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ADNOC Announces 650MM Barrel Oil Find
Friday, May 20, 2022ADNOC has announced multiple onshore oil discoveries.
$650B Worth of Oil Reserves Being Auctioned in Congo
Tuesday, May 17, 2022The 16 blocks will go on tender on July 28 and 29 in Kinshasa, the capital.
Energean Makes Another Successful Gas Discovery Off Israel
Tuesday, May 10, 2022Energean has made another commercial gas discovery via its Athena exploration well offshore Israel.
CGX, Frontera Hit Oil At Kawa-1 Well Off Guyana
Tuesday, May 10, 2022CGX Energy and its JV partner Feontera Energy have hit light oil at the Kawa-1 well in the Corentyne block offshore Guyana.
Empyrean Preparing To Drill Second Well Offshore China In 2023
Thursday, May 05, 2022Empyrean Energy has informed that it will proceed with plans to drill the Topaz exploration well, offshore China, subject to financing.
Permian Explorer Launches Own Mobile Sand Mine to Cut Fracking Costs
Wednesday, May 04, 2022The Oklahoma City-based company told investors of a new, so-called mobile frack-sand mine it launched on 15,000 acres of land it owns in the West Texas county of Loving.
Santos Pavo Discovery Dubbed A Stellar Exploration Success
Wednesday, May 04, 2022Carnarvon, Santos' partner in Pavo, stated that the drilling of the well was a huge success with further appraisal and exploration campaigns being considered.
Empyrean Drilling Disappoints As Jade Turns Out To Be No Gem
Thursday, April 28, 2022Although Empyrean had hopes of finding light oil due to gas clouds being present at the well, the Jade prospect ended up being nothing but an extreme disappointment.
Oil and Gas Discovery Confirmed at Hamlet
Thursday, April 28, 2022Hamlet is a new discovery in the Gjoa area.
Central Petroleum Starts Amadeus Drilling Campaign
Wednesday, April 20, 2022Central Petroleum has spudded the Palm Valley 12 well, Southwest of Alice Springs in Australia's Northern Territory.
Swing And A Miss For Santos At Apus Well Off Australia
Tuesday, April 19, 2022Santos has not found a commercial amount of hydrocarbons in the second exploration well Apus-1 in its campaign offshore Australia.
Obsidian Wraps Up 2021 Drilling Campaign. Ups Guidance For 2022.
Friday, April 15, 2022Obsidian Energy has completed its 2021 drilling campaign and has seen promising results for its 2022 program, prompting the company to up its production guidance.
Eni Makes Oil And Gas Discoveries In Egypt Western Desert
Thursday, April 14, 2022Eni has made new oil and gas discoveries in the Meleiha concessions in Egypt's Western Desert, for 8,500 barrels per day of oil equivalent.
Empyrean Spuds Jade Prospect Offshore China
Tuesday, April 12, 2022Empyrean Energy has begun drilling the Jade prospect at its wholly-owned Block 29/11 offshore China.
Cambozola Play Opener Spudded
Tuesday, April 12, 2022Cambozola is the primary prospect located in the PL1049/PL1049B/PL1049C licenses in the Northern North Sea.
Vaalco Drills New Well Off Gabon. Production To Begin Soon.
Monday, April 11, 2022Vaalco Energy has completed the drilling of a well offshore Gabon and expects to bring it online within a few weeks.
Significant Discovery at Equinor Operated Well
Wednesday, April 06, 2022The discovery is said to have excellent reservoir quality.
Maersk Drillship Gets One-Year Gig With Shell
Monday, April 04, 2022Maersk Drilling has been awarded contracts with Shell for the provision of the Maersk Voyager drillship for work offshore multiple countries.
Chariot Moroccan Well Holds More Gas Than Originally Thought
Friday, April 01, 2022Chariot has upgraded its net gas pay estimates for the Anchois-2 well drilled offshore Morocco.
Exxon Again Finds No Oil In Brazil. Cutthroat Not On Target.
Tuesday, March 29, 2022ExxonMobil has completed drilling operations on the Cutthroat prospect but failed to find any oil offshore Brazil once again.
Norwest Energy Sees Incredible Results In Perth Basin Well
Monday, March 28, 2022Norwest Energy has announced what it described as 'incredible' results from the Lockyer Deep-1 well test program.
Oxbow Asset Performs Beyond Saturn Expectations
Friday, March 25, 2022Saturn Oil And Gas has completed the first drilling program at its Oxbow Asset, exceeding company expectations.
Pantheon Theta West Well Exceeds Pre-Drill Estimates
Friday, March 25, 2022Pantheon Resources has started testing of the Theta West 1 well with flows exceeding pre-drill resource estimates of 1.2 billion barrels of oil.
Santos Makes Significant Discovery Near Dorado Field
Wednesday, March 23, 2022Santos has confirmed a significant oil discovery at the Pavo-1 exploration well some 30 miles east of the Dorado field.
Exxon Proves High-Quality Gas At Cyprus Offshore Well
Tuesday, March 22, 2022Exxon has completed operations on the Glaucus-2 appraisal well offshore Cyprus which confirmed a high-quality gas presence.
Eni Makes Significant Oil And Gas Discovery In Algerian Desert
Monday, March 21, 2022Eni and Sonatrach have made a significant oil and associated gas discovery in the Berkine North Basin in the Algerian desert.
To Be Or Not To Be Oil? Hamlet Well Says – To Be.
Monday, March 21, 2022Neptune Energy asked the Hamlet well in the North Sea the to be or not to be oil question earlier this year and the answer was – to be.
Saipem Scores $325MM Aker BP Drilling Award
Friday, March 18, 2022Italian company Saipem has been awarded a contract by Aker BP for a drilling campaign offshore Norway.
Santos, Carnarvon Close To Restarting Pavo-1 Well Ops
Thursday, March 17, 2022Santos is close to restarting drilling operations at the Pavo-1 well in the WA-438-P exploration permit.
Emperor Energy Picks AGR For Judith Well Drilling Permits
Monday, March 14, 2022AGR's Well Management division has won a contract with Emperor Energy on its Judith-2 appraisal well offshore Australia.
African Oil and Gas Exploration On The Rise
Friday, March 11, 2022Increasing exploration activities in Africa from 2022 onwards is a top priority as the continent is trying to become an energy hub.
Equinor Starts Drilling 36 Million Barrel North Sea Well
Thursday, March 10, 2022Equinor has started drilling operations on its Kveikje exploration well in the Norwegian section of the North Sea.
No Bite At Shell Jaws North Sea Oil Well
Wednesday, March 09, 2022Shell has failed to find oil at the Jaws well on license P2380 in the North Sea after the well reached total depth in late January.
South Africa JV Secures Rig For Gazania-1 Offshore Well
Friday, March 04, 2022The Block 2B JV has firmed up a deal with Island Drilling for its Island Innovator semi-submersible rig for the upcoming Gazania-1 well campaign.
Neptune Starts Drilling Hamlet Well Off Norway
Monday, February 28, 2022Neptune Energy has spun its drill-bit at the Hamlet well in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea.
TotalEnergies Makes Significant Oil Find Off Namibia
Thursday, February 24, 2022TotalEnergies has made a significant discovery of light oil with associated gas on the Venus prospect offshore Namibia.
Partner Dubs TotalEnergies Oil Find Promising
Wednesday, February 23, 2022Success at Krabdagu could materially increase the scope and scale of a development in the central portion of Block 58.
Pantheon Completes Flow Testing At Talitha
Tuesday, February 22, 2022Pantheon Resources has completed the flow testing at the Talitha #A well on the Alaska North Slope.
ExxonMobil Spins Drill Bit At Cutthroat Well Off Brazil
Tuesday, February 22, 2022ExxonMobil has kicked off drilling of an exploration well on the Cutthroat prospect offshore Brazil.
TotalEnergies Makes Significant New Oil Find
Monday, February 21, 2022TotalEnergies has made a 'significant' new oil and associated gas discovery.
FAR Finds More Exploration Opportunities In Blocks Off Gambia
Monday, February 21, 2022FAR and Petronas have found additional, material exploration opportunities in the A2 and A5 blocks offshore Gambia.
Pantheon Hits Quality Oil At Theta West Well
Thursday, February 17, 2022Pantheon Resources has reached a total depth at the Theta West #1 well on the Alaska North Slope - encountering a high-quality hydrocarbon reservoir.
NPD Grants Slew of Drilling Permits Offshore Norway
Wednesday, February 16, 2022The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted multiple drilling permits.
ConocoPhillips Hires Icon Caren Jack-Up Rig For Sarawak Job
Tuesday, February 15, 2022ConocoPhillips has hired the Icon Caren jack-up rig from Icon Offshore's unit for the 2022 drilling campaign offshore Sarawak.
CGX, Frontera Switch Plans As Guyana Well Pays Off
Tuesday, February 15, 2022Frontera Energy and CGX Energy have decided not to go ahead with their plans for exploration drilling on the Demerara block off Guyana.
Rig Ready To Drill For 82 Million Barrel Pavo-1 Prize
Thursday, February 10, 2022Santos is ready to start drilling the Pavo-1 well, offshore Western Australia.
Vaalco Brings Etame Well Online
Monday, February 07, 2022Vaalco Energy has completed the Etame 8H-ST development well, drilled from the Etame platform on the namesake field offshore Gabon.
Shell Oil Find In Namibia Opens New Dawn Of Prosperity
Friday, February 04, 2022Shell has made a new oil discovery in its exploration well in the Orange Basin offshore Namibia.
Noble Rig Sets Sights On Drilling Santos Wells
Friday, February 04, 2022The Noble Tom Prosser rig has started its journey towards the Santos-operated Pavo-1 well location offshore Australia.
Western Gas Clears All Hurdles For Sasanof-1 Drilling
Thursday, February 03, 2022Western Gas has secured all government approvals needed to start drilling the Sasanof-1 exploration well on Australia’s North West Shelf.