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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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UK: OGA makes new Buchan Area data available

The OGA has released new data packages to revitalize exploration of oil and gas in Greater Buchan Area on the UK ...

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O&G operators apply for 164 blocks in UK's offshore round

The United Kingdom’s latest offshore licensing round has attracted 36 applications covering 164 blocks in frontier ...

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OGA: UK oil and gas reserves enough for 20 more years

The UK North Sea has another 20 or more years of production ahead based on the current reserves estimates. This ...

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OGA sees upturn in new well activity in UK

UK's regulator Oil and Gas Authority has seen indicators of an upturn in new well activity on the UK Continental Shelf.

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Green light for Zennor's Finlaggan development

Zennor Petroleum has received approval from UK's Oil & Gas Authority to proceed with the Finlaggan field ...

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OGA to hold additional licensing round for Buchan area

UK’s Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has initiated a new area plan to maximize economic recovery from the Greater ...

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UK: North Sea opex slightly rose in 2017, OGA says

UKCS operating costs remained stable with a slight rise in 2017, UK's regulator OGA said on Tuesday in its UKCS ...

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New ultra-deep port to unlock Scotland's decom potential

Dales Voe in Shetland has been identified as the optimal location for an ultra-deepwater port following an ...

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Six new licenses for Cluff Natural Resources

Cluff Natural Resources has received and accepted the formal award by the OGA for six licenses covering a total of ...

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OGA awards contracts to attract further exploration on UKCS

The OGA has awarded new contracts through Government funding, to continue to stimulate exploration activity on the UKCS.

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UK's production efficiency rises for fifth consecutive year

Production efficiency (PE) on the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) has improved for a fifth consecutive year, rising to ...

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Oil & Gas UK: Industry ready for new era of exploration

According to Oil & Gas UK, improved access to seismic data, a focus on innovation and a recasting of diverse ...

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UK: OGA opens up frontiers in new licensing round

UK's OGA has launched the 31st Offshore Licensing Round, offering blocks in frontier areas of the UKCS.

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UK offshore decommissioning costs drop

The estimated costs of decommissioning of offshore oil and gas installation in the UK have fallen, the UK Oil and ...

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Faroe picks up first new UKCS license in four years

Faroe Petroleum has been awarded a new prospective exploration license in the UK's 30th Licence Round.

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BP shows commitment to North Sea with new licenses

BP has been awarded seven licenses, five as operator and two as partner, in the UK's 30th Offshore Licensing Round.

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UK offers 123 offshore licenses to 61 companies

Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has offered for award 123 licenses over 229 blocks or part-blocks to 61 companies in ...

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OGA releases guidance to assist new field developments in UK

The UK Oil and Gas Authority has released an updated guidance on UK oil and gas field developments, focusing on ...

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UKCS production efficiency rises for fifth year in a row

UK Continental Shelf has seen its production efficiency rise for a fifth year in a row, increasing to 74% in 2017.

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UK: OGA gets interim chair

UK’s Oil and Gas Authority has appointed an interim chairperson while the search for a permanent replacement is ...

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