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Australia’s Bass Oil Acquires North Madura PSC to Expand its Indonesian Portfolio

HIGHLIGHTS Bass to acquire 100% participating interest in highly prospective block adjacent to a number of producing fields Bass technical team has evaluated previous work conducted and will commence planning in 2019 for drilling the prospect as soon as possible. Bass will operate the per ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > AustraliaBass OilNorth Madura +3

DeltaTek banks eight-hours of rig time for Chevron with SeaCure technology

Well construction specialist, DeltaTek Global, has announced the inaugural deployment of its SeaCure technology. The work scope for Chevron North Sea took place on the West Wick subsea appraisal well which is being drilled from the Ocean Guardian. Providing major time and cost savings, the pionee ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > DeltatekSeaCureThe Oil & Gas Technology Centre +3

S&P Global Platts - US Election Wrap: Democrats Win House, Voters Answer Oil Policy Questions

Washington — Democrats took control of the House of Representatives in Tuesday's mid-term election, but Republicans retained control of the Senate as voters decided on new gasoline tax hikes and limits on drilling, both on and offshore. Republicans won Senate races in Texas and North Dakota, t ...

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Posted 3 months agoOpinion > S&P Global PlattsUnited StatesUSA +8

Equinor Successful Bids for Three New Licences Offshore Newfoundland

The West Hercules drilling rig. (Photo: Ole Jørgen Bratland) Equinor and its partners were the successful bidders for new exploration parcels in the prolific Jeanne d'Arc basin, offshore Newfoundland. Equinor will operate two exploration parcels, NL18-CFB01-14 (Equinor Canada 70%, ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > EquinorEquinor EnergyOffshore +3

ADES Completes Acquisition of Drilling Operations from Weatherford in Kuwait

ADES International Holding Ltd. (“ADES” or the “Company”), a leading oil & gasdrilling and production services provider in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), is pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisition of twelve onshore rigs from Weatherford International plc. (“Weatherfo ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > ADES InternationalADESAcquisition +7

NPD: Drilling Permit for Well 24/9-13 in Production Licence 869

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Aker BP ASA a drilling permit for wildcat well 24/9-13, cf. Section 15 of the Resource Management Regulations. The well will be drilled from the Scarabeo 8 drilling facility in position 59°17'51.93" north and 1°46'2.34" east after drilling wildcat ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > NPDNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateDrilling +7

Canadian Natural Resources Limited Announces 2018 Third Quarter Results

Commenting on third quarter 2018 results, Steve Laut, Executive Vice-Chairman of Canadian Natural stated, "The strength of our well balanced and diverse portfolio, combined with Canadian Natural's ability to effectively and efficiently execute, delivered a strong third quarter for the Company. Reco ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > Canadian Natural ResourcesCanadian NaturalDrilling +2

NPD: Drilling Permit for Well 31/7-3 S in Production Licence 740

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Faroe Petroleum Norge AS a drilling permit for well 31/7-3 S, cf. Section 15 of the Resource Management Regulations. Well 31/7-3 S will be drilled from the Transocean Arctic drilling facility in position 60°26'42.63" north and 3°3'13.81" east afte ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > NorwayNPDNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +6

NPD: Drilling Permit For Well 34/8-18 S in Production Licence 120

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Equinor ASA a drilling permit for well 34/8-18 S, cf. Section 15 of the Resource Management Regulations. Well 34/8-18 S will be drilled from the drilling facility on the Visund A platform. The drilling programme for well 34/8-18 S relates to the dr ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > NPDDrillingPermit +8

Equinor: New Oil Discovery in the Johan Castberg Licence

The Songa Enabler drilling rig. (Jan Arne Wold / Woldcam - Equinor ASA) Equinor and partners ENI and Petoro have completed the Skruis exploration well in the Johan Castberg licence. The well confirms a volume of 12-25 million recoverable barrels of oil. “This is an important discov ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > EquinorEqunior EnergyDiscovery +4

Whitebark Energy: Canadian Activities Update

“Whitebark will have over $4m cash to invest in drilling programs and strategic acquisitions in Canada which have the potential to materially change the company within the next six months.” “Whitebark and its Canadian JV partner, Point Loma Resources, have been in negotiations to purchase product ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > CanadaWhitebark EnergyDrilling +2

Anglo African Oil & Gas - Operational Update and Financing Facility

Anglo African Oil & Gas plc, an independent oil and gas developer, is pleased to provide an operational update on well TLP-103C currently being drilled on the Tilapia field in the Republic of the Congo and to announce that it has entered into a conditional £5 million Convertible Loan Note Financing ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > Anglo African Oil & GasOperational UpdateCongo +3

Gazprom to Start Production Drilling at Kovyktinskoye Field in 2019

A working meeting between  Alexey Miller , Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, and Sergey Levchenko, Governor of the Irkutsk Region, took place in St. Petersburg today. Alexey Miller Enlarged photo (JPG, 3.2 MB) The parties discussed ongoing and future cooperation, noting th ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > GazpromProductionDrilling +6

Cue Energy: Paus Biru-1 Exploration Well Commences Operations

Conductor installed for the Paus Biru-1 exploration well in the Sampang PSC Drilling expected to commence in the next 24 hours Primary target is the Mundu formation reservoirs 2 weeks expected to 650m TVDSS TD Cue Energy Resources Limited (Cue), through its 100% owned subsidiary Cue ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > Paus Biru-1wellexploration +4

Equinor: Rowan Stavanger to Drill for Gudrun

Rowan Norway Limited has been awarded a contract for drilling two wells at the Gudrun field by use of the Rowan Stavanger jack-up rig. The rig has furthermore been awarded five options for drilling of single wells.     The value of the fixed part of the contract is ...

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Posted 4 months agoPress > EquinorEquinor EnergyRowan Stavanger +5