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  • 17 November 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Appraisal drilling of Mexico’s first private offshore oil discovery Zama-1 is expected to begin in late 2018, at the earliest.

  • 24 January 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Talos Energy has hit 152 meters of net pay above the oil-water contact while drilling the Zama appraisal well, testing the giant Zama discovery offshore Mexico. The Zama-2 appraisal well is the first of three appraisal penetrations drilled by the Consortium to better define the resource potential of the Zama discovery, a two-billion barrel find […]

  • 4 December 2018
    Exploration & Production

    U.S. oil firm Talos Energy has started drilling of an appraisal well at the Zama field, a two-billion barrel find discovered in 2017.

  • 27 June 2019

    U.S. oil company Talos has completed the appraisal at the third and final appraisal well at its giant Zama offshore oil discovery in Mexico, aimed to better define the resource potential of the discovery made in 2017.

  • 27 July 2017

    Geoscience company ION Geophysical has provided imaging services which supported the discovery of Zama-1 offshore Mexico by Talos Energy and its partners. Zama-1 is the first offshore exploration well drilled by the private sector in Mexico’s history and is estimated to hold 1.4 to 2.0 billion barrels of oil in place. ION said on Wednesday […]

  • 16 April 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Talos Energy has conducted a successful appraisal well and production test of the giant Zama discovery, which is located in Block 7 in the offshore portion of Mexico’s prolific Sureste Basin.

  • 16 April 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    Talos Energy, an operator of Block 7 offshore Mexico, has announced the successful drill stem test (DST) of the Zama-2 side track well (Zama-2ST1) located in Block 7.  The Zama-2 ST1 appraisal well is the second of three appraisal penetrations drilled by the consortium, consisting of Talos, Sierra Oil & Gas and Premier Oil, to […]

  • 29 May 2018
    Project & Tenders

    First oil from the Zama discovery offshore Mexico could be expected in 2022.

  • 7 November 2019
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    U.S. oil company Talos will have a formal resource report on its large Zama oil discovery offshore Mexico by the end of the year. 

  • 21 September 2018

    U.S. company Talos Energy, as operator of the giant Zama oil discovery offshore Mexico, has signed a pre-unitization agreement with Pemex, as Zama might extend into a nearby Pemex-owned offshore block.

  • 6 November 2018
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Talos to spud Zama-2 appraisal well in late November

  • 28 September 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Talos Energy, the operator of the large Zama discovery offshore Mexico, has received approval for the Zama appraisal drilling plan.

  • 13 July 2018
    Exploration & Production

    The semi-submersible drilling rig is set to return to the Mexican waters

  • 7 May 2018

    U.S. operator Talos Energy’s Zama offshore discovery made in Mexico last year was awarded the “Discovery of the Year” by the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN) during the 2018 International Petroleum Summit (IPS) in London, U.K.

  • 17 May 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Mexican oil company Pemex is on the lookout for a drilling rig which it will use to test the size of the Zama discovery made by the U.S. operator Talos offshore Mexico in late 2017.

  • 16 November 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    McDermott has been awarded a contract for concept and engineering services by Talos Energy for the Zama field development project offshore Mexico. The contract award is for engineering services, including concept selection and follow-on pre-FEED. McDermott will execute this contract award with io oil & gas consulting, a joint venture between McDermott and Baker Hughes, a […]

  • 7 January 2020

    Results from an independent, third-party contingent resource evaluation of the Talos Energy-operated Zama discovery off Mexico exceed the company’s previously guided resource range.

  • 31 July 2017

    Talos has completed the drilling of the Zama-1 exploration well off Mexico, in which it recently found what is believed to be a billion barrel oil discovery. According to Premier Oil, a partner in the project, the well drilling has been completed, reaching a total depth of 4,108 metres (13,478 feet). The logging results confirmed […]

  • 5 December 2018

    German oil company DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG is set to get a stake in the giant Zama offshore oil discovery in Mexico through the acquisition of Sierra Oil & Gas, an independent Mexican oil and gas company.

  • 22 May 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Independent E&P company Talos Energy has started drilling the Zama-1 exploration well in Block 7 in the shallow water Sureste Basin, offshore Mexico. Talos’ partner in the block, Premier Oil, said on Monday that the well was spudded on May 21, 2017. According to the company, this is the first exploration well to be drilled […]

  • 15 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    McDermott International has been awarded a contract for concept and engineering services for Talos Energy for the Zama field development project.

  • 13 July 2017

    July 13, 2017 – Wood Mackenzie’s “Energy Alert” podcast takes a closer look at the big news regarding Talos’ Zama discovery