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Hunt Oil Company Says It Will Cut 10% Of Its Workforce
Thursday, April 07, 2016 Hunt Oil Company will cut 10% of its workforce amid reduced activity in the oil and gas sector, a company spokeswoman says.
Pluspetrol to Invest $500M in Peru Natgas Block
Monday, August 04, 2014 The Camisea Consortium plans to invest $500 million in the next two years to explore and develop natural gas block 88 in southern Peru.
KNOC Subsidiary Gathers Canadian Assets From Hunt
Wednesday, December 15, 2010 Harvest Operations Corp. and Hunt Oil Company of Dallas, Texas, are pleased to announce they have signed a definitive agreement for Harvest Operations Corp. to acquire producing and undeveloped assets from Hunt Oil Company of Canada (HOCC), Inc.
Total Fires Up 2nd Yemen LNG Train
Monday, April 05, 2010 The second train of Total's Yemen LNG project has started production, cementing the company's position as a top-tier global LNG producer.
Peru to Sign 20 Hydrocarbon Exploration Contracts in '10
Monday, December 28, 2009 Peru's mining ministry is set to sign 20 new hydrocarbon exploration contracts in 2010, said state newspaper El Peruano Monday.
Total Starts Up Yemen LNG Production
Thursday, October 15, 2009 Total announces that the Yemen LNG liquefaction plant started producing Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) on October 15, 2009.
Repsol to Open Wallet for $6B Investment in Peru
Tuesday, May 05, 2009 Repsol's President, Antonio Brufau, said Tuesday that the Spanish oil company will raise its investment in Peru nearly threefold to $6 billion.
Australia Grants 13 Offshore Petroleum Exploration Permits
Monday, November 24, 2008 The Australian Government has granted 13 new offshore petroleum exploration permits representing A$500 million(around US $318 million) of investment in the sector.
FAR, Hunt Search for Drilling Partner for Offshore West Africa Field
Tuesday, July 22, 2008 Senegal Hunt's technical studies confirm multiple fan systems with mean OOIP estimates of 183 million barrels for a single fan/single reservoir case further enhances exploration potential offshore Senegal, West Africa.
XTO Ups Production Target, Sets Development Budget at $4.5B
Tuesday, June 10, 2008 XTO Energy increased its 2008 production growth target to 28-30% based on agreements to acquire Hunt Petroleum and Bakken Shale from Headington Oil. XTO also announced the 2009 development budget to be around $4-4.5 billion.
XTO Enters Merger Agreement to Acquire Hunt for $4.1B
Tuesday, June 10, 2008 XTO Energy Inc. announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement with privately-held Hunt Petroleum Corporation and other associated entities for $4.186 billion.
FAR and Hunt Oil Farm Out Opportunity Offshore Sengal
Tuesday, May 20, 2008 FAR and Hunt Oil Company continue a global marketing campaign aimed at securing a drilling partner on prospects defined by 3D seismic offshore Senegal.
Holloman to Spud Wells on Cooper
Wednesday, October 17, 2007 Holloman Energy has scheduled Hunt Oil's Hunt 3 drill rig for an anticipated spud date of November 15, 2007.
Fox Petroleum Joins JV
Thursday, October 11, 2007 Fox Petroleum has signed an agreement entering into a 22.5% joint venture interest in the Multi-Pay Gas Well called the Spears Gas Unit 2, Well #1 in the Gomez Field, Pecos County, Texas.
Hunt Denies His Political Ties Aided Kurdish Pact
Wednesday, October 03, 2007 Hunt Oil Co. Chief Executive Ray Hunt said his ties to the Bush family and the Republican Party didn't help his company cut a deal last month to explore for oil in Iraq's semiautonomous Kurdish region.
Hunt Oil Skirts Baghdad, Signs Deal with Kurds
Monday, September 10, 2007 Hunt Oil Co. has struck a deal to explore for oil in Iraq's semiautonomous Kurdish region, signaling a new willingness by some large Western companies to bypass the fractious government in Baghdad and deal directly with regional authorities.
Peru Okays $3.8B LNG Project's Main Pipeline
Monday, June 18, 2007 Peru's energy and mines ministry has authorized the Peru LNG consortium to install and operate the principal pipeline of its US$3.8bn LNG export project.
First Australian: Processing Underway for Offshore Senegal Data
Tuesday, May 15, 2007 First Australian Resources Limited (FAR) reported Tuesday that Senegal Hunt Oil Co. has filed its quarterly reported submitted through Petrosen to the Ministry of Energy and Mines for the Republic of Senegal.
Largest-ever 3D Survey Offshore Senegal to Conclude This Week
Tuesday, March 20, 2007 First Australian Resources Limited (FAR) said that the acquisition phase of a 3D seismic survey offshore Senegal using the MV Symphony is due to be completed ahead of schedule on 25 March 2007.
Burren Reports 13% Jump in Earnings for 2006
Monday, March 19, 2007 Burren Energy on Monday issued its preliminary results for the year ended December 31, 2006.