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Wild Well Announces New Onsite Rig Crew Training Service

HOUSTON (Sept. 24, 2018) – Wild Well Control, Inc. , a Superior Energy Services company and a global leader in well control and engineering services, has announced that it will offer well control training to drilling rig crews onsite with its rigsite well control Crew Training Unit. Wild Well ...

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Posted 17 hours agoPress > wild wellwellSuperior Energy Services +3

Anglo African Oil & Gas plc - Update on Drilling Programme at the Tilapia Field in the Republic of the Congo

Anglo African Oil & Gas plc, an independent oil and gas developer, is pleased to announce that the construction of the extended pad at the Tilapia field in the Republic of the Congo has been completed ahead of schedule.  The well to be drilled on the new pad will be designated TLP-103C and hammerin ...

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Posted 22 hours agoPress > DrillingTilapia FieldCongo +2

Transocean Norge to Drill for Equinor

Equinor has awarded Transocean a contract for drilling six wells on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS) by use of the Transocean Norge mobile rig. Drilling start-up is scheduled for the summer of 2019. The rig has also been awarded a contract option for drilling four additional wel ...

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Posted 3 days agoPress > DrillingEquinorOffshore +8

Highlands Natural Resources: Colorado Shale - East Denver Operations Update

Highlands, the London-listed natural resources company, provides the following update about the six new wells being funded entirely by Highlands' partners at its East Denver Project. As previously announced, drilling operations at the new wells were completed in mid-July. The pad was subsequent ...

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Posted 5 days agoPress > Highlands Natural ResoucesonshoreUnited States +6

Equinor: West Hercules to Drill More Exploration Wells

The West Hercules drilling rig in the Barents Sea. (Photo: Ole Jørgen Bratland) Seadrill Norway Operations Limited has been awarded a contract for drilling two exploration wells for Equinor in the Barents Sea by use of the West Hercules rig. Drilling is scheduled to start in the sprin ...

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Posted 5 days agoPress > EquinorEquinor EnergyOffshore +7

NPD: Drilling Permit For Well 30/6-30 in Production Licence 825

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Faroe Petroleum Norge AS a drilling permit for well 30/6-30, cf. Section 15 of the Resource Management Regulations. Well 30/6-30 will be drilled from the Transocean Arctic drilling facility in position 60°43'6.71"N and 2°44'3.43"E after conc ...

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Posted 13 days agoPress > NPDNorwayNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +6

Block Energy Plc - MOU Agreed For Hire of Drilling and Workover Rigs

Block Energy Plc, the exploration and production company focused on the Republic of Georgia , is pleased to announce execution of a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding (‘MOU') with Georgia-based drilling contractor, JSC Norio Oil Company (‘NOC'), for the provision of a drilling and a workover ...

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Posted 14 days agoPress > Block EnergyMOUDrilling +5

Savannah Petroleum - Spud of Zomo-1 Well, Niger

Savannah Petroleum PLC, the British independent oil and gas company focused around activities in Niger and Nigeria, this morning announces that the fifth well in its current Niger drilling campaign, Zomo-1, was spudded on 8 September 2018.  Zomo-1 is located on the R3 portion of the R3/R4 PSC Area ...

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Posted 14 days agoPress > SVPNigerAfrica +8

NPD: Drilling Permit for Well 6407/11-1 in Production Licence 751

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Equinor Energy AS a drilling permit for well 6407/11-1, cf. Section 15 of the Resource Management Regulations. Well 6407/11-1 will be drilled from the Deepsea Bergen drilling facility in position 64°12'22.8"N and 7°29'33.25"A. The drilling progra ...

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Posted 14 days agoPress > NorwayOffshoreNPD +8

Petsec Energy Provides Drilling Update on Main Pass 273 B-2 Appraisal/Development Well on the Hummer Gas/Oil Field, Gulf of Mexico, U.S.A.

Petsec Energy Ltd (the “Company”) is pleased to provide a drilling update on the Main Pass Block 273 B-2 appraisal/development well currently being drilled on the Hummer Gas/Oil Field Gulf of Mexico, USA. The Main Pass 273 B-2 well has been drilled to 4,750 feet measured depth, at which depth ...

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Posted 15 days agoPress > Petsec EnergyDrillingGOM +10

Anglo African Oil & Gas PLC - Update on TLP 103 Well on Tilapia Field

Anglo African Oil & Gas plc, the independent oil and gas developer, provides the following update on the TLP 103 well and also details of a forward plan to minimise disruption to the drilling programme at the Tilapia field in the Republic of the Congo. On 15 August 2018, the TLP 103 appraisal well ...

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Posted 18 days agoPress > Anglo African Oil & GasUpdateCongo +4

Rystad Energy Newsletter: Is Pemex Better Off Spending Money on Developing Fields it Has Already Discovered?

Mexican national oil company Pemex is poised for a massive cash infusion earmarked for exploration and drilling , but a review of the company's portfolio and recent track record suggests at least some of this money might be better spent developing fields it has already discovered. Incoming Mexi ...

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Posted 18 days agoOpinion > Rystad EnergyPemexMexico +4

Anglo African Oil & Gas PLC - Temporary Suspension of Drilling TLP-103 at Tilapia Oil Field

Temporary suspension of drilling TLP-103 at Tilapia oil field Anglo African Oil & Gas plc, an independent oil and gas developer, announces that the Company has been informed by its drilling contractor, SMP, that they have experienced a topside issue that has affected the rig.  As a result, the C ...

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Posted 20 days agoPress > Anglo African Oil & GasDrillingTilapia Oil Field +5

Bowleven plc - Spud of IE-4 Well, Etinde, Cameroon

Bowleven, the Africa focused oil and gas company traded on AIM, is pleased to announce the spud of the IE-4 appraisal well at the Etinde block, Cameroon, by the block's operator, New Age Cameroon Offshore Petroleum SA (“NewAge”). The IE-4 well is the second of two appraisal wells to be drilled in ...

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Posted 22 days agoPress > BowLevenSpudwell +10

FuchsRohr AluDrill Enhances Operational Efficiency in Extended Reach Drilling

Combining both strength and flexibility, FuchsRohr AluDrill pipe helps open up extended reach drilling into some of the world's most challenging multilateral drilling environments Tests show that the aluminum alloy pipe developed by OTTO FUCHS Drilling Solutions delivers up to a 30% reduction in ...

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Posted 22 days agoPress > FuchsRohrAluDrillDrill +2