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  • 30 January 2011
    Business & Finance

    At a meeting of the Mineral Resources Committee the Director of Mineral Resources gave her report. 1). Progress with Offshore Drilling Programme: Since the last report was prepared for the meeting held on 14 December, The Ocean Guardian(photo) has completed drilling well 25/10-1 (known as Dawn/Jacinta) for Desire Petroleum which is situated in licence area […]

  • 23 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    An Aberdeen-based well engineering and project management firm, Zenith Energy, has been awarded a six-figure contract to provide well engineering and project management services to a London-based operator.  Zenith Energy, established in 2012, has been awarded a long-term contract by Rockhopper Exploration. The first project under this contract will see Zenith manage the abandonment of […]

  • 28 June 2019

    A tribunal has rejected Italy’s request for suspending the Ombrina Mare field arbitration and related intra-EU jurisdictional objections.

  • 26 September 2011
    Business & Finance

    Rockhopper Exploration plc , the North Falkland Basin oil and gas exploration company, announces that the 14/10-8 exploration well (the “Well”) was spudded at 03:45hrs BST on 25 September 2011.  The Well is situated on Licence PL032, which is 100% owned and operated by Rockhopper, and is located approximately 4.1km to the south-south-east of the […]

  • 13 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Rockhopper Exploration and Premier Oil have agreed to adopt a phased, lower cost development solution for the Sea Lion field in the North Falkland Basin, off Falkland Islands.    According to Rockhopper Exploration these are the highlights of phased development concept: – Initial phase to commercialise approximately 160 mmbbls oil; – Leased FPSO development concept targeting […]

  • 17 October 2011
    Business & Finance

    Rockhopper Exploration plc, the North Falkland Basin oil and gas exploration company, announces that it has entered into a further assignment agreement to secure an additional well slot using the Ocean Guardian drilling rig.  Rockhopper intends to utilise the additional well slot to drill a well on the north-western acreage of licence PL004, which the […]

  • 14 January 2011

    Rockhopper Exploration has spudded a new South Atlantic exploration well off the Falkland Islands targeting an extension of the Sea Lion oil discovery. Drilling on the 14/10-3 commenced at 17.00 hours on 13 January, Rockhopper said, and is located 8 kilometres (5 miles) northwest of the 14/10-2 Sea Lion discovery in licence PL032.

  • 10 August 2015
    Project & Tenders

    Rockhopper Exploration, an oil and gas exploration and production company with interests in the North Falkland Basin and the Greater Mediterranean region, has moved a step closer towards unlocking the Ombrina Mare project, offshore Italy.  Namely, the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for the Ombrina Mare field development project was approved in May 2015. The EIA has […]

  • 25 September 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Falkland Oil and Gas Limited (FOGL) has reached an agreement with Premier Oil and Rockhopper Exploration to drill a further well on the Isobel/Elaine complex, offshore the Falkland Islands.  The Isobel Deep exploration well was spudded in April 2015 and an oil discovery was announced in May. The well is located on licence PL004a, in which FOGL has […]

  • 16 January 2014

    Rockhopper Exploration plc, the North Falkland Basin oil and gas exploration company, is has completed the concept selection process for the Sea Lion Development with partner Premier Oil (“Premier”). Premier as Operator of the field has recommended the Tension Leg Platform option as the most suitable technical and commercial solution for the development of Sea […]

  • 27 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    Rockhopper Exploration plc, the North Falkland Basin oil and gas exploration company, has informed that Stewart MacDonald, aged 33, will join the Company’s Board as Chief Financial Officer with effect from 10 March 2014. Prior to joining the Company, MacDonald,  was a Director in Rothschild’s global oil and gas group and spent 12 years advising clients […]

  • 6 September 2010
    Project & Tenders

    Rockhopper Exploration plc , the North Falkland Basin oil and gas exploration company, announces that the Ocean Guardian drilling rig is at the location of the Sea Lion 14/10-2 discovery well and that operations to carry out a flow test on the Sea Lion main and lower fans are underway. While testing operations can be […]

  • 18 July 2011
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Rockhopper Exploration plc, the North Falkland Basin oil and gas exploration company, announces that the 14/10-6 appraisal well (“the Well”) was spudded at 21:25 hrs BST on 15 July 2011. The Well is situated on Licence PL032, which is 100% owned and operated by Rockhopper, and is the third appraisal well to be drilled on […]

  • 30 July 2019
    Project & Tenders

    Rockhopper Exploration has said that the preliminary information memorandum, which will form the basis of a loan application for the Sea Lion senior debt project financing, has been submitted to potential senior lenders. 

  • 18 January 2006

    Offshore Hydrocarbon Mapping plc is currently on location with the survey vessel MV Aurelia in the North Falkland Basin conducting a shallow water Controlled Source Electromagnetic Imaging (CSEM) survey for Rockhopper Exploration plc.

  • 20 December 2005

    Offshore Hydrocarbon Mapping has been awarded a contract by Rockhopper Exploration to conduct a Controlled Source Electromagnetic Survey (CSEM) on its prospects in North Falklands.

  • 22 August 2016
    Exploration & Production

    An Aberdeen-based well management company, Zenith Energy, has completed a plug and abandonment project of a platform well offshore Italy. Zenith said on Monday that it provided well engineering and project management services to Rockhopper Exploration during a P&A project on the Ombrina Mare development well. The operation involved re-entry to the existing well situated on […]

  • 11 February 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Premier Oil, an independent oil company, has awarded the Front-End Engineering and Design (FEED) contract for SURF and flexibles for the company’s Sea Lion development, in the North Falkland Basin, offshore the Falkland Islands.  Premier Oil is the operator of the licence containing the Sea Lion discovery with 60% interest, while its partner Rockhopper Exploration has 40% […]

  • 13 October 2010

    Falklands operator Rockhopper Exploration is discussing a new rig deal which could see up to eight more wells drilled in the South Atlantic with the Ocean Guardian rig. Rockhopper signalled today that it has held talks with the Ocean Guardian owner Diamond Drilling UK to secure the rig for a further three firm wells and […]

  • 18 January 2016

    Oil and gas explorers Rockhopper Exploration and Falkland Oil and Gas (FOGL), have finalized their previously proposed all-share merger. To remind, on November 24, 2015, the boards of Rockhopper and FOGL announced that they had reached agreement on the terms of a recommended merger to be effected by means of a court-sanctioned scheme. Under the terms […]

  • 13 January 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Premier Oil, an independent oil company, has awarded SBM Offshore the Front-End Engineering and Design (FEED) contract for an FPSO for Phase 1 of its Sea Lion development in the North Falkland Basin, offshore the Falkland Islands.  The 18-month contract awarded to SBM Offshore covers the FEED elements of the proposed FPSO. The asset will […]

  • 23 January 2013

    Rockhopper Exploration plc, the North Falkland Basin oil and gas exploration company, announces that Dave Bodecott, Exploration Director, is retiring from the Board of Directors and will be leaving the Company on 31 January 2013. Pierre Jungels, Chairman of Rockhopper, commented: “Dave has made a huge contribution as a member of the management team since […]