Gabon: VAALCO Energy’s Update on Southeast Etame ...

VAALCO Energy, Inc.  provided an update on the Southeast Etame No. 1  exploration well which, as previously ...

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Norway: Noreco Sells 20% Interest in PL378 to Talisman Energy

Norwegian Energy Company ASA has entered into an agreement to sell its 20% interest in PL378 to Talisman Energy ...

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TGS Expands Multi-client Seismic Library in Offshore ...

TGS announced acquisition commencement of 15,000 km of multi-client 2D seismic data off the northwest coast of ...

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Brazil: Petrobras Commences Oil Production From Baleia ...

Brazil’s government controlled energy giant Petrobras began commercial crude production Thursday from a deepwater ...

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Aberdeen: Dana Petroleum Provides Drilling & ...

Dana Petroleum is pleased to provide an update on its exploration programme and drilling activities. Current ...

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GoM Spill: BP Finally Shuts Off the Oil Flow?

Following installation of the capping stack and in line with the procedure approved by the National Incident ...

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Brazil: Petrobras Starts Operations with FPSO Cidade de ...

Petrobras  announces the entry into operation of FPSO Cidade de Santos in the Uruguá field, by means of the ...

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Nigeria: Total Acquires 45.9% Interest in JDZ Block 1 ...

Total announces the signature of an agreement to acquire Chevron’s 45.9% interest in Block 1 in the Joint ...

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The Netherlands: Ascent Resources Increase Interest in ...

Ascent Resources plc, the AIM-traded oil and gas exploration and production company, through its subsidiary Ascent ...

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Cameroon: Bowleven Pleased With IE-3 Appraisal Results

Bowleven, the West Africa focused oil and gas exploration group listed on AIM, announces that the IE-3 appraisal ...

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Norway’s First Floating Rig Wired from Shore ...

On Sunday 11 July Statoil switched on the power, making Gjøa Norway’s first floating platform to get electricity ...

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Afren Snaps Up EERs License Interest in OML 115 ...

Afren plc (“Afren”) announces that terms have been agreed to acquire Energy Equity Resources Oil and Gas’s (“EER”) ...

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PGS Bags Contract for 3D Seismic Survey Offshore Guinea

Hyperdynamics Corporation  announced that it has contracted with PGS Geophysical to process the data from the 3D ...

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New Zealand: AWE’s Kahu-1 drilling update

AWE Limited advises that at 0600 hours today (NZ time) the Kahu-1 exploration well was drilling ahead at a measured ...

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Norway: Production on Gulfaks C Resumes

Production had been shut down on Gullfaks C since a well incident occurred on 19 May. Activities on board have been ...

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CNOOC Keeps Eagle Eye on South America for Oil and Gas ...

The China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) is eyeing Argentina and other Latin American countries for oil ...

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Norway: Dong Energy Agrees a Development Plan for ...

DONG Energy has agreed a development plan for the Norwegian gas field Marulk, in which DONG Energy has a 30% stake. ...

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Falkland Islands: FOGL Wants to Contract A Deepwater ...

Falkland Oil and Gas (FOGL) will press ahead with its drilling program offshore the Falkland Islands despite ...

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UK: TGS Starts Multi-client 3D Survey in East Shetland Basin

TGS has commenced a new multi-client 3D survey in partnership with PGS. This project, ESB10, covers an 1,100 km2 ...

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Chevron Announces Natural Gas Discovery in Australia

Chevron Corporation  today announced a new exploration drilling success in the Carnarvon Basin offshore Western ...

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USA: NOIA Criticizes Government’s New Drilling Suspensions

The National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA) believes the drilling suspensions announced today by the ...

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Azerbaijan: AMEC Bags 5-year Master Services Agreement ...

AMEC, the international engineering and project management company, as part of the AMEC Tekfen Azfen (ATA) ...

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Angola: Total Announces Major Offshore Oil Discovery

Total announces that its subsidiary, TEPA (Block 15/06), Limited, and its partners have made a new oil discovery in ...

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Tunisia: Lambouka-1 Well – Operations Update #1

Since arrival at ADX Energy Limited Lambouka-1 well location on July 2, the Southern Cross Semi Submersible ...

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Falkland Islands: Toroa Well is a Duster, Says FOGL

FOGL, the oil and gas exploration company focused on its extensive licence areas to the South and East of the ...

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Canada’s Deepwater Drilling Plans Untouched by ...

While the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico continues to wreak havoc and make headlines, Newfoundland and ...

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China’s Sinopec Strikes Oil Offshore Nigeria

State-owned Chinese oil producer Sinopec said Monday its Addax subsidiary has struck oil offshore Nigeria after the ...

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