Santos Confirms Oil Discovery Offshore Western Australia

Santos CEO Kevin Gallagher described the Pavo-1 discovery as a “great result” that could add further material value to the project through a potential low-cost tie-back to the proposed Dorado development plan.

March 23, 2022

Field Development , Discoveries

Eni, Sonatrach to Fast-track New Algerian Oil and Gas Discovery

Eni and Sonatrach said that the reservoir in the Zemlet el Arbi concession in the Algerian desert, is estimated to hold about 140 million barrels of crude.

March 21, 2022


TotalEnergies Makes Large Oil Discovery Off Namibia

The discovery was more than 1 billion barrels of oil equivalent, the second major offshore discovery in a month after Shell also announced a significant find, sources say.

February 24, 2022


Houston’s APA, TotalEnergies Make ‘Significant Discovery’ Offshore Suriname

The Krabdagu-1 well follows previous discoveries made by TotalEnergies and APA Corp. in the Guyana - Suriname Basin including Maka, Sapakara, Kwaskwasi and Keskesi.

February 22, 2022


UAE’s Dragon Makes First Oil Discovery in Gulf of Suez

The oil discovery by Dragon Oil in the Gulf of Suez is one of the largest in the area in the past 20 years, the Egyptian petroleum ministry said.

February 15, 2022


Bolivia Heralds Major New Gas Find Amid Production Slump

The discovery will help Bolivia meet its export agreements with neighbors Brazil and Argentina.

February 7, 2022


UAE's ADNOC Announces First Gas Find in Abu Dhabi Offshore Blocks

Interim results from the first exploration well show about 2 trillion standard cubic feet of raw gas in place, ADNOC said.

February 3, 2022

Discoveries , Deepwater

Shell Makes ‘Significant’ Discovery in Closely-watched Well Offshore Namibia

It is unclear if the discoveries offshore Namibia are big enough for Shell to go ahead with the development of the country’s first deepwater field, sources say.

January 25, 2022


International E&P Confirms Significant Oil Discovery in Wyoming

The Wyoming-focused E&P company currently estimates the total reservoir volume of the discovery to be 1.5 billion to 1.9 billion barrels of oil in place.

January 11, 2022


Equinor Makes New Oil Discovery Near North Sea Fram Field

Recent discoveries in the Troll and Fram area show that even mature areas can be revitalized based on new information and modern exploration technology, Equinor said.

January 7, 2022