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China National Offshore Oil Corporation reported an oil discovery in the South China Sea. Exploration well #1-LN20-2 is in the Liuhua 20-2 structure on Northern Slope Belt of Baiyun Sag in the Pearl River Mouth Basin. Area water depth is…

China National Petroleum Co. announced a new oil discovery in Niger's Bilma Block northeast of Agadem Field. The Bilma discovery has been estimated by the Beijing-based company at approximately 43 MMbbl. According to the Niger Ministry of…

Beijing-based China National Offshore Oil Corporation has reported that deepwater discovery #17-2 Lingshui 17-2 in the northern South China Sea has been certified to have more than 3.53 Tcf in proven gas reserves. The 3,510 m well is in the…

A Bohai Bay gas discovery was announced by China National Offshore Oil Corporation at exploration well #22-1-2 Bozhong. The venture was drilled in the southern slope of the Bozhong Sag in south-central Bohai in about 25 m of water. The Block 22-2…

Testing at the offshore Republic of Congo Elephant discovery has confirmed its commerciality. Three drillstem tests were performed and results indicate excellent reservoir properties of the sand channels as well as some of the fluid…

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China National Petroleum Corp. (CNPC) aims to more than double natural gas output at its Southwest gas field in Sichuan province to 50…

The Mero 2 FPSO will have a liquid treatment capacity of 180,000 barrels per day and is expected to start by 2022.