27 Jan 20Guyana: ExxonMobil announces oil discovery offshore Guyana at Uaru
ExxonMobil has increased its estimated recoverable resource base in Guyana to more than 8 billion oil-equivalent barrels and made a further oil discovery northeast of the producing Liza field at the Uaru exploration well, the 16th discovery on the Stabroek Block.
27 Jan 20SeaBird announces update on contract schedule
SeaBird has received a letter of award for provision of source services for two OBN surveys to be carried out in West Africa, with an expected total duration of about 80 days. SeaBird will use the Eagle Explorer for both surveys.
27 Jan 20UAE: Eni announces gas and condensate discovery in the UAE
Eni has announced a gas and condensate discovery in the Mahani exploration prospect located onshore in the Area B Concession of Sharjah (UAE), which was awarded to Eni in the first International Competitive Exploration Licensing Round conducted by the Petroleum Council of Sharjah.
27 Jan 20Trinidad: Columbus Energy announces first injection of CO2 in the Trinity Inniss field
Columbus Energy has announced the first injection of CO2 in the Trinity Inniss field, onshore Trinidad. The CO2 project is an important enhanced oil recovery project for both the Company and Trinidad.
27 Jan 20Georgia: Block Energy provides update on operations at the West Rustavi field
Block Energy, the exploration and production company focused on the Republic of Georgia, has provided an update on operations at its West Rustavi field. Multi-rate production testing is underway at well WR-38Z where peak production rates have exceeded 300 bopd and 1.5 MMCF/d of gas.
27 Jan 20Mexico: BHP awards DORIS the engineering of Trion SURF and export package
BHP Petroleum has contracted DORIS for the execution of Engineer Services for the SURF and Export Pipeline scopes of work of the Trion Project located in the Mexican Sector of the Gulf of Mexico.
27 Jan 20Argentina: President Energy announces new Argentina independently certified reserves report
President Energy has announced its new independently certified hydrocarbon reserves report on its assets in Argentina.
27 Jan 20UK: Jersey Oil and Gas acquires Equinor's interest in the Verbier oil discovery
AIM-listed Jersey Oil & Gas has entered into a conditional Sale and Purchase Agreement to acquire operatorship of, and an additional 70 percent working interest in Licence P2170 (Blocks 20/5b and 21/1d) from Equinor. The Licence contains the Verbier Upper Jurassic (J62-J64) reservoir oil discovery.
27 Jan 20Nigeria: LEKOIL announces update on Otakikpo operations
LEKOIL has announced, on behalf of the Otakikpo JV, an operational update on Otakikpo Marginal Field in OML 11. The Otakikpo JV, on 25 January 2020, completed the first crude oil lifting of this year by the nominated offtaker, Shell Western Supply and Trading.
27 Jan 20Russia: Volga Gas announces preliminary results of reservoir study on the Vostochny Makarovskoye and Dobrinskoye fields
Volga Gas, the oil and gas exploration and production group operating in the Volga Region of Russia, has provided an update on the preliminary reserves estimates in its Vostochny Makarovskoye ('VM') and Dobrinskoye fields.
27 Jan 20Lundin Petroleum launches Decarbonisation Strategy targeting carbon neutrality by 2030 and proposed name change to Lundin Energy
Lundin Petroleum has announced the launch of its Decarbonisation Strategy, which targets carbon neutrality by 2030. In relation to this, and to better reflect the business today and the clear actions and targets towards a lower carbon future, the Board is proposing to change the name of the Company to Lundin Energy.
26 Jan 20Iran’s Petropars developing South Pars gas field after withdrawal of foreign companies
Iran’s Petropars will develop phase 11 of South Pars, the world’s largest gas field, after the withdrawal of French oil major Total and the China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC), Iran’s oil minister was quoted as saying.
26 Jan 20Netherlands: Stork JV awarded engineering services contract for Neptune Energy's Dutch assets in the North Sea
Fluor Corporation has announced that Neptune Energy awarded a four-year framework agreement to its Stork Worley Integrated Solutions joint venture for engineering, procurement, construction, installation and commissioning, and decommissioning services for a brownfield modification for Neptune Energy's Dutch assets in the North Sea.