1999 | 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015

Exploration Development 2009 P18

  • 09/25/2009 -- Guyana
    Tullow Oil PLC started a 2,500 sq km 3D seismic shoot on the 35,200 sq km Guyane Maritime license off Guyana.
  • 09/24/2009 -- Montana’s Elm Coulee to top 200 million bbl
    Elm Coulee field, Montana’s primary Bakken shale oil producing field discovered in 2000, is a giant that is expected to recover more than 200 million bbl.
  • 09/23/2009 -- Oregon
    U.S. Geothermal Inc., Boise, Idaho, launched two development drilling programs at its Neal Hot Springs geothermal project in northern Malheur County, Ore.
  • 09/23/2009 -- Tower Resources reevaluates Iti-1 well data in Uganda
    Tower Resources PLC, London, is encouraged by the geophysical and well data of its Iti-1 wildcat on Uganda’s Block 5, which on reevaluation revealed significant potential to contain oil just above basement between 540-575 m.
  • 09/23/2009 -- Colombia
    New Horizon Energy Inc. has spud Noelia-1, first of two 2009 exploration wells on the La Maye block in Colombia’s Lower Magdalena basin.
  • 09/23/2009 -- Italy
    Consulting engineers gave as best estimate a contingent resource of 104.23 million bbl of oil and 31.49 bcf of gas on the 13.64 sq km Elsa structure in the 127 sq km B.R268.RG permit in the central Adriatic Sea off Italy, said Cygam Energy Inc., Calgary.
  • 09/23/2009 -- Peru
    BPZ Resources Inc., Houston, activated a second rig in Block Z-1 off northwestern Peru to drill the A-14XD well to appraise Tenneco Oil Co.’s 1972 8X-2 oil and gas-condensate discovery.
  • 09/22/2009 -- Algeria
    Petroceltic International PLC reported its third gas-condensate discovery on the Isarene permit in eastern Algeria’s Illizi basin.
  • 09/21/2009 -- Talisman consolidates in Papua New Guniea
    Talisman Energy Inc. has consolidated its foothold in Papua New Guinea by farming into Sydney-based New Guinea Energy Ltd.’s (NGE) onshore western province permits PPL 268 and PPL 269.
  • 09/21/2009 -- Indonesia awards exploration rights for gas, oil blocks
    Indonesia has awarded five oil and natural gas blocks to several companies, aiming to increase oil and gas reserves and to lift dwindling production.
Related Articles

MARKET WATCH: Oil prices end first quarter lower

04/01/2015 Crude oil prices on the New York and London markets each fell by more than $1/bbl on Mar. 31 while traders and analysts monitored US-Iran nuclear t...

Thompson elected as AFPM president

04/01/2015 Chet M. Thompson, a partner in Crowell & Moring LLP’s Washington office, will become the American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers’ next ...

Veresen Midstream completes acquisition of Montney assets

04/01/2015 Veresen Midstream LP has completed its acquisition of certain natural gas gathering and compression assets supporting development in the Montney ar...

Schneider tries to reassure industry about DOI’s regulatory plans

04/01/2015 The US Department of the Interior is committed to developing federal oil and gas resources and wants to engage producers more aggressively to deter...

New DOI record of decision reaffirms 2008 Chukchi Sea lease sale

04/01/2015 The US Department of the Interior issued a record of decision reaffirming US Outer Continental Shelf Lease Sale No. 193 in the Chukchi Sea and rema...

Study finds gas utilities’ methane emissions lower than EPA estimates

04/01/2015 Metering and regulating station upgrades, changes in pipeline materials, better pipeline leak-detection instruments, and regulatory changes helped ...

Maersk starts production from Tyra Southeast-B in Danish North Sea

03/31/2015 Maersk Oil has started oil and gas production from the Tyra Southeast-B unmanned platform, expected to add reserves of 50 million boe over the next...

Eni signs PSCs for two blocks offshore Myanmar

03/31/2015 Eni SPA has signed production-sharing contracts for Blocks MD2 and MD4 offshore Myanmar following participation in the country’s International Bid ...

Apache produces 1 million bbl from wells in Egypt’s Western Desert

03/31/2015 Five producing wells in Egypt’s Western Desert operated by Khalda Petroleum Co., a joint-venture between Apache Corp. and Egyptian General Petroleu...
White Papers

Transforming the Oil and Gas Industry with EPPM

With budgets in the billions, timelines spanning years, and life cycles extending over decades, oil an...
Sponsored by

Asset Decommissioning in Oil & Gas: Transforming Business

Asset intensive organizations like Oil and Gas have their own industry specific challenges when it com...
Sponsored by

Squeezing the Green: How to Cut Petroleum Downstream Costs and Optimize Processing Efficiencies with Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Solutions

As the downstream petroleum industry grapples with change in every sector and at every level, includin...
Sponsored by

7 Steps to Improve Oil & Gas Asset Decommissioning

Global competition and volatile markets are creating a challenging business climate for project based ...
Sponsored by

The impact of aging infrastructure in process manufacturing industries

Process manufacturing companies in the oil and gas, utilities, chemicals and natural resource industri...
Sponsored by

What is System Level Thermo-Fluid Analysis?

This paper will explain some of the fundamentals of System Level Thermo-Fluid Analysis and demonstrate...

Accurate Thermo-Fluid Simulation in Real Time Environments

The crux of any task undertaken in System Level Thermo-Fluid Analysis is striking a balance between ti...

6 ways for Energy, Chemical and Oil and Gas Companies to Avert the Impending Workforce Crisis

As many as half of the skilled workers in energy, chemical and oil & gas industries are quickly he...
Sponsored by
[an error occurred while processing this directive]
Emerson Micro Motion Videos

Careers at TOTAL

Careers at TOTAL - Videos

More than 600 job openings are now online, watch videos and learn more!

 

Click Here to Watch

Other Oil & Gas Industry Jobs

Search More Job Listings >>
Stay Connected