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  • 17 October 2011

    Indian energy major Reliance Industries​ will suspend oil and gas drilling pending an internal valuation of its exploration and production s… Source: Reuters [mappress] Source: Reuters , October 17, 2011;

  • 29 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Global oil and gas service company AGR has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Independent Oil & Gas PLC (IOG) to work together to deliver Well Construction & Well Project Management services in respect of IOG’s forthcoming drilling activity. AGR’s EVP UK and Africa, Ian Burdis, said: “We are delighted to have been […]

  • 6 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Ocean Rig, a global provider of offshore deepwater drilling services, and Total E&P Angola have signed definitive documentation for  the 6 year contract for ultra deepwater drillship Ocean Rig Skyros. Ocean Rig Skyros, built at Samsung Heavy Industries Shipyard in South Korea, is 7th generation deepwater drillship of enhanced SAIPEM 10000 Design. The drillship will be used for offshore drilling operations […]

  • 12 November 2007

    Swiber Clinches maiden contract in the Gulf of Thailand worth US$25 million. Swiber Holdings Limited , is moving full speed ahead in its offshore drilling operations. The integrated offshore EPCIC contractor and provider of marine support vessels today announced that it’s newly incorporated deepwater drilling unit, Swiber Offshore Drilling Pte Ltd, has secured its maiden […]

  • 24 November 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Chevron Corporation reports that while its subsidiary, Chevron Brasil Upstream Frade Ltda., has not received formal notice from Brazil’s National Petroleum Agency (ANP) suspending its drilling license, the company has voluntarily suspended its current and future drilling operations, offshore Brazil. The voluntary suspension includes the company’s permitted pre-salt wells in the Frade field with the […]

  • 2 April 2014

    Beach Energy has released the monthly drilling report for March 2014. Nappamerri Trough Natural Gas The Etty-1 vertical exploration well in ATP 855 (Beach Energy 46.9% and operator, Icon Energy 35.1%, Chevron Exploration Australia 18%) reached a total depth of 3,807 metres in the top of the Patchawarra Formation on 23 March 2014. Preliminary interpretation of wireline logs […]

  • 5 March 2014

    Beach Energy has released the following monthly drilling report for February 2014. Nappamerri Trough Natural Gas Drilling of Etty-1, the sixth well in the vertical drilling campaign in ATP 855 (Beach Energy Ltd (Beach) 46.9% and operator, Icon Energy Ltd 35.1%, Chevron Exploration Australia 1 Pty Ltd 18%), commenced on 9 February 2014. Etty-1 is located 8.6km […]

  • 24 November 2011
    Business & Finance

    Chevron Corporation reported that while its subsidiary, Chevron Brasil Upstream Frade Ltda., has not received formal notice from Brazil’s National Petroleum Agency (ANP) suspending its drilling license, the company has voluntarily suspended its current and future drilling operations, offshore Brazil. The voluntary suspension includes the company’s permitted pre-salt wells in the Frade field with the […]

  • 24 May 2017
    Exploration & Production

    Pacific Drilling-owned drillship Pacific Scirocco has entered Guinea shelf waters and is starting drilling operations for the independent exploration company Hyperdynamics. Worth noting, by the start of drilling operations, Hyperdynamics does not mean the actual spudding, but the drillship preparations in general. According to Hyperdynamics’ statement on Wednesday, the drillship entered the waters on Sunday, May 21. […]

  • 6 May 2019

    The United States, the European Union, and Egypt have all expressed their concerns over Turkey’s plans for offshore drilling operations in Cypriot-claimed waters. However, Turkey claims that its activities in the Eastern Mediterranean region are based on its legitimate rights stemming from international law.

  • 27 March 2014

    Ophir Energy said that drilling operations have commenced at the Taachui well on Block 1, offshore Tanzania. The Taachui well is being drilled by the Deepsea Metro 1 drillship on a prospect on the north-west margin of Block 1, Tanzania. It is targeting gross mean pre-drill recoverable resource estimates of 1.4 TCF in reservoirs of […]

  • 24 September 2013

    Cuadrilla said that the Balcombe exploration drilling operations have been successfully completed. The company has commenced the removal of its drilling equipment from the site and expects to have removed all equipment by 28th September. On-site operations involved the drilling of a vertical exploration well to an approximate depth of 2,700ft, collecting 294ft of rock […]

  • 4 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    ASCO, an oil and gas logistics company, has signed a three year partnership deal to support Maersk Oil’s drilling campaigns in Norway. The campaigns will be supported from ASCO’s Kristiansund Base at Averøy. The first oil rig to be supported under the new contract will be the Transocean Barents at license 6506/6-2 Albert in the […]

  • 14 December 2011

    Li Fanrong , CEO of China’s CNOOC said at a meeting on Wednesday that the company is planning to start with drilling operations offshore Cambodia, Xinhua reports. Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister, Sok An sees the plans as a significant boost to the impoverished country’s oil and gas sector and he said that Cambodia eagerly welcomes […]

  • 3 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    Ophir announces the start of its 2012 drilling programme in Tanzania with the drillship Odfjell Metro-1. The first three wells in the programme will be Jodari-1, Mzia-1 (previously named 1W) and Papa-1 (previously named 3A). The Metro-1 is a state-of-the-art drillship capable of drilling in water depths of up to 3,000m. The rig has a […]

  • 2 October 2013

    Australia’s Beach Energy has released its monthly drilling report for the month of September 2013. Nappamerri Trough Natural Gas In PEL 218 (Beach Energy 70% and operator, Chevron Australia Exploration 30%) the Boston-3 horizontal well, the second horizontal in the Nappamerri Trough, commenced drilling on 7 September. The primary appraisal objective of Boston-3 will be to evaluate the […]

  • 7 July 2011
    Business & Finance

    Dragon Oil plc , an international oil and gas exploration and production company, announces the completion and initial testing of the Dzheitune (Lam) B/157 development well. The Dzheitune (Lam) B/157 well was drilled to a depth of 2,900 metres and completed as a single producer by the Iran Khazar rig. The initial test result from […]

  • 4 December 2013

    Australia’s Beach Energy has released its monthly drilling report for the month of November 2013. Nappamerri Trough Natural Gas In PEL 218 (Beach Energy 70% and operator, Chevron Australia Exploration 30%), the second horizontal well to be drilled in the Nappamerri Trough, Boston-3, reached total depth on 25 November 2013 after drilling approximately 1,000 metres of […]

  • 21 January 2020
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    APM Terminals has entered into a partnership with Brasco, a Wilson Sons Group company, to set up a logistics base in Brazil to support Premier Oil’s drilling operations on Block 717. 

  • 9 October 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Ghanaian company Springfield Exploration and Production Limited has started drilling the Afina-1x well located off the coast of Ghana.

  • 13 September 2019
    Business & Finance

    Marine & General has been awarded a contract by Hess Exploration and Production Malaysia for the provision of one anchor handling tug supply vessel to support the oil company’s Malaysian drilling operations.

  • 18 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Salamander Energy plc announces that drilling operations on the North Kendang-2 exploration well (“NK-2”) in its operated South East Sangatta PSC have now been concluded. The well reached a total depth of 2,569 meters true vertical depth subsea and encountered two hydrocarbon bearing intervals, one of which was the primary objective zone of high pressure […]