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  • 27 January 2015
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Hess Corporation has announced a 2015 capital and exploratory budget of $4.7 billion, a 16 percent reduction from its 2014 actual spend of $5.6 billion. According to Hess, of this, $2.1 billion (45 percent) is budgeted for unconventional shale resources, $1.2 billion (26 percent) for production, $1.0 billion (21 percent) for developments and $0.4 billion […]

  • 12 December 2013
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Chevron Corporation announced a $39.8 billion capital and exploratory investment program for 2014. Included in the 2014 program are $4.8 billion of planned expenditures by affiliates, which do not require cash outlays by Chevron. The 2014 budget is approximately $2 billion lower than expected total investments for 2013. For the current year, total investments are […]

  • 27 January 2015

    Hess Corporation said it reduced its 2015 capital and exploratory budget for 16 percent to $4.7 billion, compared to the company’s 2014 actual spend of $5.6 billion.

  • 7 June 2016

    LNG terminal developer, Inpex informed it commenced drilling operations during the weekend on an exploratory well offshore Shimane and Yamaguchi prefectures in Japan. The drilling operations are part of a project commissioned by Japan’s Agency of Natural Resources and Energy of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry to drill one exploratory well for the […]

  • 27 January 2015

    Hess Corporation said it reduced its 2015 capital and exploratory budget for 16 percent to $4.7 billion, compared to the company’s 2014 actual spend of $5.6 billion.

  • 29 June 2011
    Business & Finance

    Cobalt International Energy, Inc.  today provided the following update on its West Africa and U.S. Gulf of Mexico drilling programs. West Africa Drilling Program Cobalt has received notification that the Ocean Confidence drilling rig, which is currently under assignment to an Angolan affiliate of Total S.A., will be returned to Cobalt on Block 21 on […]

  • 25 July 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Petrobras announces it has completed the drilling and formation test of the fourth exploratory well at Iara area, block BM-S-11, in the Santos Basin pre-salt. The results of this well 3-RJS-706 (3-BRSA-1132-RJS) have strengthened the potential of recoverable light oil from Iara and have confirmed the discovery of good quality oil (28º API) announced on […]

  • 31 July 2015

    Oil and gas company Inpex said it has been commissioned by Japan’s Agency of Natural Resources and Energy of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry to drill one exploratory well for the agency’s “Heisei 26~28 Domestic Offshore Drilling Program in Japan”.  The objective of the drilling project is to determine the presence of hydrocarbon deposits […]

  • 31 July 2015

    Oil and gas company Inpex said it has been commissioned by Japan’s Agency of Natural Resources and Energy of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry to drill one exploratory well for the agency’s “Heisei 26~28 Domestic Offshore Drilling Program in Japan”.  The objective of the drilling project is to determine the presence of hydrocarbon deposits […]

  • 30 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    INPEX Corporation has been commissioned by the Agency of Natural Resources and Energy of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) of Japan to drill one exploratory well for the agency’s Heisei 26-28 Domestic Offshore Drilling Program in Japan, offshore Yamaguchi and Shimane prefectures. The objective of the drilling project is to determine the presence of hydrocarbon deposits […]

  • 17 August 2017

    LNG Croatia, the company developing the Croatian liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal on the island of Krk, said the geological survey started at the site.

  • 3 July 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Shell announces a successful exploratory well at Vicksburg in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. The well is located 75 miles (120 kilometers) offshore in the De Soto Canyon Block 393 in 7,446 feet (2,269 meters) of water. It was drilled to a total depth of 26,385 feet (8,042 meters) and encountered more than 500 feet […]

  • 24 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    OGX Petróleo e Gás Participações S.A., the Brazilian oil and gas company responsible for the largest private-sector exploratory campaign in Brazil, announced today that it has obtained from the National Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels Agency – ANP, the qualification of operator A, therefore being able at this time to operate blocks located in deepwater, […]

  • 30 September 2010

    OGX Petróleo e Gás Participações S.A. (“OGX”), the Brazilian oil and gas company conducting the largest private sector exploratory campaign in Brazil, announced today that it has identified hydrocarbons indicative of light oil and gas in the Santonian section of well 1-OGX-19A-RJS, located in the BM-S-58 block, in the shallow waters of the Santos Basin. […]

  • 24 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Petrobras announces that, at the Operational Committee meeting of January 21, the consortium formed by Petrobras (40%), Shell (20%), Total (20%), CNOOC (10%) and CNPC (10%), along with Pré-Sal Petróleo S.A. (PPSA), approved the 2014 Working and Investment Plan for the Libra oilfield. The main activities included in the working plan are: seismic reprocessing for […]

  • 12 January 2012

    Hess Corporation announced today a 2012 capital and exploratory budget of $6.8 billion, nearly all of which is targeted for Exploration and Production: $2.5 billion for unconventionals, $1.6 billion for production, $1.8 billion for developments and $800 million for exploration. John B. Hess, Chairman and CEO, stated, “We believe that the investments we are making […]

  • 9 January 2011

    Hess Corporation announced a 2011 capital and exploratory budget of $5.6 billion, nearly all of which is targeted for Exploration and Production: $3.1 billion for production, $1.6 billion for developments and $900 million for exploration. John B. Hess, Chairman and CEO, stated, “We are pleased to have a global portfolio of attractive investment opportunities. We […]

  • 3 July 2012
    Business & Finance

    OGX, the Brazilian oil and gas company responsible for the largest private-sector exploratory campaign in Brazil, has announced that as a result of the evolution of OGX into a new phase, in which production becomes increasingly important, without prejudice to the exploratory campaign, the Company’s Board of Directors, chaired by Mr. Eike Batista, has nominated […]

  • 24 January 2011
    Business & Finance

    OGX Petroleo e Gas Participacoes S.A. , the Brazilian oil and gas company responsible for the largest private sector exploratory campaign in Brazil, announced today the presence of hydrocarbons in the Albian section of well 1OGX28DRJS, which is located in the BMC41 block, in the shallow waters of the Campos Basin. OGX holds a 100% […]

  • 14 December 2015

    Japan’s Inpex has established a domestic exploratory drilling operations office, through which it will manage a drilling project offshore Japan. The company has made the move in order to support the Heisei 26~28 offshore drilling project commissioned by Japan’s Agency of Natural Resources and Energy of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) in […]

  • 17 February 2014

    Eni and Cyprus will soon sign a memorandum of understanding for the liquefaction terminal in Cyprus. “The Memorandum is ready, it has been agreed on, and there are some formalities left, such as its approval by the Council of Ministers, so that we can proceed to its signing in the next few days,” the Cypriot […]

  • 20 September 2012
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Petrobras announces it has completed drilling the fourth well at the transfer of rights area in the pre-salt of Santos Basin. This discovery was previously announced on August 21st, 2012, when the well was still being drilled and had reached depths of 5,656 meters. The well, which is called 3-BRSA-1053-RJS (3-RJS-699), and is unofficially referred […]