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US, Canada maintain slower drilling pace through 2013

Jul 1, 2013

Operators backed away further from gas drilling in Canada and parts of the US in the first half of 2013 compared with the first half of 2012.

Slower drilling pace likely in US, Canada during 2013

Jan 7, 2013

The year 2013 could be a lackluster period for overall well completions in the US and Canada with declines possible if not likely in both countries.

Strong drilling year seen in 2012 in US, Canada

Jan 9, 2012

Drilling activity should remain strong in the US and Canada in 2012 after substantial year-to-year gains in 2011.

Wintershall hikes estimates of recoverable resources for Maria field

Dec 18, 2014

Wintershall Holding GMBH reported higher recoverable resource estimates for the Maria field in the Norwegian Sea. The revised estimate is 180 million boe, an increase of 40 million boe.

Moody’s: Mid-term elections dim federal fracing regulation prospects

Dec 18, 2014

Results of 2014’s congressional elections have reduced the prospect of the federal government enacting its own hydraulic fracturing regulations, Moody’s said in a Dec. 17 report. It noted that Republicans, who generally have taken the position that state regulations are sufficient, will assume control of the US Senate in addition to the House in January.

ExxonMobil begins Bass Strait drilling campaign

Dec 18, 2014

The ExxonMobil Corp.-operated joint venture with BHP Billiton Ltd. and Santos Ltd. has begun a $335 million (Aus.) offshore drilling campaign in Bass Strait encompassing five Turrum field wells to bolster the $4.5-billion Kipper-Tuna-Turrum development project that came on stream in November 2013.

MEG Energy cuts capital spending for 2015 to $305 million (Can.) from $1.2 billion

Dec 18, 2014

MEG Energy Corp., Calgary, is reducing its 2015 capital spending plans to $305 million (Can.) from the original budget of $1.2 billion.

US, Canada maintain slower drilling pace through 2013

Jul 1, 2013

Operators backed away further from gas drilling in Canada and parts of the US in the first half of 2013 compared with the first half of 2012.

Slower drilling pace likely in US, Canada during 2013

Jan 7, 2013

The year 2013 could be a lackluster period for overall well completions in the US and Canada with declines possible if not likely in both countries.

Strong drilling year seen in 2012 in US, Canada

Jan 9, 2012

Drilling activity should remain strong in the US and Canada in 2012 after substantial year-to-year gains in 2011.

Wintershall hikes estimates of recoverable resources for Maria field

Dec 18, 2014

Wintershall Holding GMBH reported higher recoverable resource estimates for the Maria field in the Norwegian Sea. The revised estimate is 180 million boe, an increase of 40 million boe.

Moody’s: Mid-term elections dim federal fracing regulation prospects

Dec 18, 2014

Results of 2014’s congressional elections have reduced the prospect of the federal government enacting its own hydraulic fracturing regulations, Moody’s said in a Dec. 17 report. It noted that Republicans, who generally have taken the position that state regulations are sufficient, will assume control of the US Senate in addition to the House in January.

ExxonMobil begins Bass Strait drilling campaign

Dec 18, 2014

The ExxonMobil Corp.-operated joint venture with BHP Billiton Ltd. and Santos Ltd. has begun a $335 million (Aus.) offshore drilling campaign in Bass Strait encompassing five Turrum field wells to bolster the $4.5-billion Kipper-Tuna-Turrum development project that came on stream in November 2013.

MEG Energy cuts capital spending for 2015 to $305 million (Can.) from $1.2 billion

Dec 18, 2014

MEG Energy Corp., Calgary, is reducing its 2015 capital spending plans to $305 million (Can.) from the original budget of $1.2 billion.

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