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  • 4 July 2012

    As of 30 June, 19 exploration wells have been spudded on the Norwegian shelf. Of these, 13 are wildcat wells and six are appraisal wells. Seven new discoveries have been made. Four of these were made in the North Sea, two in the Norwegian Sea and one in the Barents Sea. “It is gratifying that […]

  • 11 February 2019

    Coro Energy has entered into an agreement to buy a 15 percent share in the Duyung offshore block in Indonesia.

  • 27 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Faroe Petroleum, the independent oil and gas company focusing principally on exploration, appraisal and production opportunities in the Atlantic margin, the UK and Norway, announces the results of the Novus exploration well (Faroe 30%). Operated successfully by Faroe, the exploration well 6507/10-2S, which spudded on 11 November 2013, was targeting the Jurassic reservoirs of the […]

  • 16 September 2013

    Armour Energy announced that the 2013 Northern Territory drilling campaign has commenced with spudding of the Myrtle Basin 1 well on 13 September 2013 in the company’s 100% owned EP176. The well is currently at 152m depth after drilling with an air hammer achieved penetration rates of between 30 and 40 meters per hour. In the next […]

  • 29 September 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Exploration & Production, Regulation & policy

    Norwegian oil and gas giant Equinor has made an oil and gas discovery near the Fram field in the North Sea offshore Norway.

  • 5 August 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Byron Energy is preparing to drill the SM58 011 well and test the Cuthroat prospect located on its operated SM58 lease in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.

  • 22 January 2016

    Irish explorer Providence Resources P.l.c. is looking to benefit from a new multi-client 3D seismic programe, planned to be acquired by Searcher Seismic Pty Ltd in summer 2016. The total seismic acquisition programme is planned to cover a large area in the southern Porcupine & Goban Spur Basins, offshore south-western Ireland. Part of this planned non-exclusive […]

  • 1 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    Nordic Energy PLC, a company focused on making investments in the North Sea oil and gas sector, has announced NikOil Limited `NikOil’), a private company jointly owned by the Directors of Nordic, has been awarded by the Danish Government the 3,600 sq km offshore exploration and production licence 01-13 (`the Licence’) located in a working hydrocarbon system off the west […]

  • 1 July 2013

    Rosneft starts field seismic prospecting at the license blocks Lisyansky, Kashevarovsky and Magadan-1. Rosneft holds geological study at the blocks jointly with its partner Statoil ASA (Norway). Currently 2D seismic along with shipborne gravity magnetic survey are planned for the blocks. The data is to be collected by geophysical methods from a specialized research vessel […]

  • 7 August 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Providence Resources P.l.c., the Irish oil and gas exploration and production company, whose shares are listed in London (AIM) and Dublin (IEX), provided a technical update on Licensing Option 11/9 in advance of the upcoming Third Central & North Atlantic Conjugate Margins Conference. A new third party seismic inversion analysis of the Drombeg prospect will […]

  • 8 August 2017
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Following a “major” gas discovery offshore Senegal earlier this year, the U.S. oil company Kosmos Energy plans to drill three more wells off Mauritania and Senegal in 2017, starting with Hippocampe well later this month.  In the company’s 2Q 2017 conference call on Monday, talking about Kosmos’ plans offshore Mauritania and Senegal, Andrew G. Inglis, Kosmos chairman […]

  • 13 September 2012
    Authorities & Government

    To make it through the crisis, Europe needs the contribution of all sectors of its economy. In a Communication on ‘Blue Growth’ adopted today, the European Commission presents promising indications for economic growth and employment prospects in the marine and maritime economy to help Europe’s economic recovery. These economic sectors provide jobs for 5.4 million […]

  • 9 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    BG Norge AS (BGN) has received consent to drill exploration well 34/3-4 S with the Transocean Searcher rig. BGN is the operator of production licence 373 S in block 34/3 in the northern part of the North Sea, approx. 120 km west of Florø. The consent relates to drilling of exploration well 34/3-4 S in […]

  • 4 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Norwegian oil giant Statoil has made a small discovery in its Martin prospect located in the Gulf of Mexico (GoM).

  • 23 August 2016

    Norwegian oil major Statoil has signed a Sales and Purchase Agreement (SPA) with Jersey Oil and Gas and CIECO Exploration and Production to acquire 70 percent ownership and operatorship of the P.2170 license on the UK Continental Shelf. Statoil said on Tuesday that it would acquire 70 percent working interest and operatorship in the license for a […]

  • 27 April 2015
    Research & Development

    Kosmos Energy announced that the Tortue-1 exploration well, drilled to test the Tortue West prospect, which forms part of the Greater Tortue Complex, in Block C-8 offshore Mauritania has made a gas discovery. Based on the preliminary analysis of drilling results and intermediate logging to a depth of 4,630 meters, Tortue-1 has intersected 107 meters […]

  • 16 February 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Lundin Petroleum has announced that drilling of exploration well 16/1-24 in PL338C southwest of the Edvard Grieg field, in the North Sea, has started. The company received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway to drill this exploration well in January, 2015. The well will investigate the hydrocarbon potential of the Gemini prospect. The well is located […]

  • 30 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Providence Resources P.l.c. has announced that 3D seismic surveying operations have started on its Drombeg oil exploration prospect in the southern Porcupine Basin, offshore south-west Ireland.

  • 15 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    PA Resources has announced further success in the UK’s 28th Seaward Licensing Round through the award of Block 21/24b to a group comprising of PA Resources (33.33 percent), First Oil and Gas (33.33 percent, operator) and Dyas UK (33.33 percent). To remind, PA Resources was previously awarded two blocks located in the central area of […]

  • 10 June 2011

      Santos announced its acquisition of a 75% interest in the Carnarvon Basin permits WA-323-P and WA-330-P that host Winchester, a large prospect which has a geological setting similar to the recent Zola gas discovery. The farm-in agreement with Octanex N.L was conditional on various regulatory approvals including renewal of the permits, which have now […]

  • 16 September 2011
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

      EMGS announces the award of a contract by a new customer partnership to acquire and process 3D electromagnetic (EM) data offshore Ghana. The contract value is about USD 5.5 million, and data acquisition will be performed by the 3D EM vessel BOA Galatea starting in early October. Chief Executive Officer Roar Bekker commented: “We […]

  • 22 November 2016

    Lundin Petroleum on Tuesday said its unit Lundin Norway hit gas at the Neiden exploration well 7220/6-2R.