E&P Highlights: May 20, 2024

Here’s a roundup of the latest E&P headlines, including development of the Belinda Field in the North Sea to new contract awards and service company acquisitions. 

Empire Petroleum’s Williston Drilling Program Identifies New Zones

Empire Petroleum provided updates on its Williston Basin development drilling program in its first quarter 2024 earnings results.

E&P Highlights: May 13, 2024

Here’s a roundup of the latest E&P headlines, with a couple fields coming online, as well as new contract awards.

Chevron, Total’s Anchor Up and (Almost) Running

During the Offshore Technology Conference 2024, project managers for Chevron’s Anchor Deepwater Project discussed the progress the project has made on its journey to reach first oil by mid-2024.

Santos’ Pikka Phase 1 in Alaska to Deliver First Oil by 2026

Australia's Santos expects first oil to flow from the 80,000 bbl/d Pikka Phase 1 project in Alaska by 2026, diversifying Santos' portfolio and reducing geographic concentration risk.

Vår Energi Hits Oil with Ringhorne North

Vår Energi’s North Sea discovery de-risks drilling prospects in the area and could be tied back to Balder area infrastructure.

E&P Highlights: April 15, 2024

Here’s a roundup of the latest E&P headlines, including an ultra-deepwater discovery and new contract awards.

TGS Commences Multiclient 3D Seismic Project Offshore Malaysia

TGS said the Ramform Sovereign survey vessel was dispatched to the Penyu Basin in March.

Less Heisenberg Uncertainty with Appraisal Wells

Equinor proves Heisenberg in the North Sea holds 25 MMboe to 56 MMboe, and studies are underway for a potential fast-track tieback development.

CNOOC Makes 100 MMton Oilfield Discovery in Bohai Sea

CNOOC said the Qinhuangdao 27-3 oilfield has been tested to produce approximately 742 bbl/d of oil from a single well.