Discoveries

Discoveries

Exxon Mobil Calls Latest Discovery Offshore Guyana Not Financially Viable

The Tanager-1 well in the Kaieteur Block offshore Guyana discovered hydrocarbons but it does not appear to be financially viable on its own, a spokesman for the company said Nov. 17.

November 17, 2020

Discoveries

ConocoPhillips Makes ‘Significant’ Gas Discovery in Norwegian Sea

The Warka discovery could potentially be the largest find made on the Norwegian Continental Shelf this year, ConocoPhillips COO Matt Fox says.

November 11, 2020

Exploration & Production , Reservoir Evaluation , Discoveries

EOG Adds 21 Tcf Resource Potential with Austin Chalk, Eagle Ford Gas Play

The Houston-headquartered company said Nov. 5 that the Dorado play has an estimated net resource potential of 21 Tcf in 700 ft of stacked pay.

November 5, 2020

Discoveries

Equinor, BP Strike Oil at Two Prospects Offshore Newfoundland, Canada

The wells were drilled by the Transocean Barents semisubmersible rig this summer in the Flemish Pass Basin.

October 29, 2020

Discoveries

Total Hits Gas Condensate at Luiperd Offshore South Africa

Total said the well encountered 73 m of net gas condensate pay in Lower Cretaceous reservoirs.

October 28, 2020

Discoveries

Neptune Energy Makes Small Oil Discovery Offshore Norway

The discovery is estimated to hold between 0.5 and 3.2 million cubic meters of recoverable oil equivalents, Norway’s Petroleum Directorate said in a statement.

October 28, 2020

Field Development , Discoveries

LLOG Exploration Makes Second Oil Find at Spruance Deepwater Discovery

The oil find continues the privately held E&P company’s drilling success at its Spruance discovery made by LLOG and its partners in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico in mid-2019.

October 26, 2020

Field Development , Discoveries , Deepwater , Shale Plays

E&P Regional Report: South America’s Pending Success to Overshadow Harsh 2020

Upstream activity will fuel the region as a leader on the road to recovery.

October 20, 2020

Reservoir Evaluation , Discoveries

Turkey Lifts Black Sea Gas Field Estimate after New Find

President Tayyip Erdogan said in August the field north of the Turkish coast in the Black Sea contained 320 Bcm of gas, making it Turkey's biggest natural gas discovery.

October 19, 2020

Highlights , Emerging Plays , Discoveries

E&P Plus: October 2020 International Drilling Activity Highlights

Check out the latest oil and gas drilling activity highlights from around the world featured in the October issue of E&P Plus including Apache’s recent discovery offshore Suriname plus additional reservoirs in Guyana’s Stabroek Block.

October 14, 2020