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NPD Expects Exploration Record in the Barents Sea in 2017
NO >> 4/25/2017 - The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate is expecting a new record in the number of exploration wells in the Barents Sea this year. Fifteen wells are slated for drilling, two more than in the record year 2...
New Discoveries May Improve Iran Rank in Holding Oil Reserves
IR >> 4/24/2017 - New crude oil discoveries in the Persian Gulf may bring Iran’s rank among holders of the biggest oil and gas reserves in the world, a senior energy official said. ...
Uruguay to Tender 17 Offshore Blocks for Exploration
UY >> 4/25/2017 - Uruguayan state oil company Ancap said it will tender 17 off-shore blocks for exploration in areas up to 3,000 meters deep, with offers to be presented in April 2019. ...
Andalas Energy & Power Provides Update on Tuba Obi East Gas Project
ID >> 4/26/2017 - Andalas Energy and Power, the AIM listed Indonesian focused energy Company, has provided an update on the Tuba Obi East oil and gas concession (‘TOE’) in the South Sumatran Basin. ...
Petro Matad Wins PSC Extensions for Mongolia Blocks IV and V
MN >> 4/21/2017 - Petro Matad has received an official letter from the Mining Resources and Petroleum Authority of Mongolia (MRPAM), dated 20 April 2017, confirming MRPAM's intent to extend the PSC exploration periods ...
Andalas Energy & Power Announces Operations Update
ID >> 4/24/2017 - AIM-listed Andalas Energy and Power has provided an update on its activities with Pertamina, Indonesia’s national oil company, including the identification of a further two gas fields suitable for wel...
Statoil Receives Consent for Exploration Drilling in Barents Sea
NO >> 4/20/2017 - Statoil has received consent to drill an exploration well in block 7219 in the Barents Sea. Statoil is the operator for production licence 532 in the Barents Sea and has received consent to drill expl...
OGA Emphasises Collaboration as Key to Success
UK >> 4/20/2017 - The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has reaffirmed its focus on the importance of collaboration and is urging industry to increase the pace at which licensees develop a culture of collaboration internally...
Shallow Water JV Auction with Mexico's Pemex Pushed Back
MX >> 4/6/2017 - Mexico's oil regulator voted to delay the auction for the country's second joint venture with state oil company Pemex to October 4, from June 19, in order to give interested firms more time to evaluat...
Urals Energy Announces Operational Update
RU >> 4/19/2017 - AIM-listed Urals Energy, the independent exploration and production company with operations in Russia, has provided the following operational update. ...
Lebanon Extended Deadline of the Second Prequalification Round
LB >> 4/12/2017 - The deadline of announcement of the results of the second prequalification round in relation to the first licensing round in the Lebanese Offshore determined in the announcement of the prequalificatio...
CNPE Approves the 3rd Round of the Pre-Salt
BR >> 4/11/2017 - The first Extraordinary Meeting of the National Energy Policy Council (CNPE) 2017 was held in the Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME), chaired by Minister Fernando Coelho Filho. In meeting it approved ...
Sonatrach and Total Sign Partnership Agreement
DZ >> 2/10/2017 - Sonatrach, Algeria’s state energy company, and Total signed a comprehensive agreement strengthening the existing partnership between the two companies. ...
Aker BP Receives Consent to Drill an Exploration Well
NO >> 4/11/2017 - Aker BP has received consent to drill an exploration well in the Frigg Gamma Delta prospect. Aker BP ASA (Aker BP) is the operator of production licence 442 in the North Sea. Aker BP has made a discov...
Savannah Provides Update on Upcoming Niger Drilling Campaign
NE >> 4/11/2017 - Savannah Petroleum PLC (Savannah) is pleased to provide an update on its upcoming drilling campaign in Niger. ...
Black Sea Oil & Gas Awards Drilling Rig Contract for Two Wells
RO >> 4/11/2017 - Black Sea Oil & Gas SRL (BSOG) together with its co-venture partners announces the awarding of a contract for the drilling of two offshore exploration wells located in the XV Midia Shallow Block, Roma...
Blake International Rigs Awarded Contract with Energy XXI
US >> 4/4/2017 - Blake International Rigs, LLC and Energy XXI Services, LLC have entered into a contract to mobilize the Blake Rig 651 to Energy XXI’s South Pass 77 “C” platform. The initial contract term is for one ...
OOCEP Uncovers 430m boe of New Oil and Gas Discoveries in 2016
OM >> 4/3/2017 - Oman Oil Company Exploration and Production (OOCEP), the upstream arm of the government-owned energy investment firm Oman Oil Company (OOC), has announced additional potential discoveries totalling in...
Lukoil Starts Exploration in Taimyr Ahead of Schedule
RU >> 4/4/2017 - PJSC LUKOIL began drilling of the first 5,500 m prospecting and appraisal well (1P) in the Vostochno-Taymyrsky license area, Krasnoyarsk Territory, six months before the scheduled deadline. LUKOIL is ...
Minister of Petroleum talks with the CEO of Apache
Minister of Petroleum talks with the CEO of Apache EG >> 4/1/2017 - Eng. Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources received Mr. John J. Christmann IV, CEO and President of Apache corp., Mr. James L. House, Senior Region Vice President of Apache and M...
C-NLOPB Announces 2017 Call for Bids
CA >> 4/3/2017 - The Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB) has issued a Call for Bids in the Jeanne d’Arc Region under the Scheduled Land Tenure Regime in the Canada-Newfoundland and Labr...
OGA Extends Retention Area Periods for Horse Hill licences
UK >> 4/4/2017 - UK Oil & Gas Investments PLC (UKOG) has been informed by the operator, Horse Hill Developments Ltd (HHDL), that the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has consented to extend the current PEDL137 and PEDL246 ...
Rosneft Discovered a New Field in Bashkortostan
RU >> 3/31/2017 - Rosneft discovered a new field in the Republic of Bashkortostan. The geological reserves of the Anastasyinskoye field of C1+C2 category in the amount of 0.6 mmt were recommended by The State Commissio...
Iraq Looking for Iran’s Cooperation to Exploit Shared Oilfields
IR >> 4/3/2017 - Iraqi Oil Minister Jabar al-Luaibi called for mutual cooperation with Iran on the exploitation of the two countries’ joint oilfields. ...
Ecopetrol Announces Oil Discovery at Santander
CO >> 3/30/2017 - Ecopetrol S.A. (EC) reports that the Boranda-1 well discovered the presence of crude in the Magdalena Middle Valley, municipality of Rionegro, department of Santander. ...
Thailand to Auction Petroleum Concessions for Erawan, Bongkot Fields In Dec 2017
TH >> 3/31/2017 - Thailand will auction petroleum concessions for Erawan and Bongkot gas fields in December, the country's energy minister said on Friday. ...
Thailand to Auction Petroleum Concessions for Erawan & Bongkot Fields
TH >> 3/31/2017 - Thailand will auction petroleum concessions for Erawan and Bongkot gas fields in December, the country's energy minister said. "An official announcement is expected within July, and auctions in Decemb...
Interoil Reached Agreement with the ANH
CO >> 3/29/2017 - The company previously announced that the Court had rejected a reconsideration motion filed with the Court to try to overturn the Court's decision to not ratify the settlement agreement reached with t...
Otto Energy Updates Tanzania Joint Venture Disputes
TZ >> 3/29/2017 - Otto Energy Ltd (Otto) provides the following update on various joint venture disputes concerning the interest held by its wholly-owned subsidiary, Otto Energy (Tanzania) Pty Ltd (Otto Tanzania) under...
Nido Petroleum Mobilises Rig for Galoc Field Appraisal Well
PH >> 3/28/2017 - Nido Petroleum Limited (Nido) on behalf of the Galoc Joint Venture partners is pleased to advise that the drillship “Deepsea Metro I” has commenced mobilisation from Labuan, Malaysia to the Galoc-7/7S...
Kosmos Energy Begins 2nd Phase of Exploration Drilling Program
SN >> 3/24/2017 - Kosmos Energy has begun the second phase of its multi-well exploration drilling program offshore Mauritania and Senegal. The Atwood Achiever drillship is now on location offshore Senegal in the Cayar ...
Maersk Drilling Secures Contract for Jack-Up Maersk Gallant
UK >> 3/27/2017 - Maersk Drilling has been awarded a contract for the harsh environment jack-up rig Maersk Gallant, following a competitive tendering exercise by Nexen Petroleum U.K. Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary ...
Noble Corporation & GE to Work on the Digital Rig Solution
UK >> 3/27/2017 - Noble Corporation plc (NE) and GE (GE) jointly announced a partnership to collaborate on an advanced data analytics system for offshore drilling rigs known as the Digital Rigsm solution. The Digital R...
Canada’s APEX Sets Sights on Block 36 Prospects
OM >> 3/26/2017 - Canada-based upstream energy firm Allied Petroleum Exploration Inc (APEX), whose 100 per cent interest in Block 36 in southwest Oman was endorsed by Royal Decree 15/2017 issued last week, says it has ...
Drilling Rig Tender
BR >> 3/22/2017 - Petrobras clarifies that it offered for sale by auction, seven drilling rigs, due to the move to reduce costs that the company has been pursuing in line with its Strategic Plan/PNG 2017-21. ...
BP Makes 3rd Gas Discovery in Egypt's North Damietta Concession
BP Makes 3rd Gas Discovery in Egypt's North Damietta Concession EG >> 3/26/2017 - British Petroleum (BP) has made a gas discovery as part of the North Damietta Offshore Concession in Egypt's Nile Delta, the third such discovery in two years in same block, the company announced. ...
IOG Provides Update on Harvey & Elgood Licences Offshore UK
UK >> 3/27/2017 - Independent Oil and Gas plc (IOG), the development and production focused oil and gas company, announces the following updates on its Harvey and Elgood licences. ...
Statoil Receives Consent for Exploration Drilling in Block 7121
NO >> 3/23/2017 - Statoil has received consent to drill exploration well 7121/8-1 in the Barents Sea. Statoil has received consent to drill exploration well 7121/8-1 in production licence 849. The well is to be drilled...
OGA Joins TNO for Cross-Border Geology Joint Industry Project
UK >> 3/20/2017 - The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has joined the Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research (TNO) on the on-going Joint Industry Research project, ‘Hypo-Lias’, to explore the hydrocarbon p...
OGA Awards 25 Licences in 29th Offshore Licensing Round
UK >> 3/23/2017 - The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has offered for award 25 licences for 111 blocks or part blocks to 17 companies in the 29th Offshore Licensing Award to enable further exploration and production across...

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