Crude oil production from horizontal wells increased at a higher rate year-to-year during the second quarter than for horizontal wells producing natural gas in the Buckeye State, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) reported on Sept. 3.
The start-up of Johan Sverdrup oil field in the Norwegian North Sea has been approved by the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate. Equinor plans start up this fall for Phase 1 development. Construction Phase 2 is expected to start in fourth-quarter 2022.
The Lisa Destiny, Guyana’s first oil production vessel, has arrived at the ExxonMobil Corp.-operated Stabroek block, partner Hess Corp. reported. The floating production, storage, and offloading vessel arrived following a 42-day journey from Singapore.