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Statoil Awarded Highest Number Of Licences Since 2005

SOURCE: Statoil | 19 January 2016

In the Awards in Predefined Areas (APA) round 2015, Statoil has been awarded interest in 24 licences on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS), 13 of those as operator and 11 as partner.

Woodside Discovers Gas Offshore Myanmar

SOURCE: Woodside | 04 January 2016

​Woodside advises that the Shwe Yee Htun-1 exploration well in Block A-6 in the Rakhine Basin, located in the western offshore area of Myanmar, has intersected a gross gas column of approximately 129 m. Approximately 15 m of net gas pay is interpreted within the primary target interval.

Woodside Discovers Gas Offshore Myanmar.

SOURCE: Woodside | 04 January 2016

​Woodside advises that the Shwe Yee Htun-1 exploration well in Block A-6 in the Rakhine Basin, located in the western offshore area of Myanmar, has intersected a gross gas column of approximately 129 m. Approximately 15 m of net gas pay is interpreted within the primary target interval.

Rosneft, Oil India And Indian Oil Corporation Signed A Memorandum Of Understanding For Cooperation Onshore The Russian Federation

SOURCE: Rosneft | 26 December 2015

Rosneft, Oil India Limited and Indian Oil Corporation Limited signed a Memorandum of Understanding for cooperation for geologic survey, exploration and production of hydrocarbons onshore the Russian Federation.

Rosneft And ONGC Confirmed Successful Cooperation

SOURCE: Rosneft | 25 December 2015

Rosneft and ONGC Videsh Limited signed an Agreement of Confirmation of successful completion of the first stage pre-completion actions in relation to the creation of a joint venture in JSC “Vankorneft”.

Tests Confirm High Productivity In The Carcará Pre-Salt

SOURCE: Petrobras | 22 December 2015

Two formation tests have been completed on the 3-SPS-105 well, confirming the high productivity of the pre-salt carbonate reservoirs.

New Well Confirms Deep Water Oil Find In Potiguar Basin's Pitu Area

SOURCE: Petrobras News Agency | 18 November 2015

An extension well has confirmed the presence of oil in the Pitu area. The discovery of this accumulation in the deep waters of the Potiguar Basin was first announced on December 17, 2013.

Eni Makes A New Discovery Offshore Congo

SOURCE: Eni | 05 November 2015

Eni made a new discovery of gas and condensates offshore Congo, in the exploration prospect of Nkala Marine, located in Marine XII block, about 20 kilometers from the coast and 3 kilometers from the Nene Marine field, already in production.

Lundin Petroleum Update On Neiden Exploration Well, Barents Sea South

SOURCE: Lundin Petroleum | 05 November 2015

Lundin Petroleum AB (Lundin Petroleum) announces that its wholly owned subsidiary Lundin Norway AS (Lundin Norway) has successfully drilled a section of the exploration well 7220/6-2 on the Neiden prospect in PL609.

Eni, Together With Statoil, Sasol And ENH, Have Been Awarded A New Exploration Block In The Offshore Of Mozambique

SOURCE: Eni | 30 October 2015

Eni, together with Statoil, Sasol and ENH, have been awarded, following the 5th Competitive Mozambique Bid Round, the exploration and development rights of the offshore block A5-A, in the area of Mozambique named Angoche, about 1,500 kilometers northeast of the capital city Maputo.