23 May 19SeaBird announces update on vessel acquisitions and contemplated private placement
SeaBird Exploration has announced that the previously announced acquisition of the seismic vessels BOA Galatea and BOA Thalassa has been approved and, as a result, the private placement is expected to complete shortly.
23 May 19Romania: OMV Petrom signs contract to decommission Gloria offshore platform
OMV Petrom is starting the decommissioning of the Gloria offshore platform, which has reached the end of its economic lifetime limit after more than 40 years in service.
23 May 19GoM: Shell starts production at Appomattox in the Gulf of Mexico
Shell has announced that production has started at the Shell-operated Appomattox floating production system months ahead of schedule, opening a new frontier in the deep-water US Gulf of Mexico.
23 May 19Norway: Seabird awarded 2D contract in the Norwegian Sea by Wintershall Dea
SeaBird Exploration has announced a contract award by Wintershall Dea for 2D acquisition in the Norwegian Sea.
23 May 19EnQuest announces operations update
EnQuest has made a good start to 2019 with production towards the top end of its full year guidance range, its capital programme is on track and the Company has continued to generate strong cash flows and reduce debt. FPSO performance at Kraken has improved significantly with two trains online.
23 May 19Australia: Ironbark title transfers approved
Approval has been received for the title transfers of exploration permit WA-359-P, which contains the giant Ironbark gas prospect, to new joint venture partners BP Developments Australia, Beach Energy and New Zealand Oil & Gas.
23 May 19US: 88 Energy announces Alaska projects update
88 Energy has provided an update on its oil and gas operations at the Company's Project Icewine, Yukon Leases and Western Blocks, on the North Slope of Alaska.
23 May 19Australia: Jadestone Energy announces first production from the Stag 49H infill well
Jadestone Energy, an independent oil and gas production company focused on the Asia Pacific region, has announced that the Stag 49H infill well is in production at a rate of 1,400 bopd.
23 May 19BW Offshore plans to list BW Energy on Oslo Stock Exchange
BW Offshore plans to establish BW Energy as a separate E&P company and will invite external investors into the company to finance development of the recently acquired Maromba field offshore Brazil and value-enhancing investments at the Dussafu Marin Permit offshore Gabon.
23 May 19Namibia: Calima Energy sells stake in Namibia PEL 90 to Tullow Oil
Calima Energy has entered into an agreement to sell its interest in the Namibia PEL 90 licence (Block 2813B) to Tullow Oil for up to USD 12 million, including success bonuses.