Chile: GeoPark to explore areas on trend with Fell block

By OGJ editors

Chile’s state ENAP has chosen GeoPark Holdings Ltd. as its partner to explore three oil and gas blocks on Tierra del Fuego.

GeoPark has been awarded 50% participation in the Campanario and Flamenco blocks and a 60% stake in the Isla Norte block.

GeoPark will operate the three blocks and carry ENAP during the initial exploration period. ENAP and GeoPark have jointly requested from the Chilean government a special petroleum operations contract with respect to each of the blocks.

GeoPark had proposed to invest at least $101 million over 3 years and execute an aggressive exploration and development program on the blocks, which total 414,400 acres and are geologically contiguous with the Fell block, where GeoPark has successfully built a production and reserve base.

Related Articles

Kansas-Missouri heavy oil area draws new operator

03/26/2014 Worthington Energy Inc., San Francisco, said it will attempt to recover heavy oil on the Barr Cattle Co. lease near Chetopa in southeastern Kansas.

Myanmar awards exploration blocks

03/26/2014 Myanmar’s energy minister has announced winners for 20 of the 30 offshore blocks that have been available since its auction launch in April 2013.

Financial questions seen for US shale gas, tight-oil plays

03/25/2014 Financial problems of operators in US shale gas and tight oil plays might hold production growth below current expectations, according to the autho...

BOEM: Firms bid $850 million in high bids in central gulf lease sale

03/24/2014 The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management reported that its central Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 231 received 380 bids from 50 companies on 326 blocks,...

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