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  • 18 June 2015
    Project & Tenders

    Joint venture partners in the Bagpuss Prospect are working towards a spud date for the Bagpuss well, located in block 13/24c of the UK North Sea, in H1 2016. The JV partners in the Bagpuss Prospect are Premier Oil (operator) with 37.5% interest, Maersk with 25%, EnCounter Oil plc with 15%, Groliffe Limited 7.5%, and North Sea […]

  • 28 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Pancontinental Oil & Gas NL has advised that a second seismic survey acquisition of 1,000km of 2D data has now been completed within its highly prospective offshore acreage in licence area EL 0037 offshore Namibia, southwest Africa. The 2D acquisition extends to the south beyond a recently completed 3D survey of approximately 3,000 square km and provides infill […]

  • 20 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    Aberdeen-based Dana Petroleum is partnering with RWE to start drilling operations on a prospect in the Southern North Sea. The companies are targeting the Severn prospect in blocks 43/17a, 43/18a which comprises Carboniferous sandstones. RWE is the operator for the drilling operations which will start in a few days time. The well is the third […]

  • 15 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    UK Oil & Gas Investments PLC (UKOG) announced that the Offshore Isle of Wight licence P1916 has been extended for a further year by the Oil & Gas Authority (OGA, formerly the Department of Energy and Climate Change). UKOG is the operator of the licence with 77.5% interest. The P1916 initial period of the exploration stage […]

  • 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 […]

  • 8 April 2014

    MultiClient Geophysical ASA (MCG) will conduct a Super High-Resolution multi-client 2D MC2D seismic survey in the Hoop area, Barents Sea.   The survey will provide oil companies with critical, detailed information for the prospect evaluations of the shallow Jurassic and Triassic prospects. The Super High-Resolution survey is approximately 5600 km, and covers most of the […]

  • 10 August 2010
    Project & Tenders

    ADX Energy Limited  reports on Lambouka-1 Well operations update. Activities during past week The 16″ hole section was successfully drilled to a total depth of 1,476 meters MD. This section of the well was deepened from the originally planned 1341m in order to set casing in a competent shale formation thereby ensuring the integrity of […]

  • 28 November 2018

    Cluff Natural Resources (CLNR) has signed an exclusivity agreement for the P2252 license off the UK with a “major” international oil and gas company.

  • 23 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    Oyster Petroleum Ltd, a new exploration and production company focused on the UKCS, has confirmed the acquisition of a package of licence interests located in the West of Shetlands basin from Ithaca Energy (UK) Limited (‘Ithaca’). The transaction will see Oyster acquire a 9% interest in UK licences P.1631 and P.1832, covering blocks 204/14c, 204/18b and 204/19c, […]

  • 8 June 2017

    Global Petroleum has contracted Seabird Exploration of Norway for the acquisitions of 834 km of full fold 2D seismic data over its offshore block in Namibia. The survey has been designed as an infill programme with the aim of providing better delineation of an extremely large, multi-level, dip closed prospect – Gemsbok -which has been mapped […]

  • 3 July 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Rialto Energy Limited has released an update on the Ophir Energy-operated Starfish-1 oil exploration well in the Offshore Accra Contract Area, Ghana. During the period from 1400 hours (AWST) on 25 June 2013 to 1400 hours (AWST) on 2 July 2013 the 17½” (444.5mm) hole section was drilled to final total depth. The 13⅜” (340mm) […]

  • 26 August 2015

    Shell has spudded the Portrush exploration well in the Norwegian Sea, Faroe Petroleum, a partner in the PL793 licence said on Wednesday. The Portrush prospect is situated around 10 kilometres south-east of the producing Statoil-operated Njord field (Faroe 7.5%) and 20 kilometres west of the Shell-operated Draugen field.  The exploration well will target prospective resources […]

  • 11 February 2013

    Lundin Petroleum AB has started drilling of exploration well 16/1-17 in PL338. The well will target the Jorvik prospect, which is located east of the Edvard Grieg field in the North Sea, offshore Norway. The main objective of well 16/1-17 is to prove the presence of oil-bearing sandstones and conglomerates in a separate basin directly […]

  • 25 July 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    New Zealand Oil & Gas has relinquished Petroleum Exploration Permit 51311 offshore Taranaki, New Zealand, which contains the Kakapo prospect. NZ Oil & Gas holds a 100 per cent interest in PEP 51311. CEO Andrew Knight says at that level of exposure the permit did not fit the NZ Oil & Gas portfolio at a […]

  • 29 April 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Exploration & Production, Infrastructure, Project & Tenders

    UK oil and gas company Corallian and its joint venture partners, Upland Resources and Baron Oil, have signed a work-sharing and confidentiality agreement with an undisclosed “large European E&P company” for licence P2478 in the Inner Moray Firth which could lead to a future farm-out deal.

  • 27 December 2018
    Exploration & Production

    French oil company Total has started drilling the Brulpadda-1AX re-entry well on Block 11B/12B offshore South Africa.

  • 11 April 2012

    LNG Energy announced that it has engaged RFC Corporate Finance, based in Sydney, to initiate and manage a farm-out process in respect of Papua New Guinea PPL 319 Licence. PPL 319 is in the lowland area of the Papuan fold and thrust belt between several substantial oil and gas fields and is on-trend with Oil […]

  • 19 June 2013

    Statoil has made a discovery of light, high-quality oil in the Flemish Pass Basin, offshore Newfoundland. Oil was encountered while drilling the Harpoon prospect (EL 1112), located approximately 500 kilometres north-east of St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. “While it is still too early to determine Harpoon’s resource potential at this time, this is very encouraging […]

  • 21 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    Faroe Petroleum, announces the spudding of the VNG-operated Pil exploration well 6404/12-3S (Faroe 25%). The Pil prospect (Licence PL 586) is located within tie-back distance (33 kilometres) to the Njord platform in which the Company holds a 7.5% interest. The prospect is a combined structural and stratigraphic closure and the primary target is at the […]

  • 9 June 2017

    U.S. oil company Stone Energy has informed that drilling operations on the Rampart Deep Prospect in Mississippi Canyon Block 116, in the Gulf of Mexico, were initiated on June 3.  The Stone generated prospect will be drilled and operated by Deep Gulf Energy III and, if successful, it is expected to be tied back to Stone’s […]

  • 9 June 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

      In late 2011, the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) intends to launch a three-dimensional geophysical study on Babak prospective struc… ( [mappress] Source:,June 09, 2011;  

  • 25 January 2011

    The Gazprom headquarters hosted a working meeting between Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Company’s Management Committee and Dimitar Gogov, Executive Director of Bulgargaz EAD. The parties discussed the current status and the prospects for cooperation in the gas sector, and focused on the transition to direct contractual relations between Gazprom and Bulgargaz in Russian natural […]