Reservoir Evaluation , Discoveries

Exxon Mobil Grows Guyana Oil Find Estimates To More Than 8 Bboe

The new recoverable resource estimate, which jumped by 2 Bboe, excludes the Uaru discovery.

January 27, 2020

Discoveries , Seismic

Eni Makes Gas, Condensate Discovery In The UAE

Eni has made a gas and condensate discovery in the Mahani exploration prospect located onshore in the Area B Concession of Sharjah (UAE) on Jan. 27, which was awarded to Eni in the first International Competitive Exploration Licensing Round conducted by the Petroleum Council of Sharjah.

January 27, 2020

Reservoir Evaluation , Discoveries

Data Indicate Oil, Gas Find In Alaska For Oil Search Ltd.

Referring to wireline logs and pressure and fluid sample data, the company said the well intersected 60 m (197 ft) of net hydrocarbon pay while targeting the primary objective.

January 22, 2020


ConocoPhillips Hits Oil, Gas In North Sea

Drilled by the Leiv Eirkisson drilling rig about 10 km (6 miles) northwest of the Balder Field, wildcat well 25/7-8 S hit several oil- and gas-bearing intervals, the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate says.

January 14, 2020


Apache, Total Make Significant Oil Discovery Offshore Suriname

Results from the Maka Central discovery prove “significant potential” for the entire 1.4 million acres that comprise Block 58 offshore Suriname, says Apache CEO John Christmann.

January 7, 2020

Exploration & Production , Emerging Plays , Discoveries

International Highlights

Check out the latest E&P highlights from around the world. 

January 6, 2020

Public Capital , Discoveries

Tullow Shares Drop On Doubts Over New Offshore Guyana Well

Tullow Oil said the Carapa well offshore Guyana had struck oil at about 4 m of net pay, which analysts believe is unlikely to be commercially viable.

January 2, 2020


Shell Makes ‘Significant’ Gas, Condensate Find Offshore Australia

The discovery was located within title AC/P64 about 160 km (99 miles) northeast of the Shell-operated Prelude floating LNG facility.

December 23, 2019


Exxon Mobil, Partners Strike Oil Offshore Guyana

The latest discovery was made by the Mako-1 well drilled about 10 km southeast of the Liza Field.

December 23, 2019


DNO Makes Small Oil, Gas Discovery In Norwegian Sea

Preliminary estimates show the discovery west of Heidrun Field to hold between 6.3 million and 12.6 million barrels of recoverable oil equivalents, the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate said.

December 13, 2019