30 Sep 16Norway: Lundin Petroleum announces successful Alta appraisal well in PL609 in the southern Barents Sea
Lundin Petroleum has successfully completed the drilling and testing of the re-entry of appraisal well 7220/11-3 A (Alta-3) on the eastern flank of the Alta discovery in PL609.
30 Sep 16Serica Energy announces interim results - updates operations
AIM-listed Serica Energy has announced its interim financial results for the six months ended 30 June 2016. The Company reports an increase in net reserves of over 50% to 4.2 million boe, according to NSAI estimates.
30 Sep 16UK: Independent Oil and Gas announces initial Skipper appraisal well results
Independent Oil and Gas has announced the initial results from its first operated appraisal well on the Skipper oil discovery which lies in Block 9/21a in the Northern North Sea.
30 Sep 16UK: Cluff Natural Resources completes cross assignment of North Sea licences
AIM-listed Cluff Natural Resources has received all the regulatory approvals required to complete the cross assignment of equity positions in two contiguous licence areas in the Southern North Sea with Simwell Resources and Burgate E&P, which the Company announced on 9 June 2016.
30 Sep 16ENGIE CEO says higher oil price aids E&P asset sale
The chief executive of French gas and power group ENGIE said on Thursday that higher oil prices improved prospects for the sale of its exploration and production assets, but that the company would hold out for the right price.
30 Sep 16US: Extraction Oil & Gas announces launch of IPO
Extraction Oil & Gas, an independent oil and gas company focused on the acquisition, development and production of oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids reserves in the Rocky Mountains, primarily in the Wattenberg Field of the Denver-Julesburg Basin of Colorado, on Thursday announced an IPO.
30 Sep 16UK: Premier Oil resigns as operator of Bagpuss and Blofeld in UKCS Moray Firth
Canadian company North Sea Energy has announced that Premier Oil has informed the Bagpuss JV that they are resigning as Operator of the Bagpuss joint-venture. This follows the drilling of well 13/25a-1 earlier this year, which tested the Bagpuss Prospect.
29 Sep 16GoM: Dresser-Rand delivers power plant for Shell's Appomattox deepwater project
Dresser-Rand has delivered power generation equipment for a combined cycle power plant (CCPP) for the Shell Appomattox deep-water oil and gas floating production platform in the Gulf of Mexico.