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Thursday, April 28, 2016

Sound Energy announce that the first Tendrara well has now been drilled to the first casing point

Tendrara: First Casing Point Sound Energy, the European / Mediterranean focused upstream gas company, is pleased to announce that the first Tendrara well has now been drilled to the first casing point at a measured vertical depth ('MVD') of 496 metres and that the 13 3 ...
North Africa | Thursday, April 28, 2016

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Otto Energy announces oil and gas discovery at SM-71 #1, Gulf of Mexico

Otto Energy Ltd (ASX:OEL) announces that it has been advised by Operator Byron Energy (ASX:BYE), that the SM-71 #1 well, located at the South Marsh Island Block 71, has completed drilling to the final target measured depth at 6,843 feet (2,086 metres) orr 6,477 feet (1, ...
North America | Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Norwegian Petroleum Directorate announces minor discovery for Statoil

Statoil Petroleum AS, operator of production licence 035/272, is in the process of completing the drilling of wildcat wells 30/11-11 S and 30/11-11 A. The wells were drilled about two kilometres southeast of the 30/11-9 A discovery (Askja East) and 35 kilometres southw ...
West Europe | Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Tullow Oil encounters good oil shows at Cheptuket-1 well

Tullow Oil plc announces that the Cheptuket-1 well in Block 12A, Northern Kenya, has encountered good oil shows, seen in cuttings and rotary sidewall cores, across an interval of over 700 metres. Cheptuket-1 is the first well to test the Kerio Valley Basin and was drill ...
Africa | Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Thursday, February 25, 2016

Norwegian Petroleum Directorate announces minor discovery near Oseberg field, Statoil to permanently plug and abandon

Statoil Petroleum AS, operator of production licence 104, has completed drilling of wildcat well 30/9-28 S. The well was drilled about 5.5 kilometres west of the Oseberg South field in the central part of the North Sea and 140 kilometres west of Bergen. The primary exp ...
West Europe | Thursday, February 25, 2016

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Faroe Petroleum announces results of Kvalross exploration well; no commercial discovery

Faroe Petroleum, the independent oil and gas company focusing principally on exploration, appraisal and production opportunities in Norway and the UK, announces that drilling has reached target depth on the Wintershall operated Kvalross exploration well in the Barents S ...
West Europe | Wednesday, February 24, 2016



Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Jura Energy announces potential gas discovery in Badin IV South

Jura Energy Corporation today announced a potential gas discovery at the Aminah-1 exploration well in the Badin IV South block. Jura holds a 27.5% working interest in the Badin IV South block, which is operated by Petroleum Exploration (Private) Limited ('PEL'). At the ...
Middle East | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Madalena discovers oil in the Lower Agrio Shale in Argentina

Madalena Energy Inc. (TSXV: MVN and OTCQX: MDLNF) is pleased to announce the initial results of its completion and testing of the Lower Agrio shale formation on its 90% working interest operated block at Curamhuele in Argentina. Highlights Successfully completed the v ...
South America | Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Empire identifies significant upside potential for the Lockyer Deep and North Erregulla Deep prospect trend

On behalf of the EP 368 and EP 426 Joint Venture, Perth Basin domestic gas producer Empire Oil and Gas ('Empire', ASX: EGO) has interpreted the Lockyer Deep and North Erregulla Deep prospects to have significant upside gas potential due to its latest high case interpret ...
Australasia | Tuesday, February 16, 2016

SOLO OIL announce significant oil flows from Lower Kimmeridge Limestone

Solo today announces that it has been advised by the operator, Horse Hill Developments Limited, that light, 40 degree API, sweet oil has flowed naturally to surface from an 80-foot zone within the Lower Kimmeridge limestone interval at a depth of approximately 900 metre ...
West Europe | Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Tower Resources updates on South Africa activity

Tower Resources plc (TRP.L, TRP LN), the AIM-listed Africa-focussed oil and gas exploration company announces the following update with regards to its interests in the SW Orange Basin Technical Co-operation Permit ('TCP') and the Algoa-Gamtoos Exploration Right ('Algoa- ...
Africa | Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Friday, February 12, 2016

Woodside Petroleum makes second gas discovery in Myanmar

Woodside advises that the Thalin-1A exploration well in Block AD-7 in the Rakhine Basin has intersected a gross gas column of approximately 64m. Approximately 62m of net gas pay is interpreted within the primary target interval. Block AD-7 is located in the Bay of Beng ...
Asia Far East | Friday, February 12, 2016

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Sound Energy offer Nervesa production update

Sound Energy, the Mediterranean and European focused upstream gas company, confirms that following first gas on 3 February 2016, clean up operations at the onshore Nervesa gas discovery continue. Early production has been limited by Sound Energy to an initial rate of 1 ...
East Europe | Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Oil and Gas Development Company Limited announces discovery at Nashpa X-5 exploratory well

Oil and Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL), an Operator of Nashpa Exploration Licence, together with its Joint Venture partners Government Holdings Private Limited (GHPL) & Pakistan Petroleum Limited (PPL) has discovered Crude Oil & Gas in Nashpa Development & Prod ...
Middle East | Thursday, February 4, 2016

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Cue Energy discovers oil at Naga Selatan-2

Cue Energy Resources Limited (ASX: CUE) advises that the Naga Selatan-2 well (NS-2) has discovered oil and is currently being suspended to allow for future production testing. The well has safely reached TD at a depth of 1170 ft. NS-2, the first well to be drilled by C ...
Asia Far East | Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Kosmos Energy announces significant gas discovery offshore Senegal

Kosmos Energy (NYSE: KOS) announced today that its Guembeul-1 exploration well, located in the northern part of the St. Louis Offshore Profond license area in Senegal, has made a significant gas discovery. Located approximately five kilometers south of the basin-openin ...
Africa | Wednesday, January 27, 2016
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