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Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Sound Oil announce first gas delivered from the onshore Casa Tiberi field
Sound Oil, the Mediterranean focused upstream oil and gas company, is pleased to announce that first gas was delivered from the onshore Casa Tiberi field, located in the Marche Region of Italy, to the local gas distributor on 28 July 2014. The initial production rate wa ...
East Europe | Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Friday, July 25, 2014

Mart Resources UMU-3 Well flow test results and drilling update
Mart Resources, Inc. (TSX:MMT) and its co-venturers, Midwestern Oil and Gas Company Plc. (Operator of the Umusadege field) and SunTrust Oil Company Limited are pleased to provide the following updates on Umusadege field drilling and flow testing operations. UMU-3 Side- ...
North America | Friday, July 25, 2014
Umbra Applied Technologies begins oil production
Intrepid Energy Corporation, an Umbra Applied Technologies Group company (OTC: UATG), announced today that it has started oil production. CEO of Umbra Applied Technologies Group, Alex Umbra commented that, "Today is yet another milestone in the development of our c ...
North America | Friday, July 25, 2014
Exillon Energy June production report
Exillon Energy plc (EXI.LN), a London listed independent oil producer with assets in two oil-rich regions of Russia, Timan-Pechora ("Exillon TP") and West Siberia ("Exillon WS"), is pleased to announce unaudited production data for the month of June ...
Russia FSU | Friday, July 25, 2014

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Drover 1 well strikes gas in Perth basin
AWE Limited (ASX: AWE), as Operator of Exploration Permit 455 in the Perth Basin, Western Australia, reports that as at 06:00 hours (6:00am) AWST today the Drover-1 exploration well had reached its planned total measured depth of 2,356 metres and 5 ½ inch product ...
Australasia | Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Monday, July 21, 2014

Tullow fails to encounter hydrocarbons in the Lupus exploration well
Tullow Oil plc announces that Tullow Oil Norge AS, operator of the production licence PL 507, did not encounter hydrocarbons in the Lupus exploration well (31/10-1) which will now be plugged and abandoned. The well is located 35 km south east of the Oseberg Sør F ...
West Europe | Monday, July 21, 2014

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Ecopetrol announces discovery in the Deepwater Gulf of Mexico
Ecopetrol S.A. (BVC: ECOPETROL; NYSE: EC; TSX: ECP) announces that its U.S. affiliate Ecopetrol America Inc. has made significant advancements in the exploration of the Norphlet Play throughout its partnership with Shell and Nexen Petroleum Offshore U.S.A Inc. Shell, a ...
North America | Thursday, July 17, 2014
Karoon Gas strikes gas in Browse Basin
As at 0600 WST on 16th July 2014 wireline logging of the Pharos-1 borehole was ongoing. Since the last update, the 6?1/2' hole section was drilled from 4,949mRT to a total depth of 5,220mRT. Final Total Depth of 5,220mRT was reached at 1940 WST on 10th July 2014. W ...
Australasia | Thursday, July 17, 2014

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

OMV Petrom makes oil discovery in the Black Sea
OMV Petrom, the largest oil and gas producer in South-Eastern Europe announces the success of an exploration well drilled in Istria XVIII offshore Perimeter (shallow water). The Marina 1 well encountered a new oil reservoir on the continental shelf of the Black Sea. &q ...
East Europe | Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Shell adds third major discovery to the Norphlet play in the Gulf of Mexico
Shell today announces its third major discovery in the Norphlet play in the deep waters of the Gulf of Mexico with the successful Rydberg exploration well. After more than 10 years of exploration activities in the Eastern Gulf of Mexico, Shell continues to lead industry ...
North America | Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Monday, July 14, 2014

Gardim-1 exploration well fails to encounter commercial oil
Tullow Oil plc announces that the Gardim-1 exploration well, drilled on the eastern flank of the Chew Bahir Basin in the South Omo licence, onshore Ethiopia, has reached a total depth of 2,468 metres in basement, without encountering commercial oil. The well intersecte ...
Africa | Monday, July 14, 2014

Thursday, July 10, 2014

GeoPark announces new Tigana Norte 1 oil discovery and Tigana field extension in Block Llanos 34 in Colombia
GeoPark Limited (NYSE: GPRK), the Latin American oil and gas explorer, operator and consolidator with operations and producing properties in Chile, Colombia, Brazil and Argentina, today announces the discovery of the Tigana Norte 1 oil well on its Llanos 34 Block in Col ...
South America | Thursday, July 10, 2014

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Roxi Petroleum announces discovery at its flagship BNG asset
Roxi, the Central Asian oil and gas company with a focus on Kazakhstan, is pleased to update the market with news of a discovery at its flagship BNG asset. The BNG Contract Area is located in the west of Kazakhstan 40 kilometres southeast of Tengiz on the edge of the M ...
Russia FSU | Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Friday, July 4, 2014

More oil for Statoil from Oseberg Øst with new drilling campaign
On Wednesday 2 July it was made public that Prosafe Offshore has been awarded a contract for the use of Safe Scandinavia in connection with this campaign. Support vessel Safe Scandinavia is currently a flotel, but it will be modified to enable it to store and treat dri ...
West Europe | Friday, July 4, 2014

Thursday, July 3, 2014

Repsol makes oil discovery in Trinidad and Tobago
Repsol has made a new hydrocarbons discovery in the Teak field, offshore Trinidad and Tobago, in the TSP block east of the island of Trinidad. The find in the TB14 well has upgraded the northern portion of the Teak B field that was not known to exist before. The newly ...
Central America | Thursday, July 3, 2014
Hanssen oil discovery in Barents Sea, offshore Norway
Tullow Oil plc ("Tullow") announces that the Hanssen wildcat well, in production licence 537, offshore Norway, has encountered a 20-25 metre oil bearing sandstone with good reservoir properties in the main target (Stø Formation). The Hanssen well was dr ...
West Europe | Thursday, July 3, 2014