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G. Alan Petzet Exploration Editor The Paradox basin is alive with exploratory drilling , with operators busy not only in Southeast Utah but the lightly drilled northeastern area of Southwest Colorado. New drilling
completions jumped 99% from their level in 2007's second quarter, API said. "The year-to-year increase in exploratory drilling demonstrates the industry's resolve to explore for and find the oil and natural gas to keep our nation going
A substantial increase in exploratory drilling in Indonesia during the next 3 years will result from ..... increase from 120 this year to a peak of about 190 in 1993. Exploratory drilling fell from 217 wells in 1985 to 82 in 1987 because of the
Madalena Ventures Inc., Calgary, said drilling is to start shortly on three exploratory wells in Argentina’s Neuquen basin.
Niko Resources Ltd., Calgary, has moved the Hercules 208 jackup to the Ratnadewi-1 prospect from Candralila-1 on the Lhokseumawe block in Indonesia.
Naftna Industrija Srbije JSC, the Serbian oil and gas company owned 56% by JSC Gazprom Neft, will drill three exploratory wells in the shallow Algyo play in Hungary’s Mako trough on lands held by Falcon Oil & Gas Ltd., Toronto.
Gran Tierra Energy Inc., Calgary, has spudded the Kanatari-1 exploratory well on 2.3 million acre Block 128 along the crest of the Iquitos arch in northeastern Peru.
Repsol SA has agreed subject to regulatory approvals to take a 44% working interest in and become operator of License 0010 offshore northwestern Namibia, said Tower Resources PLC.
remained stagnant, and goals set in the late 1970s have not been met. Current plans call for major increases in exploratory drilling , growth in capital investment in the petroleum sector, and development of at least two offshore fields. To achieve
The number of exploratory wells in the Philippines should reach double figures this year for the first time since 1982. Ten wells are scheduled for 1991--eight offshore and two onshore--says County Natwest Woodmac, Edinburgh. Much of the drilling will be in deep water north and west of Palawan ...