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Drilling Commences at WZ 12-8W-A6P1 Appraisal Well in China's Beibu Gulf
Tuesday, November 17, 2015 Horizon Oil says drilling has commenced at the WZ 12-8W-A6P1 appraisal well in China's Beibu Gulf.
Ensco 107 Prepares to Demobilize from Maari Field Offshore New Zealand
Tuesday, July 07, 2015 Horizon Oil says the Ensco 107 jackup will demobilize from the Maari field offshore New Zealand after successfully drilling and completing the MR10 production well.
OMV Successfully Completes Maari Redevelopment Project Off New Zealand
Thursday, July 02, 2015 OMV successfully completes Maari redevelopment project offshore New Zealand.
OMV Commences First Oil from MR7A Development Well in NZ's Maari Field
Monday, May 25, 2015 OMV commences production from the MR7A development well in the Maari oil field offshore Taranaki in New Zealand.
Horizon Oil Deems Results of Nama-1 Well in PNG's PPL 259 Non-Commercial
Friday, January 16, 2015 Horizon Oil reveals that the Nama-1 exploration well in permit PPL 259 in Papua New Guinea is not deemed to be commercially productive.
Horizon Oil Spuds Nama-1 Exploration Well in PPL 259 in Papua New Guinea
Friday, December 05, 2014 Horizon Oil spuds the Nama-1 exploration well in PPL 259 in Western Province of Papua New Guinea.
OMV Gets First Oil from Maari Growth Project
Monday, December 01, 2014 Austrian energy group OMV draws first oil from the Maari redevelopment drilling campaign in New Zealand, a project that aims to increase reserves, production and recovery from a producing offshore field.
Horizon Reports Oil Discovery at WZ 12-10-2 Well in Beibu Gulf Block 22/12
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 Horizon Oil reports an oil discovery at WZ 12-10-2 well in Beibu Gulf Block 22/12 offshore China.
Roc Oil Spuds WZ12-10-2 Well in Beibu Gulf Block 22/12 Offshore China
Wednesday, October 08, 2014 Roc Oil spuds WZ12-10-2 exploration well in Beibu Gulf Block 22/12 offshore China.
Roc Oil Reports Oil Find at WA12-10-1 Well in Beibu Gulf Block 22/12
Monday, September 29, 2014 Roc Oil reports an oil discovery at WZ12-10-1 well in Beibu Gulf Block 22/12 offshore China.
Roc Oil Spuds First of Two Wells in Beibu Gulf Block 22/12 Offshore China
Thursday, September 11, 2014 Roc Oil spuds the first of two exploration wells in Beibu Gulf Block 22/12 offshore China.
Positive Production Test Results Seen at Stanley-5 Well in PDL 10 in PNG
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 Horizon Oil reports positive production testing results at Stanley-5 development well in permit PDL 10 in Papua New Guinea.
OMV Completes Drilling at Whio-1 Well in NZ's PEP 51313, No Commercial Find
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 OMV New Zealand completes drilling operations at Whio-1 exploration well in permit PEP 51313 in the Taranaki Basin, offshore New Zealand without making a commercial discovery.
Horizon Oil Terminates Merger Implementation Deed with Roc Oil
Tuesday, August 05, 2014 Horizon Oil terminates the merger implementation deed with Roc Oil following the offer to acquire the latter by Fosun International.
Roc Oil Draws a Second Acquisition Proposal, Denies Cliq Energy is a Bidder
Friday, July 11, 2014 Roc Oil receives a second proposal from an unnamed firm to acquire all the issued share capital of the Australian company.
Horizon Oil Recommends Shareholders Accept Merger with Roc Oil
Friday, July 04, 2014 Horizon Oil recommends that the firm's shareholders accept the merger with Roc Oil in the absence of a superior proposal.
Horizon Gets Development, Pipeline Licenses for PNG's Stanley Gas Project
Tuesday, June 03, 2014 Horizon Oil receives licenses to proceed with development of the Stanley gas project and pipeline in Papua New Guinea.
PNG's Stanley Gas Project JV Awaits Grant of Development License
Monday, May 26, 2014 Horizon Oil reports that the Stanley Gas Project joint venture in Papua New Guinea is awaiting the grant of a development license from the Minister for Petroleum and Energy.
Stanley Project Approval Continues PNG Growth
Monday, May 05, 2014 Papua New Guinea's oil and gas industry has experienced significant expansion in recent years, with development of the Stanley project on course to boost the sector in the country's Western Province.
Horizon and Roc Oil Plan Merger
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 Asian focused companies, Horizon and Roc Oil, announce intentions to merge and establish a single entity with significant exploration and production assets.