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  • 15 March 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Serica Energy plc announces that, subject to the consent of the Ministry of Mines and Energy in Namibia, BP will be joining Serica in the exploration of Licence 0047 offshore Namibia by farming-in to Serica’s interest. The Licence, comprising Blocks 2512A, 2513A, 2513B and 2612A (part), was recently awarded to Serica Energy Namibia B.V. (a […]

  • 15 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    The deep water geological basins offshore Namibia, including the Luderitz Basin, are at the early frontier stage of exploration. Although the presence of very large structures have been shown to exist from seismic surveys, very few wells have been drilled in the deeper water Namibian basins to date and the full hydrocarbon potential of the area has not yet been fully tested.

  • 15 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    Serica Energy plc announces that, it has signed a contract with Polarcus Seismic Limited utilising the 10-streamer vessel Polarcus Nadia for an extensive 3D seismic acquisition survey in Serica’s Luderitz Basin Blocks 2512A, 2513A, 2513B and 2612A (part), located offshore Namibia. The survey, planned to commence in early April and cover an area of up […]

  • 15 March 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Serica Energy plc announces that, it has signed a contract with Polarcus Seismic Limited utilising the 10-streamer vessel Polarcus Nadia for an extensive 3D seismic acquisition survey in Serica’s Luderitz Basin Blocks 2512A, 2513A, 2513B and 2612A (part), located offshore Namibia. The survey, planned to commence in early April and cover an area of up […]

  • 29 January 2018
    Exploration & Production

    UK oil giant BP has hired a rig for well intervention operations on the Rhum gas field in the UK Northern North Sea. 

  • 18 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    Serica Energy plc announces that it has reached agreement with JX Nippon Exploration and Production (U.K.) Limited (“JX Nippon”) for the farm-out of UK Central North Sea Block 22/19c (Licence P.1620), in which Serica presently holds a 100% interest. The agreement is subject to UK government approval. Under the agreement, JX Nippon will acquire an […]

  • 11 May 2010

    Serica Energy announces that on Monday 10th May it commenced drilling the Conan exploration well in Block 113/26b in the East Irish Sea. The well will be drilled by the Ensco 80 jack-up drilling rig to a depth of approximately 5,000 feet and is anticipated to take approximately 24 days to drill. Conan is a […]

  • 5 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    Serica Energy plc announces that Mitchell Robert Flegg (52) , Serica’s Chief Operating Officer, has been made an Executive Director of the Company with effect from today, 5th September 2012. Mitch has been Chief Operating Officer for Serica since March 2011. He joined Serica in 2006 and has, since then, been responsible for the successful […]

  • 17 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Serica Energy plc has announced that it has agreed to acquire an 18% interest in UK blocks 23/26a (Area B) and 23/26b (Area B) containing the Erskine Field, located in the UK Central North Sea, from BP Exploration Operating Company Limited and Britoil Limited both wholly owned subsidiaries of BP plc for $11.1 million in cash plus […]

  • 25 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    The Minister of Mines and Energy in Namibia has consented to the assignment by Serica of a 30% interest in Serica’s Luderitz Basin Licence 0047 to Exploration (Luderitz Basin) Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of BP, and the novated Licence has been approved by the Ministry. The assignment results from the farm-in by BP to […]

  • 10 November 2010
    Business & Finance

    Serica Energy  announces that it is to carry out a review of strategic alternatives for its Indonesian assets. As the result of increased focus on upcoming projects in the UK, Western Europe and Africa, Serica will examine a range of options to create shareholder value including: •Selling all or part of its Indonesian business •Exchanging […]

  • 28 August 2012

     Serica Energy plc announces that Cairn, through its subsidiary Capricorn, will be joining Serica and its partners, in the exploration of the set of permits which comprise the Foum Draa Offshore area (“Foum Draa”) in Morocco. Serica, San Leon and Longreach (together the “Foum Draa Participants”) hold a combined 75% equity interest in Foum Draa […]

  • 21 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    UK’s Serica Energy is buying BP’s interests in the Bruce, Keith, and Rhum fields in the UK North Sea, and has named a Chief Executive Officer.

  • 6 August 2014

    Serica Energy confirmed it has completed the farm out of UK East Irish Sea Blocks 113/26b and 113/27c (Licence P.1482) with Centrica through its subsidiary Hydrocarbon Resources Limited (HRL). Under the agreement, HRL has acquired an operated 45% interest in the licence, with Serica retaining 20%, in consideration for HRL bearing Serica’s share of costs associated with the […]

  • 17 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Serica Energy plc has agreed to acquire an 18% interest in UK blocks 23/26a (Area B) and 23/26b (Area B) containing the Erskine Field, located in the UK Central North Sea, from  BP plc  for US$11.1 million in cash plus 27 million new Ordinary Shares in the Company subject to certain working capital adjustments on […]

  • 30 November 2018

    UK-listed Serica Energy has completed the acquisition of interests in the Bruce, Keith, and Rhum (BKR) fields and associated infrastructure in the UK North Sea from BP and the acquisition of interests in Bruce and Keith from Total, BHP, and Marubeni.  Serica’s completion of the BP deal experienced delays because Iranian Oil Company holds a 50% stake in […]

  • 2 August 2010

    Serica Energy  announces that on 30 July drilling operations commenced at the Oates exploration well location in Block 22/19c in the UK Central North Sea. The well will be drilled by the Ensco 100 jack-up drilling rig to a depth of approximately 10,000 feet and is anticipated to take approximately 30 days to drill. Serica […]

  • 5 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Serica Energy plc, an international exploration and production company based in the UK, announced that the transaction to purchase an 18% interest in the producing North Sea Erskine Field from BP has been completed on June 4, 2015. As a result Serica has acquired an 18% interest in UK blocks 23/26a (Area B) and 23/26b […]

  • 31 December 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Eni has started drilling it Rowallan exploration well 22/19c-g in the North Sea offshore the UK.

  • 23 August 2012
    Business & Finance

    Serica Energy plc has announced that Genel Energy plc will be joining Serica’s wholly owned subsidiary Serica Sidi Moussa B.V. (“Serica”) and its partners, San Leon Offshore Morocco B.V. and Longreach Oil and Gas Ventures Limited, in the exploration of the set of permits which comprise the Sidi Moussa Offshore area (“Sidi Moussa”) in Morocco. […]

  • 28 September 2017

    Serica Energy is pressing ahead with the development of the Columbus gas field in the North Sea. The development plan for the asset which has been sitting undeveloped for years is expected to be submitted mid-2018. According to Serica, good progress has been made towards optimizing the Columbus development plan in together with other asset […]

  • 27 June 2013

    Serica Energy plc has reached agreement with Centrica through its subsidiary Hydrocarbon Resources Limited (“HRL”) for the farm-out of UK East Irish Sea Blocks 113/26b and 27c (Licence P.1482), in which Serica presently holds a 65% interest. Under the agreement, HRL will acquire an operated 45% interest in the licence, with Serica retaining 20%, in consideration for HRL bearing Serica’s share […]