Laredo Petroleum's Texas two-step to secure a new core position in the Northern Midland Basin while carving out a working interest farm-down in PDP assets puts the company in boot-scootin' prime position.
Jason Pigott, CEO, Laredo Petroleum Inc.
The latest discovery was made by the Mako-1 well drilled about 10 km southeast of the Liza Field.
Oil firms Equinor and Rosneft expect to extract some 250 million barrels of oil and 23 billion cubic meters of gas during the first part of the development of the Severo-Komsomolskoye oilfield in Russia, Equinor said on Dec. 23.
Repsol will still hold a 51% stake in the block after the deal.