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GulfSlope tripping at Tau

GulfSlope Energy is currently tripping for a different drilling assembly to clean out the existing wellbore and ...

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Five offshore wells to watch in 2019

Latin America and southern and western Africa are the regions to keep a close eye on, energy intelligence group ...

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Nigeria: Aje partners pushing towards Phase 2 of development

Joint-venture partners in the OML 113 permit offshore Nigeria will decide on supporting Phase 2 of the Aje ...

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Repsol buys into Mikkel offshore gas field as Total exits

Spanish oil company Repsol will acquire French oil major Total's 7.65% stake in Norway’s Mikkel field, offshore ...

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Equinor's Norne FPSO gets lifetime extension

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted consent to Equinor for continuation of production on Norne FPSO ...

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Aker BP hits oil and gas at Froskelar Main well in Norway

Norwegian oil company Aker BP has hit oil and gas at it its Froskelar Main exploration well in the North Sea ...

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Shell to make FID on giant Gulf of Mexico oil find in 2020

Oil major Shell is working on making a Final Investment Decision in 2020 on its large deepwater Gulf of Mexico oil ...

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COSL Innovator semi-sub to drill Barryroe wells (Ireland)

COSL Drilling’s semi-submersible drilling rig COSL Innovator has been nominated as the rig to drill at the ...

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Rystad: Guyana makes Exxon leader of 2018 exploration pack

U.S. oil major ExxonMobil was the leader of the pack among the top oil and gas explorers of 2018, boosted by its ...

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UK: OGA targeting 300 million barrels at Great Buchan area

The OGA has launched the Supplementary 31st Offshore Licensing Round to maximize economic recovery from the Greater ...

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Husky preparing for SeaRose FPSO restart

Canada's Husky Energy is in the process of restarting operations at the SeaRose FPSO vessel offshore Canada ...

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Beach contracts Diamond rig for Otway drilling campaign

Beach Energy has hired a Diamond Offshore-owned semi-submersible drilling rig for drilling in the Otway Basin ...

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Exxon taps Saipem for Blue Whale FEED offshore Vietnam

ExxonMobil has awarded a front end engineering and design contract to Italy's Saipem for the Ca Voi Xanh (Blue ...

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AAOG in Djeno discovery, offshore Congo

Anglo African Oil & Gas plc, an independent oil and gas developer, has informed that TLP-103C well at its ...

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CNOOC makes new discovery in UK North Sea

CNOOC Limited has made a new discovery on the Glengorm prospect, located in offshore UK Central North Sea.

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Lundin granted drilling permit for North Sea well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Lundin a drilling permit for a wildcat well in the North Sea.

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Santos adds Roc South-1 well to drilling program

Santos will drill the Santos Roc South-1 exploration well located offshore Australia immediately after Dorado-2 ...

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Jadestone sees 'strong performance' at Montara

Jadestone Energy has reported a strong performance at the Montara asset offshore Australia since production restart ...

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Lundin buys interest in Rolvsness discovery, Goddo prospect

Lundin Petroleum has signed a deal to buy Lime Petroleum’s acreage in the Rolvsness discovery and Goddo ...

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PHOTO: Maersk Resolve rig leaves port for Wintershall job

Maersk Drilling-owned jack-up drilling rig Maersk Resolve has left Denmark's Port of Osbjerg for a job in the Dutch ...

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Eni launches another Vandumbu well (Angola)

Italian oil company Eni has said it has brought online a new production well Vandumbu field, about 350 km ...

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Medco charters JDC semi-sub for Indonesia drilling

Indonesian oil and gas company Medco has hired a semi-submersible drilling rig for drilling offshore Natuna, Indonesia.

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Talos hits pay at Zama appraisal well (Mexico)

Talos Energy has hit 152 meters of net pay above the oil-water contact while drilling the Zama appraisal well, ...

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Polarcus set to shoot seismic for Galp in Namibia

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Portuguese oil company Galp has said that Polarcus will this week start a seismic survey over its PEL83 Offshore ...

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3D Oil's Australia license similar to Dorado discovery

3D Oil has identified a possible erosional channel system in its WA/527-P exploration permit offshore Australia, ...

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CNOOC targets oil and gas production increase

CNOOC Limited is targeting a steady increase in oil and gas production during 2019 and the following years.  CNOOC ...

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Cooper hires Ocean Monarch rig for Otway basin drilling

Oil and gas company Cooper Energy has hired a rig for a drilling program in the Otway basin offshore Australia.

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