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  • 11 November 2014

    Danish energy company DONG Energy has been awarded two new licenses in the 28th Licencing Round in the UK.   In one of the biggest licensing rounds for five decades, two new licenses were awarded to DONG Energy and partners in the West of Shetlands. Jon Parry, Exploration Manager in DONG Energy UK, said: “I am […]

  • 22 July 2019

    Jersey Oil & Gas has been awarded significant acreage in the UK North Sea, containing over 100 million barrels of discovered oil, including the Buchan oil field.

  • 23 August 2019

    First oil, subject to funding, is targeted for 2024.

  • 6 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    Statoil was awarded interests in 12 new licences, 9 as operator, in the 28th licensing round on the UK continental shelf, announced today by the Department of Energy and Climate Change. “We were awarded all the acreage that we had applied for and are of course very pleased with the outcome of this licensing round. […]

  • 22 November 2017

    i3 Energy has applied for acreage made available within the UK’s 30th Offshore Licensing Round.

  • 22 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    Trapoil, the independent oil and gas exploration, appraisal and production company focused on the UK Continental Shelf (“UKCS”) region of the North Sea, announces that on 18 January 2013 it completed a farm-in agreement with Extract Petroleum Limited (“Extract”) with respect to the acreage awarded to it in the recent 27th Seaward Licensing Round, the […]

  • 4 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    Providence Resources P.l.c., today confirmed it has been offered a frontier exploration licence over six blocks in the Rathlin Basin, offshore Northern Ireland by the UK Government’s Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC). This offer was made as part of the second tranche of awards under the UK’s 26th seaward oil and gas licensing […]

  • 4 January 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Providence Resources P.l.c., the London (AIM) and Dublin (ESM) listed oil and gas exploration and production company, confirms that its wholly owned UK subsidiary PR Singleton Limited has been offered a frontier exploration licence over six blocks in the Rathlin Basin, offshore Northern Ireland by the UK Government‟s Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC). […]

  • 9 May 2014

    Oil & Gas UK, the UK’s oil industry trade body, has welcomed the announcement by the Department of Energy and Climate Change of high interest shown by the companies in the latest offshore licencing round in the UK. The offshore oil and gas licensing round, which closed for applications on Friday 25 April, has received a […]

  • 2 August 2018
    Operations & Maintenance

    TGS has began the acquisition of the new Erlend Wild West multi-client 3D seismic data West of Shetlands. This survey will cover a minimum of 1,000 km2 in the UK West of Shetland region and ties into TGS’ existing EW12 3D data. TGS will harness its acquisition and broadband processing expertise in this region, using its Clari- […]

  • 13 June 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Dolphin Geophysical’s high-end 3D seismic vessel, the Polar Duchess, will commence acquisition of new UtStord Multi-Client Survey in the Norwegian North Sea. The 3,500km2 survey is highly prefunded by industry and will commence around June 14th. Acquisition is scheduled to take approximately 3-4 months in total with prioritised acreage being acquired first. To assist clients […]

  • 14 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    Dolphin Geophysical’s high-end 3D seismic vessel, the Polar Duchess, will commence acquisition of new UtStord Multi-Client Survey in the Norwegian North Sea. The 3,500km2 survey is highly prefunded by industry and will commence around June 14th. Acquisition is scheduled to take approximately 3-4 months in total with prioritised acreage being acquired first. To assist clients […]

  • 13 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    Dolphin Geophysical’s high-end 3D seismic vessel, the Polar Duchess, will start acquisition of new UtStord Multi-Client Survey in the Norwegian North Sea. The 3,500km2 survey is highly prefunded by industry and will commence around June 14th. Acquisition is scheduled to take approximately 3-4 months in total with prioritised acreage being acquired first. To assist clients with initial acreage reviews, Dolphin will perform high-end […]

  • 22 October 2013

    Dart Energy announced that it has entered into a farm-out agreement relating to thirteen of its U.K. licences with GDF SUEZ E&P UK Ltd. This comprises part of a broader strategic cooperation n relation to unconventional gas being implemented between the two companies at the same time. GDF SUEZ E&P UK is a wholly owned subsidiary of GDF […]

  • 28 July 2015

    The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA), the UK oil and gas regulator, yesterday awarded 41 new offshore oil and gas exploration licences as part of UK’s 28th Offshore Licencing Round. Oil & Gas UK, representative body for the UK Offshore oil and gas industry, has welcomed the awards.  The 41 new licences were awarded in addition to to the 134 […]

  • 2 November 2010
    Business & Finance

    Statoil was awarded one licence which covers parts of blocks 8/15 and 9/11D, close to the Statoil-operated Mariner heavy oil discovery, and two licences near the Faroe border. “We are very pleased to secure this new Statoil operated acreage in the UK,” says senior vice president for global exploration Tim Dodson (photo). “The North Sea […]

  • 2 August 2018
    Business & Finance

    Norway’s TGS has kicked off acquisition the new Erlend Wild West multi-client 3D seismic project. Separately, the company has announced strong quarterly results.

  • 23 March 2017

    Norwegian oil major Statoil has expanded its international offshore acreage portfolio by taking part in offshore lease sales in the UK and the US. In the U.S., the company was deemed the high bidder on 13 leases in the central region Gulf of Mexico lease sale 247, which took place on Wednesday, March 22. The […]

  • 31 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    Australian oil company FAR has signed an Area of Mutual Interest (AMI) agreement with CNOOC UK Limited, which covers selected licenses offshore Senegal and The Gambia within the designated area. The Australian oil company informed on Friday that the AMI provides the two companies with agreed arrangements to partner in evaluating, bidding, negotiating and managing joint ventures […]

  • 15 June 2007

    Shell U.K. Limited (Shell) today announced that the company, along with Esso Exploration and Production UK Limited, an ExxonMobil subsidiary, intends to market their equity interests in a number of Northern North Sea assets, which include operated interests in Cormorant Alpha, Cormorant North, Tern, Eider, Kestrel and Pelican and non-operated interests in Otter and Hudson, […]

  • 15 March 2017

    Ineos Shale, part of the Ineos Group, has completed the acquisition of the entire UK onshore petroleum exploration and development license interests of Engie E&P UK.

  • 4 May 2012

    Premier announces that the Stingray exploration well (15/13b-11) drilled on Licence P1212 (Block 15/13b) has reached a total depth of 2,129 metres and is being plugged and abandoned as a dry hole (Premier 50 per cent). The next exploration well to be drilled by Premier in the UK North Sea is the Carnaby well on […]