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  • 9 December 2014

    New Zealand’s Energy and Resources Minister Simon Bridges today announced the award of 15 new oil and gas exploration permits as a result of Block Offer 2014. Block Offer 2014 includes six onshore permits across the Taranaki, West Coast and East Coast basins, and nine offshore permits across the Reinga-Northland, Taranaki, and Pegasus basins. Collectively […]

  • 1 December 2014

    Austria’s OMV has announced “first oil” from its Maari redevelopment drilling campaign in New Zealand. The Maari redevelopment drilling campaign in New Zealand, also known as the Maari Growth project, aims to increase reserves, production and recovery from the producing Maari field. The well, known as MR-8A, was started on November 28 producing from a previously […]

  • 7 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    DOF Subsea Australia has secured a contract for subsea installation job at the Tui Area oil project, located offshore Taranaki Basin, New Zealand. The activities to tie Pateke-4H back to the Umuroa FPSO as a producer are planned for Q1 2015 with first oil forecast for Q2 2015. Work is ongoing to determine the increase in […]

  • 9 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    NES Global Talent, the specialist manpower solutions provider, has opened a new office in New Plymouth, New Zealand, due to increased demand for technical and engineering talent in the oil and gas, construction and infrastructure sectors.

  • 22 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Cue Energy Resources Ltd has been advised by OMV New Zealand Ltd (OMV), the Operator of permit PEP 51313, that at 08:19 hours (local time) on Friday 22nd August 2014, the Whio-1 well was at a depth of 2,670m MDRT in 12.25″ hole, and is drilling ahead towards the planned total depth of 2,879m MDRT […]

  • 15 August 2014
    Project & Tenders

    OMV is drilling ahead towards the planned total depth of 2,879m MDRT (2,754m TVDRT) at its Whio prospect, in the Taranaki basin, offshore New Zealand.

  • 8 August 2014
    Project & Tenders

    Cue Energy Resources Ltd (Cue) has been advised by OMV New Zealand Ltd (OMV), the Operator of permit PEP 51313, that at 06:00 hours (local time) on Friday 8th August 2014, the Whio-1 well was at a depth of 1,235m MDRT. Since the last report, 16” hole was drilled to the section TD of 1,235m […]

  • 1 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Cue Energy Resources Ltd (Cue) has been advised by OMV New Zealand Ltd (OMV), the Operator of permit PEP 51313, that at 06:00 hours (local time) on Friday 1st August 2014, the Whio-1 well was drilling ahead at a depth of 1,049m MDRT in the 16″ hole section. Whio-1 is being drilled from the semi-submersible […]

  • 31 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    TGS has announced three new multi-client surveys, a 3D survey offshore Australia, a 2D survey offshore New Zealand and a 3D survey in the West of Shetland region. Nerites Season 2 is the largest 3D survey TGS has acquired to date in the Asia Pacific region and will cover 13,000 km2 in the Great Australian […]

  • 31 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    TGS announces three new multi-client surveys; a 3D survey offshore Australia, a 2D survey offshore New Zealand and a 3D survey in the West of Shetland region. Nerites Season 2 is the largest 3D survey TGS has acquired to date in the Asia Pacific region and will cover 13,000 km2 in the Great Australian Bight. […]

  • 24 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Cue Energy Resources Ltd (Cue) has been advised by OMV New Zealand Ltd, the Operator of permit PEP 51313, that the Whio-1 exploration well spud at 21:45 hours on 23rd July. The rig came on contract on 19th July and was towed 40 km from the previous location arriving at the Whio location on 20th July. Whio-1 is […]

  • 15 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Operations this morning are continuing to plug and abandon the Oi-2 well in Petroleum Mining Permit 38158, offshore Taranaki, New Zealand. The next operation will be to abandon Oi-1 prior to releasing the rig. The well intersected the primary target Kapuni F10 sands and underlying secondary targets last week. No significant oil shows were encountered. […]

  • 15 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    New Zealand Oil & Gas has announced that operations this morning are continuing to plug and abandon the Oi-2 well in Petroleum Mining Permit 38158, offshore Taranaki, New Zealand. The next operation will be to abandon Oi-1 prior to releasing the rig. Related: AWE’s Oi-2 well comes to nothing The well intersected the primary target Kapuni F10 […]

  • 8 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    AWE Limited, as Operator of Petroleum Mining Permit 38158 offshore Taranaki, New Zealand, reports that the Oi-2 exploration well reached TD at a measured depth of 3,908 metres at 20:45 hours (8.45pm) NZDT on Monday 7 July 2014. The well intersected the primary target Kapuni F10 sands and underlying secondary targets. No significant oil shows […]

  • 8 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    AWE Limited, as Operator of Petroleum Mining Permit 38158 offshore Taranaki, New Zealand, reports that the Oi-2 exploration well reached TD at a measured depth of 3,908 metres at 20:45 hours (8.45pm) NZDT on Monday 7 July 2014.

  • 1 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    AWE Limited, as Operator of Petroleum Mining Permit 38158 offshore Taranaki, New Zealand, reports that, as at 06:00 hours (6.00am) NZDT today, the Oi-2 exploration well was at a measured depth of 1,505 metres. The 9 5/8” casing string has been installed and cemented at a depth of 1,487 metres. Preparations are underway to start drilling ahead to […]

  • 1 July 2014
    Project & Tenders

    AWE Limited , as Operator of Petroleum Mining Permit 38158 offshore Taranaki, New Zealand, reports that, as at 06:00 hours (6.00am) NZDT today, the Oi-2 exploration well was at a measured depth of 1,505 metres. The 9 5/8” casing string has been installed and cemented at a depth of 1,487 metres. Preparations are underway to […]

  • 25 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Two experts in geophysics will be visiting New Plymouth as part of the Victoria University of Wellington 2014 Public Lecture Series to talk about the plate-tectonic origins of New Zealand and how these lead to earthquakes. Dr Rupert Sutherland, an associate professor in Victoria’s School of Geography, Environment and Earth Sciences, will give a talk […]

  • 24 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    AWE Limited, as Operator of Petroleum Mining Permit 38158 offshore Taranaki, New Zealand, reports that the Oi-2 exploration well has completed the installation and testing of well control equipment and drilling operations have restarted.   As at 06:00 hours (6.00am) NZDT today, the Oi-2 exploration well was at a measured depth of 550 metres and the rig was […]

  • 24 June 2014
    Project & Tenders

    AWE Limited, as Operator of Petroleum Mining Permit 38158 offshore Taranaki, New Zealand, reports that the Oi-2 exploration well has completed the installation and testing of well control equipment and drilling operations have resumed. As at 06:00 hours (6.00am) NZDT today, the Oi-2 exploration well was at a measured depth of 550 metres and the […]

  • 18 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The EPA Decision-making Committee has released its decision on the application by Trans-Tasman Resources Ltd for a marine consent for its iron sand mining project in the South Taranaki Bight. The Decision-making Committee has refused consent. In its decision the Committee said the major reason was uncertainty around the scope and significance of the potential […]

  • 17 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    AWE Limited, as Operator of Petroleum Mining Permit 38158 offshore Taranaki, New Zealand, reports that the Oi-2 exploration well has drilled a 17 1/2 inch hole to the planned section target depth of 550 metres and that installation of the 13 3/8 inch casing has been completed. As at 06:00 hours (6.00am) NZDT today, the Oi-2 […]

  • 17 June 2014
    Project & Tenders

    AWE Limited, as Operator of Petroleum Mining Permit 38158 offshore Taranaki, New Zealand, reports that the Oi-2 exploration well has drilled a 17 1/2″ hole to the planned section target depth of 550 metres and that installation of the 13 3/8 inch casing has been completed. As at 06:00 hours (6.00am) NZDT today, the Oi-2 exploration well was […]

  • 13 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    AWE Limited, as Operator of Petroleum Mining Permit 38158 offshore Taranaki, New Zealand, advises that the semi-submersible drilling rig “Kan Tan IV” commenced drilling the Oi-2 exploration well at 05:30 hours (5.30am) NZDT on Friday, 13 June 2014. As at 06:00 hours (6.00am) NZDT today, operations were drilling a 36 inch hole to a planned […]

  • 13 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The semi-submersible drilling rig “Kan Tan IV” started drilling the Oi-2 exploration well at 05:30 hours NZDT on Friday, 13 June 2014.