Eni secures new acreage offshore Mozambique

Eni has signed in Maputo the contract for the exclusive exploration and development rights of the offshore block ...

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Wintershall picks up drilling permit for Norwegian Sea well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Wintershall Norge a drilling permit for a wildcat well located ...

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WorleyParsons to modify Edvard Grieg platform

WorleyParsons has won a contract to modify Lundin's Edvard Grieg platform offshore Norway, to enable it to receive ...

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Byron's SM 71 well flowing at unstabilized rate

Byron Energy has finished recompletion operations on its South Marsh Island Block 71 (SM 71) well located in the ...

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McDermott cuts first steel for Total's Tyra project

McDermott has cut first steel marking the start of fabrication for Total's Tyra Redevelopment project in the Danish Sector of the North Sea.

McDermott has cut first steel marking the start of fabrication for Total's Tyra Redevelopment project in the Danish ...

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Providence to spud Newgrange prospect in 2019 or 2020

Providence Resources has completed a site survey on the FEL 6/14 license off Ireland, which contains the Newgrange ...

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Aker BP buying Equinor's King Lear discovery for $250M

Aker BP buying Equinor's King Lear discovery for $250M

Norway's Aker BP will buy Equinor's stake in the King Lear gas/condensate discovery in the Norwegian section of the ...

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VIDEO: First oil flows at Norway's first unmanned platform

Norwegian oil giant Equinor has kicked off oil production from its Oseberg Vestflanken 2 field in the North Sea.

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IEA: Oil demand and supply close to new peaks

Both global oil demand and supply are now close to new, historically significant peaks at 100 mb/d, and neither ...

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Qatar Petroleum taking over offshore oil field from Oxy

Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi, the President and CEO of Qatar Petroleum / Image source: Qatar Petroleum

Qatar Petroleum will take over the management and operation of the Idd El-Shargi North Dome (ISND) offshore oil ...

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Faroe picks up consent for Brasse East well

Faroe Petroleum has received consent from the PSA for exploration drilling in the North Sea using the Transocean Arctic.

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SeaBird, MCG increase NCS survey scope

"Due to the planned increased survey scope and current inclement weather in the operative area, a decision has been ...

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Lukoil commissions fifth second phase well on V. Filanovsky

Lukoil has commissioned the fifth well at the second development stage of the Vladimir Filanovsky field in the ...

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Assessment of Husky's Canadian drilling campaign underway

The CEAA si conducting a federal environmental assessment for the proposed Husky Energy Exploration Drilling ...

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Murphy Oil, Petrobras in Gulf of Mexico joint venture

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U.S. oil company Murphy Oil has said it will form a joint venture company with Petrobras America, a U.S. subsidiary ...

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No pay at Byron's Bivouac Peak test well

Oil and gas company Byron Energy has deemed the Bivouac Peak East Prospect test well off the U.S. as non-commercial.

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Chariot comes up dry off Namibia

Chariot Oil & Gas has failed to encounter a hydrocarbon accumulation at its well on the Central Blocks license, ...

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Novatek discovers large gas field in Ob Bay

Russian LNG giant NOVATEK has found a gas and gas condensate offshore field in the shallow waters of the Ob Bay.

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Equinor given nod to use Snorre platforms through 2040

The Norwegian authorities have given approval to Equinor for continued use of the Snorre A and Snorre B platforms ...

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Cooper pens Casino Henry gas sales deal with O-I Australia

Cooper Energy has signed a new gas supply agreement with O-I Australia for the supply of gas for 2019 from its ...

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Kosmos in another Suriname duster

Kosmos Energy has again failed to unearth oil at an exploration well offshore Suriname.

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Room for improvement in MOL's first NCS drilling operation

The PSA has found an improvement point during an audit of MOL Norge’s first drilling operation on the NCS.

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Eni buying BP's stake in Libyan blocks

Italian oil company Eni has agreed to acquire a 42.5% interest in the BP-operated exploration and production ...

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Eni gains safety consent for Goliat West well

Eni Norge has received consent from the PSA for exploration drilling in the Barents Sea using the West Hercules rig.

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Global Petroleum finds silver lining in Tullow's dry well

Global Petroleum Limited, an oil company focused on exploration in Namibia, is not discouraged by the recent dry ...

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ConocoPhillips selling Greater Sunrise fields to Timor Leste

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East Timor has signed a deal to buy ConocoPhillips’ stake in the giant Sunrise offshore gas field in the Timor Sea ...

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Emyprean, CNOOC ink PSC for South China Sea block

China's CNOOC has signed a production sharing contract (PSC) with Empyrean Energy PLC (Empyrean) for Block 29/11 in ...

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