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Exploration Development 2013 P6

  • Mon Sep 16 10:09:00 CDT 2013 -- Indonesia: West Papua Klalin field gets further development
    Units of RH Petrogas Ltd., Singapore, expects to place on production soon its Klalin-14 development well on the Kepala Burung PSC in the Sorong area of West Papua, Indonesia.
  • Fri Sep 13 10:05:00 CDT 2013 -- Flow test confirms Italy Po Valley gas discovery
    The Gradizza-1 gas discovery well on the La Prospera permit in Italy’s Po basin has flowed gas at rates of 175-250 Mcfd, which one participant said affirms the viability of a number of analogous drillable prospects on the adjacent Ponte del Diavolo permit.
  • Wed Sep 11 13:12:00 CDT 2013 -- Noble Energy makes deepwater gulf gas discovery
    A group led by Noble Energy Inc. reported making a natural gas discovery with its Troubadour prospect in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico.
  • Tue Sep 10 10:09:00 CDT 2013 -- Uzbekistan: Chegara oil production enhancements approved
    Uzbekistan has issued presidential approvals for the production enhancement contract for the Chegara group of oil fields in southern Uzbekistan, said Tethys Petroleum Ltd.
  • Mon Sep 09 16:45:00 CDT 2013 -- South Africa: BHP unit acquires full interest in Block 3B/4B
    An affiliate of BHP Billiton Petroleum Great Britain Ltd. has agreed to acquire the 10% carried interest held by Global Energy Holdings LLC, Denver, in Block 3B/4B in the Orange basin offshore western South Africa.
  • Fri Sep 06 12:48:00 CDT 2013 -- Results released for exploratory well in Kazakh sector of Caspian
    The first exploratory well in the Zhambyl structure of the Kazakh sector of the Caspian Sea flowed oil and gas from the Middle Jurassic, two partners reported.
  • Fri Sep 06 09:56:00 CDT 2013 -- OMV announces oil discovery in the Barents Sea
    OMV (Norge) AS has made the Barents Sea’s northernmost oil discovery, on the undrilled Hoop high offshore Norway with an estimated 60-160 million bbl of recoverable oil and 10-40 bcf of recoverable gas.
  • Thu Sep 05 17:02:00 CDT 2013 -- Vietnam: Song Hong basin exploratory well to spud
    A group led by Eni SPA plans to spud the Ca Ngu exploratory prospect in mid-September on Block 120 in the Song Hong basin offshore Vietnam.
  • Fri Aug 30 09:14:00 CDT 2013 -- Madagascar: OMV takes farmout from Niko Resources
    A unit of OMV AG has signed a definitive farmout agreement to earn a 40% interest from Niko Resources Ltd., Calgary, in the Grand Prix PSC in Madagascar.
  • Wed Sep 04 13:22:00 CDT 2013 -- Kazakhstan: Condor expands Zharkamys Territory
    Condor Petroleum Inc., Calgary, said Kazakhstan has expanded the size of the company’s Zharkamys West 1 Territory in the North Caspian basin by 43% or 278,000 acres to a total area of 923,000 acres.

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