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Senior Appointment Positions Oilfield Services Business MRDS For Further Growth

A leading drilling and oilfield equipment specialist, MRDS , has announced new deals worth more than £4million in the past three months as the business continues to capitalise on growing industry confidence. The Aberdeen-based firm, which provides repair and maintenance services to drilling contr ...

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Posted 6 months agoPress > AppointmentOilfieldDrilling +1

Chariot Oil & Gas: Commencement of Drilling of Prospect S Well

Commencement of Drilling of Prospect S Well, Namibia ·      Ocean Rig Poseidon drillship has commenced the drilling of Prospect S well in Namibia. Chariot Oil & Gas Limited (AIM: CHAR), the Atlantic margins focused oil and gas exploration company, is pleased to announce that th ...

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Posted 6 months agoPress > Chariot Oil & GasDrillingwell +3

Chariot Oil & Gas: Commencement of Drilling Operations

Commencement of Drilling Operations for Prospect S Well, Namibia ·     Ocean Rig Poseidon drillship has commenced its mobilisation with estimated arrival at the Prospect S well location in Namibia in the next 24 hours. ·      Prospect S well is anticipated to spud shortly aft ...

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Posted 6 months agoPress > NamibiaChariot Oil & Gaswell +7

Azinam: Government Approval Received to Drill PEL 30 Offshore Namibia

Azinam Limited, the Seacrest Capital-backed South West African oil exploration company, has been informed by Eco Atlantic Oil & Gas Ltd, Operator of Petroleum Exploration Licence (PEL) 30, that it has received the required final Certificate to drill an exploration well within the Osprey Prospect on ...

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Posted 6 months agoPress > AzinamNamibiagovernment +8

Schlumberger Introduces HyperBlade Hyperbolic Diamond Element Bit

Drill bit with distinctive-shaped cutting elements reduces drilling costs by improving ROP in soft and plastitc rock formations Smith Bits, a Schlumberger company, has launched the HyperBlade* hyperbolic diamond element bit that reduces drilling costs by improving the rate of penetration (ROP), ...

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Posted 6 months agoPress > DrillingonshoreSchlumberger +2

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 6 months 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 6 months 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 7 months 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 7 months 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 7 months 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 7 months 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 7 months 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 7 months 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 7 months 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 7 months agoPress > Petsec EnergyDrillingGOM +10