Kuwait Foreign Petroleum Exploration Co. (KUFPEC)
South Sudan Offers Total Oil Block to Exxon, Kuwait Petroleum
Friday, September 14, 2012 ExxonMobil and Kufpec have "agreed in principal" to take over part of a giant oil block long held by Total, according to a top official in South Sudan's national oil company.
Australia Grants Seven New Offshore Exploration Permits
Thursday, September 13, 2012 Australia grants seven new petroleum exploration permits worth around $290 million in the the Northern Territory and Western Australia.
EnQuest Farms Out Alma/Galia Stake
Tuesday, May 29, 2012 EnQuest will farm out a 35% interest in EnQuest's Alma and Galia oil field developments to Kuwait Foreign Petroleum Exploration Company.
Premier Begins Gas Flow at Gajah Baru Offshore Indonesia
Monday, October 24, 2011 Premier announced the start of gas production from the Gajah Baru field in the Natuna Sea Block A in Indonesia.
AWE Updates Al Meashar-2 Drilling Progress
Thursday, December 16, 2010 AWE Limited updated the drilling program on the Al Meashar-2 appraisal well in Block 7,Yemen.
Apache, KUFPEC Sign Wheatstone LNG Purchase Agreement
Monday, July 19, 2010 Subsidiaries of Apache and KUFPEC have signed a HoA with KOGAS for the delivery of LNG from the Chevron-operated Wheatstone LNG project.
Woodside Suffers Setback in Hunt for Pluto 2 Gas
Friday, October 23, 2009 Woodside Petroleum has suffered a significant setback to its efforts to secure gas supply for the expansion of its Pluto project, with two potential suppliers opting to funnel gas to a Chevron instead.
Apache, KUFPEC Join Chevron's Wheatstone LNG Project
Thursday, October 22, 2009 Subsidiaries of Apache and KUFPEC are joining Chevron to develop the Wheatstone LNG hub in Western Australia, and will provide natural gas from their Julimar and Brunello fields.
Eni Fires Up Gas Production in Mediterranean Sea
Tuesday, August 25, 2009 Eni started up gas production from the North Bardawil field offshore Egypt in the Mediterranean Sea.
Woodside Clarifies on Discussions with Apache for Pluto LNG 2
Thursday, May 21, 2009 Woodside clarifies on reports that Apache "now expects to sell gas from its Julimar prospect exclusively to Woodside's Pluto Phase II LNG facility."
Total Prepares to Start Drilling in Sudan Despite Regional Conflict
Thursday, April 09, 2009 Total wants to start drilling in southern Sudan as it seeks to boost output from Africa's sixth-largest producer despite international pressure on the country's government.
Apache Spuds Linda North-1 Appraisal Well in Carnarvon Basin
Tuesday, January 20, 2009 The Linda North-1 appraisal well was spudded on January 19, 2009 in exploration permit TL/1, and is currently drilling to a total depth of 2,640 meters.
RWE Dea Reports on Hydrocarbon Discovery at West Mediterranean Block 1
Thursday, December 18, 2008 RWE Dea has announced a discovery of gas and oil in the West Mediterranean Block 1 concession in Egypt.
Harriet JV Recommences Gas Production at Varanus Island
Friday, December 12, 2008 The Varanus Island Repair Project has reached a critical milestone with the recommencement of gas sales to the domestic market and associated condensate production.
Fletcher-3 Spudded and Drilling Ahead in Australia's Dampier Sub-Basin
Tuesday, December 09, 2008 The Fletcher-3 exploration/appraisal well was spudded on Dec. 6, 2008 and is currently drilling ahead. If successful, the well will be tied-back subsea to the Mutineer-Exeter FPSO.
Harriet JV Spuds New Well on Bambra O&G Field
Monday, November 17, 2008 Bambra-9 was spudded on Sunday, November 16, 2008, and is currently drilling ahead at a depth of 750 meters measured depth.
Harriet JV Resumes Oil Production after Varanus Island Incident
Tuesday, October 21, 2008 Oil production has re-commenced at the Harriet Joint Venture from two wells at a combined rate of approximately 2,500 BOPD gross.
Harriet JV All Wet at Marley-2
Wednesday, July 09, 2008 Joint venture partners Tap, Apache Northwest, and Kufpect Australia have come up empty-handed at Australia's Marley-2 well, but indicators suggest the presence of hydrocarbons elsewhere in the Harriet Joint Venture of which Marley-2 is a part.
Marley-2 Drilling Ahead
Friday, May 16, 2008 Tap Oil reports that the Marley-2 exploration well is over half way to reaching total depth. This high impact well has the potential to more than double Tap's reserves.
Harriet JV Spuds Marley-2
Wednesday, April 23, 2008 The Harriet Joint Venture reports that the Marley-2 exploration has been spud. Marley-2 is a vertical exploration well designed to test the Jurassic sandstones that were not reached by the Marley-1 well.