OGJ ED&P - Aug 22nd, 2023
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August 22, 2023
An Equinor Energy AS subsidiary signed a contract with SFL Corp. Ltd. for the harsh environment semi-submersible drilling rig Hercules for work offshore Canada.
Hess Corp. is using four Nabors all-electric drilling rigs in the Bakken.
Eco Guyana Oil and Gas has agreed to acquire a 60% operated interest in Orinduik block, offshore Guyana, through acquisition of Tullow Guyana BV.
Talos Energy Inc., Houston, will send oil and gas from the Sunspear discovery to its recently acquired Prince platform, adding production to its US Gulf of Mexico operations with first oil expected in 18-24 months.
Trinity Exploration & Production PLC is preparing for a production test after finding significant hydrocarbons at high reservoir pressure in the Jacobin well sidetrack onshore Trinidad.
Beacon Energy PLC will bring the Schwarzbach-2(2.) well into production next month after well testing and cleanup. The well is in Erfelden field in the Schwarzbach license in the German state of Hessen.
Ecopetrol SA will drill the Orca Norte-1 delimiting well to verify hydrocarbons in an early discovery in Orca-1 on Tayrona block at Guajira basin in the deepwater Caribbean Sea.
DNO ASA restarted production from Tawke field in Kurdistan following a 4-month shut-in triggered by the closure of the Iraq-Turkey Pipeline export route.
Petróleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras) began recovery of mature assets offshore Brazil with the start of production from the Anita Garibaldi floating production, storage, and offloading (FPSO) vessel.
IPR Energy Group (IPR) discovered hydrocarbons in the Alamein 48-K well in the Alamein-Yidma concession in Egypt’s western desert.
bp has let a contract to drilling waste management specialist TWMA for large-scale oil and gas projects in Egypt.

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Ecopetrol SA discovered hydrocarbons in the Alqamari-2 exploration well in Orito, Putumayo, Colombia.
Equinor Energy AS has been granted a permit by the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) to drill in North Sea production license 043 FS.
OMV (Norge) AS has spud Velocette exploration well 6607/3-1 S in production license (PL) 1016 in the northern Norwegian Sea, according to an August 8 release by partner Longboat Energy PLC.
Equinor Energy AS and Snøhvit partners received approval from the Norwegian government to proceed with the Snøhvit Future project.