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Posted: 10 days ago

Apache in fresh oil discovery offshore Suriname

Apache has made what it says is a major oil discovery at the Kwaskwasi-1 well drilled offshore Surin...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 10 days ago
Posted: 26 days ago

Equinor hits minor oil discovery near Vigdis field

Equinor has made a minor oil discovery near the Vigdis field in the North Sea offshore Norway. ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 26 days ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Petrobras hits two new oil discoveries offshore Brazil

Petrobras has made two new oil discoveries in Brazil’s offshore waters. ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Petrobras makes second oil discovery this month

Brazilian oil and gas company Petrobras has identified the presence of oil in an exploration well of...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Global oil discoveries dropped to record low in 2016, IEA says

Global oil discoveries fell to a record low in 2016 as companies continued to cut spending and conve...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Statoil hits oil in Cape Vulture well

Statoil Petroleum has made an oil discovery northwest of the Norne field in the Norwegian Sea, offsh...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

ExxonMobil in second oil discovery offshore Guyana

ExxonMobil on Thursday reported positive results from its Payara-1 well offshore Guyana. Payara is E...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

LLOG Strikes Oil at Crown & Anchor

LLOG Exploration (LLOG) and its partners Ridgewood Energy and Stone Energy Corporation have drilled ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Petrobras finds oil in Santos Basin, offshore Brazil

Brazilian-state run oil company Petrobras has said that the drilling of the second well in Carcará a...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Premier in Isobel Deep Discovery

Premier Oil has struck oil at the Isobel Deep exploration well 14/20-1 in the North Falkland Basin, ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Chevron Hits Anchor Oil in GoM

Chevron Corporation has announced a significant oil discovery at the Anchor prospect in the deepwate...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Repsol Strikes ‘Leon’ Oil in GoM

Repsol has made a new discovery of high quality oil in the United States’ Gulf of Mexico. The find w...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Pancontinental Confirms Oil in Sunbird-1 (Kenya)

Pancontinental Oil and Gas NL has advised that, after lengthy analysis, it has been verified that th...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Total finds oil offshore Cote d’Ivoire

Canadian Natural Resources Limited has announced that the Saphir-1XB well has encountered an accumul...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Shell, Petronas make oil discovery at Limbayong well (Malaysia)

PETRONAS and Shell have made an oil discovery offshore Sabah, Malaysia. The discovery was made via t...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Petrobras makes oil discovery in Potiguar basin (Brazil)

The results confirm the discovery of intermediate oil (24º API), as previously announced to the mark...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Total finds oil at Trell prospect (Norway)

TOTAL E&P Norge AS has discovered oil at its 25/5-9 well on the “Trell” Prospect in ...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Dana Makes Oil Discovery in Moray Firth (UK)

Dana Petroleum has made an oil discovery in the Moray Firth following the drilling of the Liberator ...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Statoil Makes Oil Discovery at Snilehorn

Faroe Petroleum has informed of an oil discovery in well 6407/8-6 and sidetrack 6407/8-6A on the Sta...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

INPEX Confirms Oil Discovery at Yucatan Well in U.S. GoM

INPEX CORPORATION (INPEX) has announced it has encountered an oil bearing zone with approximately 36...

Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

Karoon Makes Oil Discovery Offshore Brazil. Shares Jump 22 Pct

Karoon Gas Australia Ltd has made a second oil discovery in its three well Santos Basin exploration ...

Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

Norway: Outstanding Quarter for Det Norske, CEO Says

As a partner in the giant Aldous Major oil discovery, Det norske oljeselskap ASA has created signifi...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 9 years ago

Statoil Hits Oil Discovery Offshore Norway

Statoil ASA and partners Petoro AS, Det norske oljeselskap ASA and Lundin Norway AS have made a high...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 9 years ago
Posted: over 10 years ago

Brazil: ANP Announces 4.5 Billion Barrels of Recoverable Oil Discovery

Brazil’s National Petroleum Agency, or ANP, announced the discovery of about 4.5 billion barre...

Posted: over 10 years ago