BP Starts Up Skarv Field
Wednesday, January 02, 2013 After a strike in Norway threatened to delay development of the field, BP meets its end 2012 deadline to begin production at Skarv in the Norwegian Sea.
Poland's Proposed Hydrocarbons Tax Based On Volumes, Profit
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 Poland's govt proposes a new tax structure for its oil and gas sector, which will be based on both the value of a given company's production volumes and its profits.
FX Energy Updates Drilling Activity in Poland
Monday, August 20, 2012 FX Energy on Monday reported that a liner has been set through the Zechstein section of the Kutno-2 well and cemented to a depth of 20,372 feet (6,209.5 meters).
BP Makes 'Small' Gas Discovery in North Sea
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 BP's gas discovery, estimated at up to 81 billion cubic feet, is near Eni's Marulk gas field.
PGNiG Commences Drilling Well in Poland
Monday, April 02, 2012 FX Energy, Inc. announced that drilling has commenced on the Komorze-3K well in the Fences concession in central Poland.
PGNiG to Commence Flow Testing at Polish Well
Tuesday, August 09, 2011 PGNiG is about to commence flow testing at Niebieszczany-1 well, the first of a three well program in Bieszczady, Poland.
PGNiG IDs Gas Column at Lisewo Well
Tuesday, February 01, 2011 PGNiG has drilled the Lisewo 1K well to a total depth of 3,945 meters and has encountered gas shows.
Halliburton Performs 1st Hydro-Fracking Operation in Poland
Thursday, August 12, 2010 Halliburton recently performed the first-ever, shale hydraulic fracturing operation in Poland for PGNiG.
Gas Discovered at Snadd North Prospect
Tuesday, June 08, 2010 PGNiG Norway and its license partners discovered gas deposits in the Snadd North prospect.
Nexen Wraps Up Drilling Activity at Dry North Sea Well
Tuesday, February 09, 2010 Nexen, operator of production license 419, is in the process of completing the drilling of wildcat well 35/9-5, which will be classified as dry.
Aurelian Signs on for 2 Siekierki Tight Gas Appraisal Wells
Tuesday, November 24, 2009 Aurelian has signed a commitment letter through its Polish subsidiary to drill two appraisal wells on its Siekierki tight gas project in Poland.
PGNiG Sets Up Shop in Egypt
Thursday, October 15, 2009 PGNiG has opened a new branch of operations in Egypt, where the company will focus primarily on exploration for and subsequent production of crude oil.
PGNiG Posts Financial Performance for 1H 2009
Monday, August 31, 2009 PGNiG's financial performance fared better during the second quarter than during the first quarter, with net loss less than four times the amount in Q1.
PGNiG to Start Seismic Works on Danish E&P License
Tuesday, July 28, 2009 Mid-September, PGNiG is to start seismic works to explore oil & gas deposits on its license situated in southern Denmark.
PGNiG, Orlen to Jointly Complete Extraction Project in Poland
Monday, June 22, 2009 PGNiG and Orlen have concluded an agreement on the joint completion of an exploratory and extraction project, located in northwest Poland.
PGNiG, Egyptian Oil Ministry Ink Exploration Deal for Bahariya Block
Wednesday, May 20, 2009 PGNiG and the Egyptian Ministry of Oil signed a contract on the exploration and development of oil deposits in the Bahariya block in the Western Desert.
PGNiG Collects E&P Interest on Norwegian Continental Shelf
Tuesday, May 05, 2009 PGNiG Norway will acquire a 35% participating interest in the PL521 exploration and production license on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.
Skanled Project Suspended on Lack of Gas Demand
Wednesday, April 29, 2009 The Skanled Project Group has today decided to suspend the Skanled project due to "a lack of gas volumes," according to Gassco's Chief Executive.
Norway Oil Industry Seen At Risk If New Areas Not Opened
Friday, April 17, 2009 Norway's oil and gas production and industry risk going into serious decline if a ban on exploration in unexplored offshore areas isn't lifted quickly.
PGNiG Snags Exploration Stake on Norwegian Continental Shelf
Monday, February 16, 2009 PGNiG will aquire a 25% stake in the PL419 exploration license on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.