Qatar Petroleum to further boost North Field output

QP CEO: "This new capacity increase will further strengthen our leading position as the world's largest LNG producer"

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Chevron, PTTEP bid for Thailand's major offshore gas fields

The duo has filed bids for Bongkot and Erawan gas fields

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W&T Offshore's GoM well 'exceeds pre-drill estimates'

W&T Offshore has drilled an exploration well from the South Timbalier 311 platform in the Gulf of Mexico that is ...

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Halliburton, Exceed in service contracts for Aker Energy

Aker Energy has awarded contracts for its appraisal well offshore Ghana to Maersk Drilling, PMD Viking Ghana ...

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Lundin: Results from Alta appraisal 'better than expected'

Leiv Eiriksson

Lundin Norway has completed the Alta appraisal well 7220/11-5 and extended production test in PL609 in the southern ...

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Petrobras output in August drops due to maintenance

Petrobras has reported that its total production of oil and gas, including NGL, in August 2018 was 2.47 million ...

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OKEA's private placement attracts 'strong interest'

Norwegian oil operator OKEA has raised NOK 110 million ($13,5 million) through a private placement of 475,000 new ...

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Wintershall marks quarter century of production on Brage

The Wintershall-operated Brage offshore platform is celebrating its 25th anniversary of oil production.

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Karoon to spud first well in Z-38 block off Peru in 2020

Australian oil and gas explorer Karoon has lifted force majeure from its Block Z-38 offshore Peru, and is looking ...

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Woodside in new gas discovery offshore Myanmar

Block A-6 Myanmar

Australia's Woodside has made a new gas discovery at the A-6 block in the Southern Rakhine Basin offshore Myanmar.

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Total makes large gas discovery offshore UK

French oil major Total has made "a significant gas discovery" on the Glendronach prospect offshore UK.

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Dry hole for Tullow off Namibia

Tullow Oil has encountered non-commercial hydrocarbons at its Cormorant-1 exploration well in the PEL-37 licence, ...

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Reliance confirms MA field shutdown

FPSO Dhirubhai-1

Reliance has confirmed that the MA field ceased production on September 17, 2018, due to natural decline.

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Mixed results from Aker BP's North Sea wells

Maersk Intrepid

Norwegian oil company Aker BP has drilled four wells in the North Sea off Norway. As a result, two wells are dry ...

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Rystad: Rise in FIDs to keep offshore ahead of shale

An analysis by Norwegian energy intelligence group Rystad Energy has claimed that a rebound in spending will keep ...

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Providence: Drilling program off Ireland to start in 2019

Providence Resources has signed an amended farm-out agreement with its Chinese partner for a license offshore ...

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Aker BP gains consent for North Sea well

Aker BP has received consent from the the PSA for exploration drilling in the North Sea using the Scarabeo 8 ...

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Byron set to recomplete SM 71 well

Byron Energy will recomplete the F2 well on its Gulf of Mexico South Marsh Island Block 71 (SM 71) project in the ...

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Equinor picks up drilling permit for Intrepid Eagle prospect

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Equinor a drilling permit for a wildcat well in the Barents Sea.

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Norwegian oil output in August below forecast

Oil production in Norway went below expectations during August 2018, according to a report on Tuesday by the NPD.

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Reliance to shut down MA field. FPSO fate unknown

FPSO Dhirubhai-1

Reliance Industries is shutting down production from its MA field located off the East Coast of India, leaving the ...

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GulfSlope spuds second Gulf of Mexico well

GulfSlope Energy has started drilling its initial subsalt exploration well in the Gulf of Mexico on the Tau ...

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IOG closes funding for Harvey appraisal well

IOG has completed the funding of its 100% owned and operated Harvey appraisal well in the UK North Sea with plans ...

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Scotland's oil and gas sales up by over 18 pct

Oil and gas sales value in Scotland has risen by 18.2% between 2016-17 and 2017-18, according to the Scottish government.

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Siccar Point pushes back Lyon well to 2019

West Hercules

Siccar Point Energy has decided to defer the drilling of the Lyon exploration well offshore the Shetland Islands ...

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Faroe prepares for North Sea well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Faroe Petroleum a drilling permit for a well in the North Sea ...

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Potential for three billion boe in Orinduik block

A competent persons report on Tullow's Orinduik block off Guyana has identified 2,9 bboe of P50 (best estimate) reserves.

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