NZOG Looking for Offshore Drilling Partners (New Zealand)

A global marketing campaign is underway to attract exploration partners into four petroleum exploration permits in ...

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OMV Hires DOF for Subsea Installation Task in New Zealand

DOF Subsea Group has  been awarded a contract by OMV New Zealand Ltd, for subsea installation services to the Maari ...

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NZOG Abandons Offshore Taranaki Permit, New Zealand

New Zealand Oil & Gas has relinquished Petroleum Exploration Permit 51311 offshore Taranaki, New Zealand, which ...

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New Zealand: OMV to Spud Matuku Well in September

A likely start date has been confirmed for drilling in the Matuku prospect in PEP 51906 off Taranaki in New ...

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OMV Acquires Interest in Offshore Licence in New Zealand

OMV Acquires Interest in Offshore Licence in New Zealand

OMV New Zealand has signed a farm-in agreement for a 30% interest in a licence located off Taranaki, New Zealand. ...

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OMV New Zealand Plans to Buy Raroa FPSO

OMV New Zealand Plans to Buy Raroa FPSO

Operator of the Maari Field, OMV New Zealand, today announced the Maari Joint Venture’s decision to exercise its ...

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COPL, Marauder Awarded Offshore New Zealand Permit

COPL Awarded Offshore New Zealand Permit

Canadian Overseas Petroleum Limited’s subsidiary, COPL New Zealand Limited, has been advised by its joint ...

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New Zealand Calls Oil Companies to Bid for 23 New Blocks

New Zealand Calls Oil Companies to Bid for 23 New Blocks

The New Zealand government on Friday launched the annual tender process to attract gas and oil exploration interest ...

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Octanex Gets New Permit Offshore New Zealand

Octanex Gets Permit PEP 53473, Offshore New Zealand

  Octanex N.L. announces that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Octanex NZ Limited (Octanex NZ), has been granted a 100% ...

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New Zealand: Greenpeace Activists Arrested

Activists Board Shell Contracted Drillship.

Seven Greenpeace protesters lead by TV star Lucy Lawless, who on Thursday Boarded the Noble Discoverer drillship, ...

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DOF Subsea’s Skandi Singapore Bags Gig Offshore ...

DOF Subsea's Skandi Singapore Bags New Zealand Gig

DOF Subsea​, a subsidiary of DOF ASA​ advises that it has secured a campaign of work in the New Zealand Taranaki ...

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New Zealand Anti-deep Sea Drilling Campaign Continues

Eastern Bay of Plenty tribe Te Whānau-ā-Apanui is trying to persuade wavering communities to oppose deep sea ...

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New Zealand Government Working to Prevent Potential Oil ...

The Government is to introduce legislation to help prevent an offshore environmental disaster such as the massive ...

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New Zealand: AWE Plugs and Abandons Kahu-1 Duster

AWE Limited advises that at 0600 hours today (NZ time) the Kahu-1 exploration well was starting plug and ...

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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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New Zealand: AWE’s Tui FY2010 Production and FY2011 Forecast

AWE Limited, as Operator of the Tui Field on behalf of the Tui Joint Venture, advises that production from the Tui ...

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New Zealand: AWE’s Kahu-1 Well Drills at 1.350 meters

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

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AWE Starts Drilling Kahu-1 Well Off New Zealand

AWE Limited advises that the Kahu-1 well started drilling at 0600 hours (NZ Time) on 28 June, 2010. The Kahu-1 well ...

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New Zealand: AWE’s Tui SW-2 Encounters Oil Shows

AWE Limited advises that at 0600 hours today, the Tui SW-2 well has been drilled to total measured depth of 3,749 ...

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New Zealand: AWE’s Tui SW-2 Preparing to Run BOPs

AWE Limited advises that at 0600 hours today, the Tui SW-2 well was preparing to run the BOP’s (Blow Out ...

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The Greens Want New Zealand Oil Drilling Stopped

The Green Party wants the oil drilling programme in New Zealand’s Great South Basin to be stopped, until the ...

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