantic Margin, using the Shearwater GeoServices 3D vessel Polar Marquis. The multi-client survey of more than 5,400 square kilometers over several blocks in Ireland’s Porcupine Basin is expected to take 140 days with the expected completion in late October. Europa Oil […]