OGJ ED&P - Jan 23rd, 2024
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January 23, 2024
APA Corp. has agreed to acquire Callon Petroleum in a $4.5-billion deal expected to add scale and short-cycle opportunities in the Permian basin and increase the company’s oil mix.
bp PLC started production at its Argos semi-submersible offshore platform in 4,500 ft of water about 190 miles south of New Orleans in deepwater US Gulf of Mexico.
bp PLC has let a subsea contract to TechnipFMC for work on the Argos Southwest Extension project in Mad Dog field in the US Gulf of Mexico.
Talos Energy has agreed to acquire QuarterNorth Energy for $1.29 billion.
W&T Offshore Inc. completed the acquisition of six fields in shallow waters of the Gulf of Mexico for $72 million.
Vår Energi ASA will plug wells targeting the Hubert and Magellan prospects in North Sea production license PL 917 after no producible reservoir was observed.
Equinor Energy AS has plugged a well that was drilled on behalf of Aker BP, operator of production license 272 B in the North Sea after an oil discovery was deemed not profitable at current price assumptions.
Navitas Petroleum LP, operator of the Falkland Islands Sea Lion project in the North Falkland basin, has revised its plan for development based on an updated independent resource report, partner Rockhopper Exploration PLC said in a release Mar. 24.
TotalEnergies let contract to Vallourec for supply of casing, tubing, and associated accessories for the Gas Growth Integrated Project in Iraq.
Molecular Energies has spudded the Tapir x-1 exploration well in the Pirity Concession in Chaco, Paraguay.
Shell UK Ltd. will develop Victory gas field in the British North Sea about 47 km northwest of the Shetland Islands.
Cairn Oil & Gas submitted a field development plan to initially produce more than 2,000 boe/d from its Jaya gas and condensate discovery.
BlueNord has taken FID to drill the Harald East Middle Jurassic well near the Norwegian border.
Vår Energi ASA has been granted a permit by the Norwegian Offshore Directorate for drilling in the North Sea.
Prairie Operating agreed to acquire the DJ basin assets of Nickel Road Operating for $94.5 million.
Petrolera Aconcagua Energía SA has begun drilling its first 100%-owned well in the Confluencia Sur area in western Argentina.
Equinor Energy will plug exploration well 30/4-4 in the North Sea. The well is dry.
ExxonMobil contractor Modec signed Jumbo Offshore Installation Contractors for pre-installation of the mooring spread of the Errea Wittu FPSO to be sited offshore Guyana.
Beacon Offshore Energy LLC subsidiaries have taken final investment decision to develop the Winterfell discovery in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico.

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