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  • 13 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    MEO Australia Limited advises that MEO and Eni Australia Ltd (Eni) have mutually agreed to defer the election deadline for the Blackwood well by one month to 4th February 2013. Under the Farm-in Agreement (FIA) dated 17th May 2011, Eni had a period of 365 days from the completion of the Blackwood 3D seismic survey […]

  • 4 February 2013

      Eni Australia Ltd (Eni), operator of exploration permit NT/P68, has provided notice  that it will proceed with the drilling of a well in the Blackwood area of the permit. The well will evaluate the 2008 Blackwood gas discovery. MEO has a 50% participating interest in the well which will be 100% funded by Eni […]

  • 13 December 2013

     MEO Australia said that the wireline logging, pressure testing and coring program at Blackwood-2 has been completed. The presence of gas and reservoir productivity could not be conclusively established during this wireline logging phase. MEO has been advised by the NT/P68 Operator that Blackwood-2 will be production tested to resolve uncertainties regarding fluid content and […]

  • 13 December 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    MEO Australia Limited advises that the wireline logging, pressure testing and coring program at Blackwood-2 well, offshore Australia has been completed. “The presence of gas and reservoir productivity could not be conclusively established during this wireline logging phase,” MEO said in a press release. MEO has been advised by the NT/P68 Operator Eni that Blackwood-2 […]

  • 29 October 2014

    MEO Australia will regain 100% Participating interest in Heron Area after Eni Australia decided to not drill additional wells.

  • 17 December 2013

    MEO Australia Limited has executed binding amendments to the NT/P68 Farm-in Agreement (FIA) dated 17th May 2011 to extend the second Heron well notice deadline to a date five months after completion of Blackwood-2, offshore W. Australia. This extension allows the results of Blackwood-2 to be incorporated into the decision process. The deadline for completion […]

  • 9 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    MEO Australia Limited has elected to withdraw from the Blackwood gas discovery off Australia at no cost, transferring that area of NT/P68 to Eni Australia Limited (Eni). MEO says it will focus its technical efforts on the Heron Area over which it has a 100% Participating Interest. Eni will transfer its 50% Participating Interest in […]

  • 18 October 2013

    MEO Australia said that Blackwood-2 will be the next well to be drilled by the ENSCO 104 drilling rig following completion of its current activities. The Ensco 104 is currently on location in an adjacent permit. MEO anticipates Blackwood-2 will commence drilling during the first half of November and will advise when the rig has […]

  • 28 October 2013

    MEO Australia advises that the Ensco 104 jack up drilling rig was handed over to the NT/P68 Joint Venture on 26th October and arrived on location on 27th October. The drilling program is expected to take around 65 days. Blackwood-2 is expected to spud within the next few days and is planned to be drilled to a depth […]

  • 29 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    MEO Australia Limited has advised that Eni Australia Limited has elected not to drill an additional well on the Heron structure and will therefore withdraw from the Heron Area of NT/P68, offshore Australia.  As a consequence, MEO will regain a 100% Participating Interest in the Heron Area. MEO says that Eni has also elected not […]

  • 23 December 2013

    MEO Australia said that the Ensco 104 jack up drilling rig had completed the Blackwood-2 production test and is preparing to plug and abandon the well as planned. The production test was carried out across the interval 3,234m – 3,254mMDRT. The top of this 20m interval is approximately 9m below the clear hydrocarbon bearing zone in Blackwood-1 (based […]

  • 17 December 2013

    MEO Australia said that it has executed binding amendments to the NT/P68 Farm-in Agreement dated 17th May 2011 to extend the second Heron well notice deadline to a date five months after completion of Blackwood-2. This extension allows the results of Blackwood-2 to be incorporated into the decision process. The deadline for completion of the second well in the event Eni elects […]

  • 23 December 2013

    MEO Australia Limited has announced that the Ensco 104 jack up drilling rig had completed the Blackwood-2 production test and is preparing to plug and abandon the well as planned. The production test was carried out across the interval 3,234m – 3,254mMDRT. The top of this 20m interval is approximately 9m below the clear hydrocarbon […]

  • 2 December 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    MEO Australia Limited advises that it has received formal notification from Eni Australia Ltd (Eni) that it has committed to the acquisition of the Blackwood 3D seismic survey. The notification received is in accordance with the NT/P68 Farm-in Agreement, detailed in MEO’s ASX and Media release of 18th May 2011. Under the Farm-in Agreement, the […]

  • 4 February 2013

    MEO Australia said that Eni Australia, operator of exploration permit NT/P68, has provided notice under the NT/P68 Farm-in Agreement (FIA) dated 17th May 2011 that it will proceed with the drilling of a well in the Blackwood area of the permit. The well will evaluate the 2008 Blackwood gas discovery. MEO has a 50% participating […]

  • 15 November 2013

    MEO Australia said that on Friday, the Ensco 104 jack up drilling rig was drilling ahead in 311mm (12¼”) hole at 1,744mMDRT. Progress: Drilled 311mm (12¼”) hole out of 133 /8” casing shoe Present Operation: Drilling ahead in 311mm (12¼”) hole at 1,744mMDRT Outlook: Drill 311mm (12¼”) hole to approximately 3,140mMDRT (244mm (95 /8”) casing point) Drill 216mm […]

  • 6 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    MEO Australia Limited has been advised by Eni Australia Ltd (Eni), as Operator of permit NT/P68, that acquisition of the Bathurst 3D seismic survey covering the Blackwood East structure has been completed. The survey vessel M/V Veritas Viking II was released at 0600 (ACST) on 5th January 2012. A total of 766 km2 of 3D […]

  • 6 January 2012

    MEO Australia Limited has been advised by Eni Australia Ltd, as Operator of permit NT/P68, that acquisition of the Bathurst 3D seismic survey covering the Blackwood East structure has been completed. The survey vessel M/V Veritas Viking II was released at 0600 (ACST) on 5th January 2012. A total of 766 km2 of 3D data […]

  • 6 January 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    MEO Australia Limited has been advised by Eni Australia Ltd (Eni), as Operator of permit NT/P68, that acquisition of the Bathurst 3D seismic survey covering the Blackwood East structure has been completed. The survey vessel M/V Veritas Viking II was released at 0600 (ACST) on 5th January 2012. A total of 766 km2 of 3D […]

  • 7 December 2011

    MEO Australia Limited announced that it has received notification from the permit operator, Eni Australia Ltd (Eni), that acquisition of the Bathurst 3D seismic data over the Blackwood East area of permit NT/P68 has commenced. The field acquisition program is expected to be complete within 50 days. Under the terms of the Farm-in Agreement, Eni […]

  • 17 May 2011
    Business & Finance

      Eni has signed an agreement with MEO Australia Limited to farm-in to the Heron and Blackwood gas discoveries in the permit NT/P68 in the Timor Sea, northern Australia. The agreement involves Eni earning 50% in the Heron gas discovery by funding the drilling of two wells in the Heron Area. Eni may withdraw from […]

  • 6 August 2012

    MEO Australia announced that Eni Australia  as operator of the NT/P68 exploration permit has confirmed that it will take over the ENSCO 109 drilling rig on 15th August and after an anticipated 4 day tow the rig expects to arrive at the Heron South-1 location on or around the 19th August. Eni is undertaking the […]