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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

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Oil and Gas Development Company Limited discovers gas at Thal East Well #01

Oil and Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL), has discovered Gas from its exploratory Well, Thal East Well # 01 which is located in district Sukkur, OGDCL 100% owned Block 2769-15 (Thal) Exploration license falls in district Khairpur, Sukkur and Ghotki of Sindh Provi ...
Middle East | Thursday, January 14, 2016

Monday, January 11, 2016

Premier Oil announces successful Isobel Deep re-drill

Premier Oil plc is pleased to announce that the Isobel Deep re-drill (well 14/20-2) has successfully confirmed the oil discovery encountered in the original Isobel Deep well. In addition, this re-drill has discovered new hydrocarbons in additional sandstones. The well ...
South America | Monday, January 11, 2016

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Valeura Energy confirms natural gas discovery in first Banarli exploration well

Valeura Energy Inc. (TSX: VLE) is pleased to confirm a natural gas discovery in its first exploration well Bati Gurgen-1 on its 100% owned and operated Banarli licences in the Thrace Basin of Turkey, which flowed at an initial restricted rate of 3.4 million cubic feet p ...
Middle East | Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Monday, January 4, 2016

Carnarvon Petroleum announces condensate rich gas discovery at Roc-1 well

Carnarvon Petroleum Limited (ASX:CVN) provides the following update on drilling operations as advised by the operator of the Roc-1 well, Quadrant Energy. Condensate rich gas has been recovered from the well using wireline logging tools. Wireline logging over the inter ...
Australasia | Monday, January 4, 2016

Woodside Petroleum announces gas discovery offshore Myanmar

Woodside advises that the Shwe Yee Htun-1 exploration well in Block A-6 in the Rakhine Basin, located in the western offshore area of Myanmar, has intersected a gross gas column of approximately 129 m. Approximately 15 m of net gas pay is interpreted within the primary ...
Asia Far East | Monday, January 4, 2016

Thursday, December 31, 2015

Norwegian Petroleum Directorate announces minor gas discovery on the Finnmark platform in the Barents Sea

Lundin Norge AS, operator of production licence 708, is in the process of concluding the drilling of wildcat well 7130/4-1. The well is being drilled about 85 kilometres north-east of Berlevåg. The primary exploration target for the well was to prove petroleum in ...
West Europe | Thursday, December 31, 2015

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Lundin Petroleum announces oil discovery in Rolvsnes prospect, offshore Norway

Lundin Petroleum AB is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary Lundin Norway AS has completed the Rolvsnes exploration well 16/1-25 S as an oil discovery. The well is located in PL338C south of the Edvard Grieg field in the central North Sea sector of the N ...
West Europe | Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Friday, December 18, 2015

Volga Gas reaches its short term target of 750,000 m3 per day

Volga Gas plc, the oil and gas exploration and production group operating in the Volga Region of Russia, is pleased to announce that combined production of gas from its Vostochny Makarovskoye ('VM') and Dobrinskoye fields has reached its short term target of 750,000 m3 ...
Russia FSU | Friday, December 18, 2015

Thursday, December 17, 2015

Cue Energy spuds Te Kiri North-1 well in NZ

Cue Energy Resources Limited (Cue) advises that the Te Kiri North-1 well spud on 16th December 2015. Te Kiri North-1 is a deviated well, located onshore within permit PEP 51149, approximately 35 km southwest of New Plymouth in the prolific Taranaki Basin, New Zealand. T ...
Australasia | Thursday, December 17, 2015

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Tullow encounters 102 metres of net oil pay in Kenya

Tullow Oil plc (Tullow) announces that the Etom-2 well in Block 13T, Northern Kenya, has encountered 102 metres of net oil pay in two columns. The objective of the well was to explore the Etom structure in an untested fault block identified by recent 3D seismic. Oil sam ...
Africa | Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Monday, December 14, 2015

88 Energy halts trading on ASX due to critical juncture in the drilling of its Icewine #1 well

88 Energy Limited (ASX, AIM: 88E) is pleased to provide the following drilling update. Current Operations The Company has requested a trading halt on the ASX as it has reached a critical juncture in the drilling of its Icewine #1 well. A further announcement is expec ...
North America | Monday, December 14, 2015

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Norwegian Petroleum Directorate announces minor oil discovery near the Vega Sør field in the north-eastern North Sea for Wintershall

Wintershall Norge AS, operator of production licence 248, is in the process of completing the drilling of wildcat well 35/11-18 and appraisal well 35/11-18 A. The wells have been drilled approx. four kilometres west of the Vega Sør field. The primary exploratio ...
West Europe | Thursday, December 10, 2015
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