Emerging Plays , Discoveries

New Discovery Boosts Tieback Potential Near Gjøa in Norwegian North Sea

Neptune and its partners will consider developing the 35/6-3 S Ofelia well as a tieback to the Gjøa platform, located in the Norwegian North Sea, after a recent discovery.

August 26, 2022

Discoveries , Deepwater

APA Corp. Reveals Mixed Bag of Exploration Results Offshore Suriname

APA Corp. reported a mixed bag of results from two exploration wells offshore Suriname where the Houston-based company and its foreign partners are looking to replicate the success seen across the maritime border in Guyana.

August 23, 2022


Eni, TotalEnergies Make Significant Gas Discovery Offshore Cyprus

Operated by Eni, the Cronos-1 well encountered an important gas column in a carbonate reservoir sequence of properties ranging from fair to excellent, according to a company press release.

August 22, 2022

Field Development , Discoveries

Analyst: Chinese Liquids Production to Decline Within a Decade

Much of Chinese production comes from mature fields, where infill drilling is the name of the game to keep output flat.

August 16, 2022

Discoveries , Deepwater

Ecopetrol, Petrobras Report Deepwater Gas Find Offshore Colombia

The deepwater gas discovery reported by Ecopetrol and Petrobras offshore Colombia confirms the importance of the Caribbean region and increases the possibility for developing a new E&P frontier off northern South America.

July 29, 2022

Field Development , Discoveries , Deepwater

Exxon Mobil, Hess Accelerate Stabroek Development with Two New Discoveries

Partners Exxon Mobil and Hess reported two new discoveries offshore Guyana at the Seabob-1 and Kiru-Kiru-1 wells, adding to the discovered recoverable resource estimate for the prolific Stabroek Block.

July 26, 2022

Field Development , Discoveries

Eni, Sonatrach Unveil Several Discoveries in Algeria Desert

Eni said the Rhourde Oulad Djemaa Ouest-1 discovery is part of the new exploration campaign which will include the drilling of five wells in the Berkine North onshore basin in Algera.

July 25, 2022


Petrobras, BP Confirm ‘Good’ Productivity at Wildcat Well

Petrobras’ recent drillstem test yielded positive results due to the company’s application of real-time data to enable quick decision-making, Brazil’ state-owned company said in a statement.

July 12, 2022


Algerian Gas Discovery Boosts Reserves, Sonatrach Says

A new discovery in the Hassi Rmel gas field in Algeria will grow the country's already increasing role as a key gas supplier for Italy, Spain and other southern European countries, according to Sonatrach.

June 28, 2022

Field Development , Discoveries

New Discoveries May Tie Back to Johan Castberg FPSO

Production to Johan Castberg FPSO set to begin in 2024; newer finds could be added later to keep the unit at capacity.

June 10, 2022