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USA: Total Further Increases Its Footprint In The Gulf Of Mexico And Becomes Operator Of The North Platte Discovery

Paris – Total has acquired several assets located in the Gulf of Mexico as part of the Cobalt International Energy company's bankruptcy auction sale. Total submitted offers on several assets for a consideration of approximately 300 million dollars and acquires from Cobalt:      On April 5, 201 ...

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Posted 13 days agoPress > United StatesUSTotal +5

Statoil Completes Acquisition of US Gulf of Mexico Deepwater Discovery

Statoil and Total have completed their acquisition of Cobalt International Energy's 60% operated interest in the North Platte discovery in the US Gulf of Mexico for an aggregate prurchase price of USD 339 million. The partners have jointly presented the winning bid for the asset in a bankrupt ...

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Posted 13 days agoPress > StatoilTotalAcquisition +7

OMV s Exploration Success in Norway

OMV (Norge) AS completes the drilling of the Hades and Iris exploration well 6506/11-10 in PL 644 B The well discovered gas and condensate The HPHT (high pressure, high temperature) well is located in the Norwegian Sea near the Morvin field Drilling has been completed with an e ...

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Posted 20 days agoPress > OMVexplorationNorway +6

Faroe Petroleum: Significant Gas/Condensate Discoveries in Hades and Iris Prospects, Norway

Faroe Petroleum, the independent oil and gas Company focusing principally on exploration, appraisal and production opportunities in Norway and the UK, is pleased to announce significant discoveries in both the Hades and Iris prospects in licence PL 644 B (Faroe 20%), located in the Norwegian Sea. ...

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Posted 20 days agoPress > NorwayOffshoreHades +6

NPD: Gas/condensate Discovery Near the Morvin Field in the Norwegian Sea – 6506/11-10

04.04.2018 OMV (Norway) AS, operator of production licences 644 and 644 B, is in the process of completing the drilling of wildcat well 6506/11-10 in PL 644 B. The well was drilled about 5 kilometres north-west of the Morvin field in the central part of the Norwegian Sea and 245 kilometres ...

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Posted 20 days agoPress > NorwayNPDNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +5

Cairn Energy: Tethys Update

The enclosed announcement has been reported by the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) regarding PL 682, containing the Tethys prospect, in which Cairn has a 30% working interest. The partners in PL 682 are Spirit Energy Norge AS (Operator) 30%, Capricorn Norge AS 30%, Wellesley Petroleum AS 20 ...

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Posted 29 days agoPress > Cairn EnergyTethysNPD +8

Gas Discovery Southwest of the Aasta Hansteen Field in the Norwegian Sea – 6604/5-1

Wintershall Norge AS, operator of production licence 894, is in the process of concluding the drilling of wildcat well 6604/5-1. The well has been drilled about 115 kilometres southwest of the Aasta Hansteen field in the northern part of the Norwegian Sea. The objective of the well was to prove p ...

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Posted 29 days agoPress > gasDiscoveryNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +5

Oil Discovery North of the Bøyla Field in the North Sea - 24/9-12 S and 24/9-12 A

Aker BP ASA, operator of production licence 340, has concluded the drilling of wildcat well 24/9-12 S and appraisal well 24/9-12 A, which was drilled 850 metres southwest of the discovery well, 24/9-12 S. The wells were drilled about two kilometres north of the Bøyla field, 26 km southwest of the ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > NorwayDiscoveryNPD +6

Hess Announces Seventh Oil Discovery Offshore Guyana

Pacora-1 well encounters approximately 65 feet of high-quality, oil-bearing sandstone Pacora resources to be integrated into third phase of development; will help bring Guyana production to more than 500,000 barrels of oil per day Further drilling on the Stabroek Block planned in 2018 NE ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > GuyanaDiscoveryOil +5

ExxonMobil Announces Seventh Oil Discovery Offshore Guyana

Pacora-1 well encounters approximately 65 feet of high-quality, oil-bearing sandstone High quality resources to be integrated into giant Payara field development Further drilling on the Stabroek Block planned in 2018 IRVING, Texas--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) announ ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > GuyanaDiscoveryOil +6

Shell Announces Large Deep-Water Discovery in Gulf of Mexico

Shell Offshore Inc. (“Shell”) today announced one of its largest U.S. Gulf of Mexico exploration finds in the past decade from the Whale deep-water well. The well encountered more than 1,400 net feet (427 meters) of oil bearing pay. Evaluation of the discovery is ongoing, and appraisal drilli ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > Shell OffshoreShellDeep-Water +6

BP Exploration Discoveries Mark Positive Start for North Sea in 2018

Oil & Gas UK says two new exploration discoveries in the North Sea by a supermajor mark a more positive start to the year for the UK's offshore industry. BP today (Wednesday 31 January) announced successful discoveries in its Capercaillie and Achmelvich wells. The data of both wells is now under e ...

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Posted 2 months agoOpinion > BPNorth SeaUnited Kingdom Continental Shelf +3

Chevron Announces Major Oil Discovery in Deepwater Gulf of Mexico

Ballymore further consolidates Chevron's position in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico SAN RAMON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 30, 2018-- Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) today announced a significant oil discovery at the Ballymore prospect in the deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The Ballymore well w ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > ChevronDeepwaterGulf Of Mexico +5

Prospex Oil & Gas: Significant Commercial Gas Discovery Onshore Italy

Prospex Oil and Gas Plc, the AIM quoted investment company, is pleased to announce that it has been advised by the operator Po Valley Energy Limited (‘PVE') that strong flow rates from testing operations have confirmed a significant commercial gas discovery at the Podere Maiar-1d appraisal/redevelo ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > ItalyonshoreAIM +5

Significant Italian Gas Discovery Confirmed for Po Valley

Strong gas flows on test have confirmed a significant commercial discovery for Australia's Po Valley Energy Limited (“PVE” or the “Company”) at its new Selva gas field in northern Italy. The Company announced today the strong gas flows had resulted from successful flow testing of the recently dril ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > ItalygasDiscovery +3