Valiant Farms out Handcross Prospect
Thursday, March 28, 2013 Valiant farms out 20 percent of its Handcross project in the North Sea to RWE Dea.
Valiant Farms out Isabella Prospect to Maersk
Friday, March 08, 2013 Valiant Petroleum signs deal to farm-out three-fifths of its holding in the North Sea?s Isabella prospect to Maersk Oil North Sea UK.
Ithaca Makes Takeover Offer for Valiant Petroleum
Friday, March 01, 2013 Ithaca Energy announces a $309 million recommended offer for Valiant Petroleum that will see the establishment of the company as an independent North Sea oil and gas operator.
Transocean Rig Arrives to Complete Timon Well
Friday, January 25, 2013 Valiant Petroleum reports that Transocean John Shaw rig has arrived to finish drilling the Timon prospect in the UK North Sea.
Iceland Launches Hydrocarbons Drive With First E&P Permits
Friday, January 04, 2013 Iceland has issued its first licenses for O&G exploration and production as the island nation continues to rebuild an economy that was hit hard by the global financial crisis.
MBO or No Bid At All Most Likely for Valiant
Thursday, December 06, 2012 Westhouse Securities believes the chance of an outright sale of North Sea-focused Valiant stands at 20 percent.
Faroe, Valiant, Petoro Awarded Icelandic Blocks
Tuesday, December 04, 2012 Iceland awards licenses to Faroe Petroleum, Valiant Petroleum and Norwegian state oil company Petoro for the Dreki Area, northeast of the country.
27th UK Licensing Round: Firms Release Details of Offers
Friday, October 26, 2012 Several junior oil explorers released details of offers they have received as part of the 27th UK Offshore Licensing Round.
Valiant Petroleum Puts Itself Up for Sale
Thursday, September 06, 2012 Valiant Petroleum embarks on 'formal sale process' as part of a strategic review.
DECC Approves Fionn Field Development Plan
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 Antrim Energy says first oil from North Sea's Fionn Field is expected in mid-2013.
Tryfan Well Deemed 'Sub-Commercial'
Monday, June 25, 2012 Valiant Petroleum plc announced that drilling has completed on the Tryfan prospect located in UK Block 3/17.
Apache Spuds Tryfan Well
Wednesday, June 13, 2012 Apache commences drilling at the Tryfan prospect (Valiant, 33.33%) located in UK Block 3/17.
North Sea Tybalt Well Disappoints
Monday, May 28, 2012 Cairn and Valiant unable to demonstrate presence of mobile hydrocarbons.
Norwegian Govts OKs Valiant, Rocksource Asset Transaction
Wednesday, May 23, 2012 The Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy has approved the Rocksource asset transaction with Valiant Petroleum.
Semisub Arrives at Valiant's Timon Prospect
Friday, May 04, 2012 Valiant announced that the WilHunter drilling rig has arrived on location to drill the Timon prospect located in the UK Northern North Sea in Blocks 211/11b and 211/16b.
TD Reached at Valiant's Orchid Prospect
Thursday, May 03, 2012 Summit Petroleum's well on the Orchid exploration prospect, located on Block 29/1c in the UK Central North Sea, has reached a total depth.
Valiant Cladhan South Well Comes Up Dry
Thursday, April 12, 2012 North Sea-focused Valiant is pressing on with two other North Sea wells where results are expected in late April after drilling a duster at the Cladhan South prospect.
Valiant Secures Rig Slot for Handcross Well
Thursday, April 05, 2012 Valiant has entered into a contract to secure a firm rig slot on the Stena Carron to drill the Handcross prospect located in UK Blocks 204/18b West of Shetlands.
Valiant Spuds Tybalt Appraisal Well
Tuesday, March 27, 2012 Valiant Petroleum plc announced that drilling has commenced on the Tybalt appraisal well located in Blocks 211/8c & 13c in the UK Northern North Sea.
Rocksource Sells Stake in Norvarg Discovery
Monday, March 19, 2012 Rocksource has signed a strategic asset transaction with Valiant Petroleum Norge AS (Valiant).