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Transerv, Norwest Join Hands to Drill Xanadu Prospect in Perth Basin Off WA
Monday, July 11, 2016Transerv Energy forms strategic alliance with Norwest Energy to facilitate the farmout and drilling of the Xanadu Prospect in the TP-15 license in the Perth Basin off Western Australia.

Australia's Norwest Energy Updates on Operations at its Upstream Assets
Tuesday, September 15, 2015Australia's Norwest Energy provides an update on the firm's operations at its local and foreign upstream assets.

Norwest Energy Forms Alliance with Rey Resources to Develop Assets in WA
Wednesday, June 03, 2015Norwest Energy forms strategic alliance with Rey Resources to develop upstream assets it held in the northern Perth Basin, Western Australia.

Norwest to Conduct Seismic Survey at Arrowsmith in Perth Basin
Thursday, March 05, 2015Norwest Energy gains approval to proceed with seismic survey at Arrowsmith in exploration permit EP 413 in the Perth Basin, Western Australia.

Norwest Identifies Dominant Gas Production Zones at Arrowsmith-2 Well
Friday, April 11, 2014Norwest identifies dominant zones for gas production at Arrowsmith-2 well in permit EP 413 in the onshore Perth Basin, Western Australia.

Norwest Completes Test at Arrowsmith-2 Well in EP413 in Perth Basin
Friday, March 07, 2014Norwest Energy completes test at Arrowsmith-2 well in EP413 in the onshore Perth Basin, Western Australia.

Norwest Energy Prepares for Well Test at Arrowsmith-2 Well in Perth Basin
Monday, February 10, 2014Norwest Energy prepares to conduct a well test at Arrowsmith-2 well in permit EP413 in the onshore Perth Basin, Western Australia.

Arrowsmith-2 Completion Program Continues in EP413 in Perth Basin
Friday, October 18, 2013Norwest Energy reports that flow back operations are continuing at Arrowsmith-2 shale gas well in permit EP413 in onshore Perth Basin, Western Australia.

Norwest Conducts Gas Flow Rate and Testing Program at Arrowsmith-2
Friday, September 20, 2013Norwest Energy conducts gas flow rate and testing program at the Arrowsmith-2 well in permit EP413 in northern Perth Basin, Western Australia.

Norwest Recommences Completion Operations at Arrowsmith-2 Well
Monday, September 16, 2013Norwest Energy recommences completion operations at the Arrowsmith-2 well in permit EP-413 in Australia's northern Perth Basin.

Norwest Updates on Drilling at Arrowsmith-2 Well in Permit EP 413
Thursday, September 12, 2013Norwest Energy updates on drilling operations at Arrowsmith-2 well in permit EP 413 in Perth Basin, Australia.

Arrowsmith-2 Completion Operations Planned for August
Tuesday, July 09, 2013Norwest Energy reports that completion operations at Arrowsmith-2 well in the Perth Basin, Western Australia, are planned for August.

Norwest to Progress Arrowsmith After Release of Reserves Estimates
Wednesday, June 12, 2013Norwest Energy will progress plans for the Arrowsmith project in Australia, with the move supported by the release of a reserves estimates report.

Norwest-Operated Onshore Arrowsmith-2 Well Shows Oil Production Potential
Thursday, September 06, 2012Norwest-operated Arrowsmith-2 well in the Perth Basin shows potential to flow both oil and gas in the Kockatea Shale.

Norwest Completes Stage 2 Fracking Stimulation at Arrowsmith
Thursday, August 16, 2012Norwest Energy advised that the hydraulic fracture stimulation of Stage 2 targeting the IRCM is now complete, with the well currently undergoing clean-up and flow back operations on this zone.

Norwest Preps for Second Fracking Stage at Arrowsmith
Thursday, August 09, 2012Norwest Energy reported that the Arrowsmith-2 well is continuing to produce gas during the flow back and clean up of Stage 1.

AWE Stimulation Campaign Starts with Arrowsmith-2
Tuesday, July 31, 2012AWE starts off its stimulation campaign on a high note with Arrowsmith-2 flowing gas to the surface.

Norwest Energy Wraps Up Wessex Seismic Work
Thursday, March 15, 2012Norwest Energy's has completed the acquisition of a 34 miles (54 kilometers) seismic survey over the Razorback prospect located in Southern England.

Norwest Suspends Arrowsmith Well
Thursday, June 23, 2011AWE reported that the Arrowsmith-2 exploration well has been completed and the well has been suspended.

AWE Notes Drilling Progress at Arrowsmith
Thursday, June 16, 2011AWE reported that at 0600 hours (WST) the Arrowsmith-2 exploration well was drilling ahead in 8-1/2" hole at a measured depth of 3,102 meters.

Norwest Drills Ahead at Arrowsmith Well
Thursday, June 09, 2011AWE reported that at 0600 hours (WST) the Arrowsmith-2 exploration well was drilling ahead at a measured depth of 2,291 meters.

Norwest to Conduct FTG Survey in Northern Perth Basin
Thursday, April 07, 2011Norwest has been awarded a SPA to conduct an FTG survey to evaluate the hydrocarbon potential over 21 onshore blocks in the Northern Perth Basin.

Norwest Inks Drilling Contract for Red Hill South
Friday, January 14, 2011Norwest has executed a contract with Hunt to drill the Red Hill South 01 Well with Rig 2.

Norwest Granted Suspension, Extension at TP/15 Well
Tuesday, August 24, 2010Norwest Energy has been granted a suspension and extension to the terms of Exploration Permit TP/15.

Norwest IDs 7 Promising Onshore Leads in UK
Friday, April 09, 2010A regional geology and geophysical and resource evaluation of Norwest Energy's onshore southern England permits has identified seven leads that could be matured for drilling.

Norwest to Raise Funds for North Perth Basin Acquisition
Monday, February 15, 2010Norwest Energy has entered into an agreement to place up to 56,575,000 shares at an issue price of 2.3c to raise up to $1,300,075.

Norwest Snaps Up Northern Perth Basin Interests
Friday, February 12, 2010Norwest Energy has reached agreement with Victoria Petroleum to acquire its Northern Perth Basin interests.

Coogee Resources to Abandon Wisteria-1
Thursday, September 18, 2008Coogee Resources says that it has reached total depth on Wisteria-1 and will plug and abandon the well.

EnCore Reaches TD on Cobra Appraisal Well
Monday, May 12, 2008Analysis of wireline log data suggests that the Rotliegendes Sandstone reservoir is gas-bearing as expected.

Ithaca and Norwest to Farm-in on Manuel Project, North Sea
Wednesday, February 20, 2008Norwest will pay 7.5% of an exploration well total cost to earn a 5% working interest in Ithaca's highly prospective Manuel prospect.

Puffin-8 Strikes Oil
Wednesday, April 04, 2007Puffin-8 has penetrated the first of three mapped highs encountering the top of the oil bearing LK1a reservoir at 2022.8 meters True Vertical Depth (TVD), approximately one meter higher than at Puffin-7.

Vicpet: Jingemia-11 a Future Producer
Monday, March 19, 2007Victoria Petroleum NL said that the Jingemia-11 oil development well onshore the North Perth Basin in Western Australia is being completed as a future producer.

Victoria: Jingemia-11 Reveals Good Oil Shows
Tuesday, March 13, 2007Victoria Petroleum NL has been advised by Origin Energy Limited, operator of the L14 Joint Venture and Jingemia-11 oil development well, that good oil shows were obsereved in the drill cuttings of the target Dongara Sandstone.

Bharat Joins Norwest, Partners in Timor Sea Block
Thursday, February 08, 2007Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) has signed a Farm-in Agreement with Norwest Energy NL and other joint-venture parties in AC/P32 in the Timor Sea.

Norwest Wins New UK Offshore Block
Monday, February 05, 2007Norwest Energy said that its wholly owned subsidiary, NWE Southern Cross (UK) Pty Ltd, has been awarded a new license in the UK offshore by the UK Department of Trade and Industry.

Norwest Energy Sells Stake in West Virginia Shale Project
Monday, September 18, 2006Norwest Energy has signed an agreement to sell its West Virginia shale gas project. The agreement is with Ascent Resources WV Inc, the Operator for the project, and Norwest's US partner in West Virginia.

Origin's Jingemia 8 Encounters Oil
Tuesday, September 05, 2006Origin has decided that the Jingemia 8 well will be completed for connection to the Jingemia oil facility.

Norwest Energy Finds Gas at Cornstalk Project in West Virginia
Friday, March 10, 2006Norwest Energy reports that the first well in the West Virginia drilling program has been successfully drilled and cased. The well is the first in an approved five well drilling program.

Norwest Energy Spuds First Well in Cornstalk Project
Thursday, February 23, 2006Norwest Energy says that the first well in the Cornstalk project in West Virginia has been spudded. The well is targeting gas from the Devonian shale section.

Third Well Drilled, First Two Wells Fraced in Kentucky
Friday, February 03, 2006Norwest Energy reports that the third well in the Little Sandy Project has been successfully drilled and is now cased and awaiting fracing and completion. Indications of free gas were observed.

Magnolia-1 Preliminary Results Disappointing
Monday, January 09, 2006Australian Worldwide Exploration Limited, on behalf of its wholly owned subsidiary AWE Timor Sea Pty Ltd, reports that the Magnolia-1 exploration well has been drilled to a measured depth of 2,987 meters.

Norwest Drills First Well in Kentucky Drilling Program
Monday, December 19, 2005The first well in a three well back-to-back drilling program in Norwest's Kentucky acreage has been drilled.

Norwest Energy Spuds First of Three Wells in Kentucky
Thursday, December 01, 2005The first well in a three well back-to-back drilling program in Norwest's Kentucky acreage has been spudded. The well will drill to a total depth of around 600 meters (2,000 feet) and has as its main target gas from the Devonian shale section.

Hay Exploration Farms into Kentucky Fractured Shale Project
Monday, July 11, 2005An agreement has been reached with Kentucky based oil and gas company Hay Exploration Inc, to farm-in and operate Norwest's Kentucky fractured shale gas project.

Norwest Energy Tests First Tennessee Gas Well
Thursday, June 30, 2005Norwest CEO Joe Salomon said that the flow rate is within the range required to make the project economic and all the four remaining wells have thicker shale sections than the Carden#3A intersection.

Ascent Energy Acquires Stake in West Virginia Shale Project
Wednesday, June 15, 2005An agreement has been reached with Ascent Energy to farm-in and operate Norwest's and partner Golden Triangle Energy Inc's West Virginia fractured shale gas project.

Norwest Begins Drilling Tennessee Shallow Gas Project
Tuesday, May 10, 2005The first well of a five well back to back program has been spudded in Norwest's Tennessee shallow gas project.

Norwest Joins Project in Appalachian Basin
Wednesday, April 13, 2005Norwest Energy has reached agreement with Tennessee based gas producer Miller Petroleum to jointly develop an approximate 10,400 acre area located in Campbell County, in the heart of Tennessee's prolific and hydrocarbon-rich Appalachian Basin.

ARC Energy-led JV Wins North Perth Basin Permit EP 437
Thursday, November 18, 2004ARC Energy has been granted Application L02/6 (also known as Application No. 2/02-03), as petroleum exploration permit EP 437 effective November 8, 2004.

Norwest Energy Expands into the United States
Monday, October 18, 2004Norwest Energy plans to drill three wells in the next six months on newly acquired acreage in the highly productive Appalachian Basin in the northeastern United States.