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Exploration Development 2012 P10

  • Mon Feb 13 09:42:00 CST 2012 -- Uganda: Tower spuds Rhino Camp basin wildcat
    Tower Resources PLC said its Neptune Petroleum (Uganda) Ltd. subsidiary has spudded the Mvule-1 exploratory well on the EA5 block in Uganda just south of the border with South Sudan.
  • Mon Feb 13 12:06:00 CST 2012 -- Denmark: Noreco spuds North Sea Luna wildcat
    Norwegian Energy Co., Stavanger, said it has spudded the Luna-1x exploratory well in License 1/11 in the North Sea 150 km northwest of Esbjerg, Denmark.
  • Mon Feb 13 13:06:00 CST 2012 -- Zodiac praises Kreyenhagen formation characteristics
    Zodiac Exploration Inc., Calgary, has completed a 10-stage stimulation in the Upper Kreyenhagen formation in its 1-10 horizontal well in Kings County, Calif., followed by a flowback period.
  • Mon Feb 13 14:05:00 CST 2012 -- Oman: Saiwan-Farha January oil output listed
    Test output from the CC Energy Development SAL-operated early production system on Blocks 3 and 4 onshore Oman amounted in January 2012 to 311,457 bbl of oil, said Tethys Oil AB, Stockholm.
  • Mon Feb 13 14:28:00 CST 2012 -- India: Krishna-Godavari shelf appraisal well spuds
    Gujarat State Petroleum Corp. Ltd. has spudded the DDE-A-2 appraisal well in 99 m of water on the KG-OSN-2001/3 block on the Krishna-Godavari basin shelf off India.
  • Mon Feb 13 15:19:00 CST 2012 -- Indonesia: Rough drilling thwarts West Java wildcat
    The operator of the geologically remote Cataka-1 exploratory well on the 2,878 sq km Citarum PSC in Indonesia’s West Java basin has recommended abandonment of the well due to difficult hole conditions.
  • Tue Feb 14 07:32:00 CST 2012 -- San Leon logs more potential gas pays in Poland
    San Leon Energy PLC has cased its Siciny-2 well in Poland’s Southwest Carboniferous basin after logging a previously unseen fourth potential Carboniferous section and a fractured tight gas sandstone.
  • Tue Feb 14 10:55:00 CST 2012 -- China: ROC Oil group developing Bohai Bay blocks
    A group led by ROC Oil Co. Ltd., Sydney, will drill a second appraisal well in 2012 in Bohai Bay offshore China.
  • Tue Feb 14 15:18:00 CST 2012 -- Belize government pans word of oil discovery
    The Belize Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment has refuted the claim of an oil discovery by Treaty Energy Corp., New Orleans, at Treaty’s San Juan-2 exploratory well in southern Belize.
  • Wed Feb 15 07:49:00 CST 2012 -- Tanzania: Ruvuma onshore wildcat has gas shows
    Aminex PLC said it has deepened the Ntorya-1 exploratory well onshore in the Ruvuma basin of Tanzania to a total depth of 2,750 m to test a target identified on seismic.
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