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Friday, September 19, 2014

InfraStrata updates on Burton on the Wolds-1 Exploration Well
InfraStrata plc (AIM:INFA), the independent petroleum exploration and gas storage company, is pleased to note that Egdon Resources plc ("Egdon") has released an RNS providing a timing update in respect of the conventional Burton on the Wolds-1 exploration well ...
West Europe | Friday, September 19, 2014

Thursday, September 18, 2014

New Waitsia field potentially the largest conventional onshore gas discovery in WA since the1960s
Following on from the recently announced upgrade of 2C Contingent Resources in the Senecio Field, AWE Limited (ASX: AWE), as Operator of the L1/L2 Joint Venture, today announced initial Contingent Resource estimates for the "Waitsia" discovery (formerly Seneci ...
Australasia | Thursday, September 18, 2014

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Silenus East-1 well results in new gas discovery
Ophir Energy announces that the Silenus East-1 well in Block R, Equatorial Guinea has resulted in a new gas discovery. The Silenus East-1 well was drilled by the Vantage Titanium Explorer drillship within the thrust belt area of Block R. A 67m gross gas column was enco ...
Africa | Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Monday, September 15, 2014

Presence of gas found in 43/13b-7 well
Atlantic Petroleum (OMX: FO-ATLA CSE & Oslo Børs: ATLA) announces that drilling, Logging While Drilling (LWD) and wireline logging information indicates the presence of gas in the 43/13b-7 well. Following the analysis of cores and all other available data, the P1 ...
West Europe | Monday, September 15, 2014

Friday, September 12, 2014

Tuscany Energy confirms step out oil discovery at Macklin
Tuscany Energy Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:TUS) announce that a step out vertical well drilled for water disposal purposes at the Company's 100% working interest Macklin property encountered nine metres of Dina oil pay. The 7-33-39-28W3 well was drilled to 1,011 metres as a ...
North America | Friday, September 12, 2014
Namur oil discovery at Martlet-1 on the western flank
Senex Energy Limited (Senex, ASX: SXY) announce that the Martlet-1 exploration well on the western flank of the South Australian Cooper-Eromanga Basinhas encountered a Namur oil accumulation. The Martlet-1 exploration well is located in PEL 104 (Senex 60% and operator, ...
Australasia | Friday, September 12, 2014
First Namur formation oil discovery in Northern Cooper Basin permit PEL 104/111
Beach Energy Ltd (ASX: BPT) advises that oil was discovered in the Namur Sandstone at Martlet-1, an exploration well in PEL 104 (Beach 40% and Senex Ltd 60%, and operator). Martlet-1 intersected 6 metres of net oil pay at a depth of 1454 metres measured depth. This is ...
Australasia | Friday, September 12, 2014

Thursday, September 11, 2014

President Energy announces new successful discovery well at East Lake Verret, Louisiana
Ahead of its interim 2014 results announcement on 12 September, President announce a successful new discovery well at East Lake Verret, Louisiana, and an increase in Group production from an average Q1 net production of 385 boepd to currently approximately 530 boepd pri ...
North America | Thursday, September 11, 2014

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

QK11-1-1 well fails to confirm presence of commercial hydrocarbons
Roc Oil (Bohai) Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of Roc Oil Company Limited (ASX:ROC), as operator of Block 09/05, Bohai Bay, Offshore China has drilled the QK11-1-1 well to a total depth of 4,377m meters MD and 3,862m meters TVD at 01:00 hours on 7 September 2014. L ...
Asia Far East | Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Kuwait Energy announces first oil discovery in Block 9, Iraq
Kuwait Energy announces that the consortium comprised of Kuwait Energy (70% and operator) and Dragon Oil (30%) has made its first oil discovery at 'Block 9', Iraq. The successful discovery was at the consortium's first target, the Mishrif formation at 2,700 ...
Middle East | Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Shell begins production from Cardamom development
Production is now underway from the Cardamom development, the second major deep-water facility Shell has brought online in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico this year, following the start-up of Mars B in February. Oil from the Cardamom subsea development (100% Shell) is piped th ...
North America | Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Det norske drills dry in North Sea
Det norske oljeselskap ASA, as operator of production license 553, has completed the drilling of wildcat well 34/7-36 S T2. The well was drilled on the Kvitvola prospect about 5 km west of the Visund Field by the Borgland Dolphin drilling rig. The purpose of the well w ...
West Europe | Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Friday, September 5, 2014

Journey Energy announces new pool discovery at Windfall
Journey Energy Inc. (JOY - TSX) provide an update on the extended test results for a new pool discovery at Windfall. As planned, Journey is currently executing the most active capital program in our history with multiple well programs in Matziwin, Herronton, Pembina an ...
North America | Friday, September 5, 2014

Thursday, September 4, 2014

TransGlobe Energy drilled and cased NWG 3 as a Lower Nukhul new pool oil discovery
TransGlobe Energy Corporation (TSX:TGL) (NASDAQ:TGA) announce an Exploration update including a Lower Nukhul oil discovery at NWG 3, a gas/condensate test at North Dabaa 2 and the award of a new concession in the Western Desert. All dollar values are expressed in United ...
North America | Thursday, September 4, 2014

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Shell announces Utica gas discovery in Pennsylvania
Shell today announced new discovery wells (Neal and Gee) within the Utica formation in Tioga County, Pennsylvania, USA. These wells were drilled to a total measured depth of approximately 4,420 and 4,724 metres (14,500 and 15,500 feet) with lateral lengths of 945 metres ...
North America | Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Union Jack preliminary results of the Wressle-1 Exploration Well
Union Jack Oil plc (AIM: UJO), an onshore oil and gas exploration company with a focus on drilling, development and investment opportunities in the United Kingdom hydrocarbon sector, notes that Egdon Resources plc ("Egdon") has released an RNS announcing preli ...
West Europe | Tuesday, September 2, 2014