OGJ ED&P - Mar 12th, 2024
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March 12, 2024
Talos Energy has let a 5-year joint framework agreement to Helix Energy Solutions for decommissioning work in the US Gulf of Mexico.
Suncor Energy Inc., Calgary, and Fort McKay First Nation signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on a prospective oil sands lease development opportunity on Fort McKay reserve lands in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo and respectively Fort McKay First Nation Traditional Territory.
Chevron will acquire interest in the AREA OFF-1 block, offshore Uruguay, from Challenger Energy and its subsidiary CEG Uruguay SA.
bp has let a 2-year contract extension to Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. for use of the Ocean BlackHornet drillship.
The acquisition and integration of Earthstone is paying dividends faster than expected.

Attorneys Johnson and Johnson, representing a landowner group in Western Columbiana County, Ohio, have 4,000 blocked-up acres in the Point Pleasant Shale oil window now available.  Wells I.P. at 600-800 BPD.  For information contact Attorney Nils Johnson.

Eni SPA discovered hydrocarbons in exploration well Murene 1X (Calao) offshore the Ivory Coast.
CNOOC Ltd. said it has discovered a major field estimated to contain over 100 million tons of oil equivalent (about 684 MMboe).
BW Energy Ltd. started production from the DHBSM-1H well in Hibiscus South field on the Dussafu License offshore Gabon.
Petroecuador will begin an exploration campaign in Block 31 within the Yasuní National Park. The aim is to offset the potential production decline following the abandonment of Block 43-ITT.
EQT Corp. elected in late February to cut gross production by about 1 bcfd and will maintain the curtailment through March.
Equinor ASA began seismic exploration this week in the southern Argentine Sea, off the coast of the Patagonian province of Tierra del Fuego.
TotalEnergies EP South Africa BV and QatarEnergy International E&P LLC signed an agreement to acquire participating interests in Block 3B/4B, offshore South Africa.
Masirah Oil Ltd. (MOL) let a contract to Northern Offshore Ltd. for the Energy Emerger jack-up drilling rig for a multi-well program in offshore Yumna field, Block 50, Oman.
Perenco UK has started natural gas production from its C06 well, a near-field discovery within the Ravenspurn South area of the Southern North Sea.
Invictus Energy Ltd. confirmed a gas-condensate discovery at Mukuyu in license SG 4571, Cabora Bassa basin, Zimbabwe.
Gazprom International Ltd. ILLC began a competitive process to sell its North Sea assets. The company has placed a call for bids on Gazprombank's e-trading platform.
APA and partners CEPSA and Petronas have returned part of Block 53 offshore Suriname to state oil firm Staatsolie.
Energean PLC produced first gas at Karish North, offshore Israel, on Feb. 22, 2024.
Wintershall Dea and partners are evaluating potential development options following a completed appraisal of a gas-condensate discovery in the Norwegian Sea.
Chevron Corp. and Hess Corp. have been in discussions with ExxonMobil Corp. and China National Offshore Oil Corp. regarding a right of first refusal provision in the joint operating agreement for the Stabroek block offshore Guyana.
A Perenco Cameroon subsidiary has started a five-well development drilling campaign on Kita Eden field offshore Cameroon.

Readers will learn to incorporate research in estimating reserves, evaluating the performance of fractured wells, processing gas, and material balance analysis; learn to evaluate future performance of gas reservoirs; learn to improve the performance of gas wells; and more. Included are a number of field cases, case studies, and problem-solving examples to make Natural Gas Production Engineering a practical and real-world guide for engineers.