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Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Faroe Petroleum anounces oil and gas discovery at the Njord North Flank

Faroe Petroleum, the independent oil and gas company focusing principally on exploration, appraisal, development and production opportunities in Norway and the UK, is pleased to announce an oil and gas discovery at the Njord North Flank in the Norwegian Sea (Faroe 7.5%) ...
West Europe | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Monday, October 17, 2016

Norwegian Petroleum Directorate announces Total discovery northeast of the Martin Linge field

Total E & P Norge, operator of production licence 043, is in the process of completing the drilling of wildcat well 30/4-3 S. The well was drilled in the northeast part of the Martin Linge field. The objective of the well was to prove petroleum in Middle Jurassic reser ...
West Europe | Monday, October 17, 2016

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Falcon Oil & Gas make discovery in Beetaloo Basin, Australia

Falcon Oil & Gas Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:FO)(AIM:FOG)(ESM:FAC) is pleased to announce that Origin Energy Resources Limited ('Origin'), our Joint Venture partner, has submitted a notification of discovery and an initial report on discovery ('Notification of Discovery') to the ...
Australasia | Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Monday, October 10, 2016

SDX Energy interpret 3d seismic at South Disouq in Egypt

SDX Energy Inc. (TSXV, AIM: SDX), the Egypt focused oil and gas company, is pleased to provide an update on the initial findings from interpretation of the 300 km2 of 3D seismic data acquired over its South Disouq concession in H1 2016. Data processing commenced in June ...
Middle East | Monday, October 10, 2016

Monday, October 3, 2016

Saka Energi Indonesia finds oil and gas reserves at Sidayu-4V exploration well, Pangkah Block.

PT Perusahaan Gas Negara (Persero) Tbk (PGAS), through its subsidiary PT Saka Energi Indonesia (SEI) once again found oil and gas reserves in an exploration well Sidayu-4V, Pangkah Block, offshore East Java. This exploration activity has been carried out to to follow th ...
Asia Far East | Monday, October 3, 2016

Condor Pdtroleum encounters over 140 meters of net gas pay at Poyraz 5 appraisal well

Condor Petroleum Inc. (TSX: CPI) is pleased to announce drilling results of the Poyraz 5 appraisal well in Turkey. Based on wireline log interpretation, the Poyraz 5 well encountered over 140 meters of net gas pay in multiple stacked reservoirs of Miocene (Kirazli and ...
Middle East | Monday, October 3, 2016

Friday, September 23, 2016

Carnarvon Petroleum announces discovery of gas and condensate at Roc-2

Carnarvon Petroleum Limited (ASX:CVN) provides the following update on wireline and testing operations as advised by the operator of the Roc-2 well, Quadrant Energy. Highlights within the Caley formation at Roc-2 Condensate rich gas samples extracted from the well at s ...
Australasia | Friday, September 23, 2016

Gazprom discovers new field on Sea of Okhotsk shelf

In the course of geological exploration of the Kirinsky prospect in the Sea of Okhotsk, a prospecting and appraisal well was drilled in the Yuzhno-Lunskaya structure within the Sakhalin III project. As a result, a substantial gas and condensate inflow was reported, sign ...
Russia FSU | Friday, September 23, 2016

Friday, September 16, 2016

Tullow Oil successfully completes drilling and testing of Cara prospect; oil discovery confirmed

Tullow Oil plc is pleased to announce that drilling and testing of the Cara prospect in licence 636 in the Norwegian North Sea has been completed. The well was drilled to a total depth of 2,702 metres in 349 metres of water, 6 kilometres northeast of the Gjøa fie ...
West Europe | Friday, September 16, 2016

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Norwegian Petroleum Directorate announces minor oil discovery near the Vega field in the North Sea

Wintershall Norge AS, operator of production licence 248 F, is in the process of completing the drilling of four wells in the North Sea. The wells are wildcat well 35/11-20 S, appraisal well 35/11-20 A and wildcat well 35/11-20 B. Due to technical issues, well 35/11-19 ...
West Europe | Thursday, September 15, 2016

Friday, September 9, 2016

Carnarvon Petroleum provides update on Roc-2 appraisal well; hydrocarbons confirmed

JV partner Carnarvon Petroleum has provided an update on drilling operations as advised by the operator of the Roc-2 appraisal well, Quadrant Energy. The Roc-2 well has confirmed hydrocarbon bearing reservoir, in good quality rock, within the Caley section. The results ...
Australasia | Friday, September 9, 2016

Bengal Energy announces exploration discovery in Australia

Bengal Energy Ltd. (TSX:BNG) is pleased to announce that the first four wells of the Cuisinier 2016 five well drilling campaign have been cased as future oil producers in the Murta horizon. The most recent well, Shefu-1, was drilled as a near field exploration well sit ...
Australasia | Friday, September 9, 2016

Friday, September 2, 2016

Petrolia confirms functional oil reservoir at Haldimand

Pétrolia inc. (TSX VENTURE:PEA) has confirmed the existence of a functional oil reservoir comprised of natural fractures on the Haldimand property. In fact, the production test on Haldimand 4 allowed the natural production, without artificial aid, of high quality ...
North America | Friday, September 2, 2016

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Det norske oljeselskap announces oil discovery at Langfjellet

Det norske oljeselskap ASA, operator of PL 442, announces that drilling of exploration well 25/2-18 S on the Langfjellet prospect in the North Sea is about to be completed. The well encountered a gross oil column of 109 meters in the Vestland Group. A technical sidetra ...
West Europe | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Monday, August 29, 2016

AWE achieves first gas sales from Waitsia project - on time and within budget

AWE Limited (ASX: AWE) today announced that commercial gas sales from Stage 1A of the Waitsia gas project have commenced and that the development was delivered on time and within the approved budget of $18 million ($9 million net to AWE). The Waitsia gas project (AWE 5 ...
Australasia | Monday, August 29, 2016

Monday, August 8, 2016

Sound Energy confirms gas discovery at Tendrara

Sound Energy, the European / Mediterranean focused upstream gas company, is pleased to confirm a significant gas discovery and a potential single gas column at the Company's Tendrara licence, onshore Morocco. As previously announced by the Company, the first Tendrara w ...
North Africa | Monday, August 8, 2016
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