Jamaica launches 26-block offer, lists terms

The government and Petroleum Corp. of Jamaica, Kingston, launched a licensing round with four onshore and 22 offshore blocks. The round closes July 15, 2005.Offered are the Negril, Santa Cruz, Portland, and Windsor land blocks and 22 blocks offshore totaling 17,790 sq km on land and 127,455 sq km offshore.No oil and gas rights are presently in force in Jamaican territory. PCJ and an alliance led by Jebco Seismic (UK) Ltd., Epsom, Surrey, UK, are promoting the round.Coverage of the land blocks is Portland 4,309 sq km, Negril 2,856 sq km, Windsor 2,446 sq km, and Santa Cruz 1,416 sq km.The smallest offshore blocks are about 2,950 sq km each. Block 22, the largest of the offering, is 26,780 ...

Why Register?

Non-subscribers can only view whitepapers by providing name, home and email address, phone number and other information and comment on/rate articles.

Why Subscribe?

Oil & Gas Journal subscribers with login credentials can access these premium features of OGJ Online:

  • Current Issue – an html version of the current week's issue of Oil & Gas Journal.
  • Past Issues – An Electronic OGJ Archive. A keyword-searchable archive of all issues of Oil & Gas Journal dating back to 1990; also searchable by issue date.
  • Market Journal – a weekly round-up of the oil and gas markets, with observations from leading analysts.
  • Editor's Perspective – a short article of insight and opinion by the Editor of Oil & Gas Journal.
  • OGJ Industry Stats – quick access to current industry statistics from Oil & Gas Journal.
  • OGJ Survey Downloads - quick access to exclusive reports from Oil & Gas Journal.


Subscriber Help or Subscribe

Oil & Gas Journal Subscribers: Have your subscription number (from the mailing label on the cover of your Oil & Gas Journal) and e-mail address ready to set up your online account through Customer Service Assistant.

If you're not an Oil & Gas Journal subscriber, start a subscription and gain access to the subscriber areas of OGJ Online now.

Stay Connected