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


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


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


Touchstone Exploration Makes ‘Significant’ Gas Discovery

Drilled to a total depth of 10,039 ft by Well Services Petroleum Ltd. Rig #80 to test a formation south of the Cascadura gas discovery, the well hit a total of about 589 net ft of pay.

October 14, 2020


Gazprom Hits Natural Gas at Kara Sea Offshore Russia

The company said commercial gas inflow was obtained with a flow rate of about 600,000 cubic meters per day.

October 9, 2020


Equinor, Partners Discover Oil, Gas at North Sea Swisher Prospect

Equinor said on Sept. 29 it has found oil and gas at the Swisher prospect, where recoverable resources are estimated to be between 13-28 million barrels of oil equivalent.

September 29, 2020