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Monday, September 1, 2014

Lundin Petroleum spuds exploration well 33/12-10 S in PL631 on the Vollgrav South Prospect in the Northern North Sea
Lundin Petroleum AB (TSX:LUP)(OMX:LUPE), through its wholly owned subsidiary Lundin Norway AS (Lundin Norway), is pleased to announce that drilling of exploration well 33/12-10 S in PL631 has commenced. The well will investigate the hydrocarbon potential of the Vollgra ...
West Europe | Monday, September 1, 2014

Friday, August 29, 2014

Det norske drills dry well on Heimdalshø
Det norske oljeselskap ASA has completed the drilling of wildcat well 2/9-5S. The well was drilled about 30 km east of the Valhall field on the Heimdalshø prospect . 2/9-5S was the first well to test a new play concept in the Mandal High area, where Johan Sverdr ...
West Europe | Friday, August 29, 2014

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

FAR discovers oil offshore Senegal
Oil samples have been recovered in the FAN-1 exploration well being drilled offshore Senegal by FAR Ltd (ASX:FAR) and its joint venture partners Cairn Energy PLC (Operator), ConocoPhillips and Petrosen - the Senegalese national oil company. Elevated gas and fluorescenc ...
Africa | Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Shell announces Marjoram-1 gas discovery in deep-water Malaysia
Shell today announces further exploration success in Malaysia with another gas discovery at the Shell-operated deep-water Marjoram-1 well. 'Our strategy to expand our heartland areas through technologically advanced exploration is delivering tangible success in dee ...
Asia Far East | Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Friday, August 22, 2014

Significant gas-condensate discovery at Lasseter in the Browse Basin
Santos announce a significant gas-condensate discovery at the Lasseter-1 exploration well in WA-274-P, located in the Browse Basin offshore Western Australia. The Lasseter-1 well is located approximately 35 kilometres east-southeast of Santos' Crown discovery and 4 ...
Australasia | Friday, August 22, 2014

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Discovery of gas and condensate offshore Southern Vietnam Blocks 05-1b and 05-1c
Idemitsu Oil & Gas Co., Ltd. (Operator, President: Kosuke Tsuji), JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration Corporation (President & CEO: Shunsaku Miyake) and Teikoku Oil (Con Son) Co., Ltd. (President: Kenji Kawano) are pleased to announce the discovery of gas and condensate at ...
Asia Far East | Thursday, August 21, 2014

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

WesternZagros declares commercial discovery at Kurdamir
WesternZagros Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:WZR) and its co-venturer, Talisman (Block K44) B.V. ("Talisman"), have submitted a Declaration of Commercial Discovery ("DoC") to the Kurdistan Regional Government ("KRG") for the oil and gas discov ...
Middle East | Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Monday, August 18, 2014

Apache announces first Canning Basin oil discovery offshore Western Australia
Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) today announced an oil discovery at the Phoenix South-1 well - the company's first discovery in Australia's offshore Canning Basin. Wireline and formation pressure tools have confirmed at least four discrete oil columns ra ...
Australasia | Monday, August 18, 2014

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Citadel Exploration announces new field discovery
Citadel Exploration, Inc. (OTCQB: COIL) announce that its first well at Project Indian, the Indian #1-15, has been producing approximately six barrels of oil per day, over the past seven days. This is the first oil ever produced on this structure after over 100 years of ...
Asia Far East | Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Beach Energy oil discovery extends Western Flank oil fairway
Beach Energy Ltd (ASX: BPT) advises that oil was discovered in the Namur Sandstone and McKinlay Member at Balgowan-1, an exploration well in PEL 91 (Beach 40% and operator, Drillsearch Energy Ltd 60%). The Balgowan-1 well met expectations by encountering hydrocarbons i ...
Australasia | Wednesday, August 13, 2014

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