|Yemen >> 10/12/2006 - Oracle Energy Corp. has been notified by project operator Yemen Mayfair Petroleum Corp. (YMPC) that the Fatima -1 well, Block 22, Yemen was spudded October 12, 2006. The well is planned to a total dep...|
|Iran >> 10/11/2006 - The National Iranian Drilling Company (NIDC) has carried out 19,834 meters of drilling operations on 35 oil and gas wells in the first half of the current Iranian year (started March 21, 2006), the he...|
|Niger >> 10/10/2006 - TG World Energy Corp. announced that mobilization is continuing successfully toward drilling of the Saha-1 Exploration Well in the Ténéré Block, Niger, despite the extraordinary weather events and log...|
|Mauritania >> 10/9/2006 - Hardman Resources Limited announced that on 7 October 2006, the Atwood Hunter commenced drilling the Dana-operated Aigrette-1 exploration well in Block 7 offshore Mauritania, West Africa. As at 6:00am...|
|Guinea >> 10/5/2006 - Hyperdynamics has contracted with Applied Drilling Technology, Inc. ("ADTI"), a wholly owned subsidiary of GlobalSantaFe, to provide a detailed assessment of drilling infrastructure, support services ...|
|Yemen >> 10/4/2006 - TransGlobe Energy Corporation announced a successful Qishn oil well at Godah #3, Block 32 in Yemen (13.81% working interest)and other operational updates.|
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|Gabon >> 10/4/2006 - FirstAfrica completed its production drilling of four wells in early September and anticipates initial production of in excess of 7,000 bopd commencing in 3Q 2007 following installation of the product...|
|Nigeria >> 10/3/2006 - Equator and Peak said that as previously reported the Bilabri D2 well encountered an 8 metre column of oil in the C2 sands of the reservoir. The C2 oil is of excellent quality with an oil gravity of 3...|
|Congo >> 10/2/2006 - Maurel & Prom announced that the Well 706 located in the center of the M'Boundi oilfield was tested with a 40/64" choke at 3 500 b/d. This result reveals a potential for a number of infill wells to be...|
|Iran >> 10/1/2006 - The National Iranian Drilling Company (NIDC) has succeeded in drilling, repairing and development of five oil and gas wells in Naftshahr, Qaleh Nar, Darkhowein and Kangan located in the oil and gas-ri...|
|Mauritania >> 9/26/2006 - Hardman Resources Limited that Since the company’s last report on 19 September 2006, the Atwood Hunter has drilled the Flamant-1exploration well to a total depth of 3,299 meters and completed wireline...|
|Mauritania >> 9/26/2006 - Drilling and wireline logging have now been completed on the Flamant-1 exploration well in Block 8, offshore Mauritania. Although the well discovered the prognosed extensive carbonate section, the wel...|
|Yemen >> 9/20/2006 - Oracle Energy Corp. has been notified by project operator Yemen Mayfair Petroleum Corp. (YMPC) that preparations are actively underway to drill the Fatima-1 well on the Fatima prospect, Block 22, Yeme...|
|Mauritania >> 9/19/2006 - Hardman Resources Limited Announced Since last report on 12 September 2006, the Atwood Hunter has drilled the Flamant-1exploration well to a depth of 3,299 meters. Current operations are preparing for...|
|Yemen >> 9/18/2006 - Production operations|
As a result of a security incident on the Ash Shihr Terminal on Friday 15th September the terminal was shutdown on a temporary and precautionary basis. As a result...
|Iraq >> 9/18/2006 - Tawke operations|
Following the testing of the discovery well Tawke # 1 in June 2006 a twin well, Tawke # 1A, was drilled at a location some 20 meters from the discovery well. The main o...
|Iran >> 9/13/2006 - Japan's government said it will enter into talks to drill for oil in Iran days before a deadline to reach an agreement on the $2.5 billion Azadegan project sought by Japan's Inpex Holdings Inc.|
|Mauritania >> 9/12/2006 - Hardman Resources Limited announced Since the last report on 5th September, the ‘Atwood Hunter’ has drilled the Flamant-1 exploration well to a depth of 2,035 meters where the 13 3/8” casing has been ...|
|Syria >> 9/11/2006 - Gulfsands Petroleum plc has commenced drilling the Tigris-1 well within Block 26, Syria. The Tigris-1 represents the first of a series of wells proposed to be drilled by the Company in Block 26 over t...|
|Australia >> 9/8/2006 - Victoria Petroleum N.L. as Operator for the PEL 104 Joint Venture advises that the current operation at 0600 hrs Central Standard Time after completing the setting of the 9 5/8 inch casing at 589 metr...|