Suriname: Tullow takes Inpex Block 31 farmout

A unit of Tullow Oil PLC will take a 30% participating interest in Block 31 on the shelf offshore Suriname from Inpex Corp.'s Teikoku Oil (Suriname) Co. Ltd., subject to approval by Staatsolie.

The frontier block covers 5,560 sq km in 30-90 m of water 90 km north of Paramaribo. Inpex acquired the block in 2007, shot 3D seismic, and drilled an exploratory well in 2008. Another 3D survey is under way, and another wildcat is planned for 2015.

Related Articles

AWE makes gas discovery with Senecio well in Western Australia

09/02/2014 AWE Ltd., Sydney, has made what it is calling a significant gas reservoir discovery below the original target with its Senecio exploration well dri...

Inpex transferring 25% interest in East Malaysia deepwater block to Santos

09/02/2014

Inpex Corp. is transferring 25% interest in a deepwater exploration block in East Malaysia to Santos Ltd.

BOEM answers assertions

09/01/2014

A federal government agency's scientists usually don't feel compelled to more fully explain the basis for their decisions.

Gazprom Neft starts exploratory drilling in Iraq's Kurdistan region

09/01/2014

JSC Gazprom Neft has commenced with exploratory drilling on the Shakal block in the southwest part of Iraq's Kurdistan region.

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