Emerging Plays

Reservoir Evaluation , Field Development , Emerging Plays

Hess: Guyana Continues To Get ‘Bigger And Better’

The resources estimate for the Stabroek Block has increased to more than 6 billion barrels of oil equivalent.

July 31, 2019

Exploration & Production , Field Development , Emerging Plays , Shale Plays

International Highlights

Check out the latest activity highlights from around the world. 

July 1, 2019

Emerging Plays

Algeria Discovers New Gas Field In Southwest

Algeria has made an important gas discovery in the southwest province of Tindouf, Energy Minister Mohamed Arkab said on Monday.

May 27, 2019

Emerging Plays

Oil Discoveries Put Guyana On Path To Transformation

The country aims to manage its burgeoning oil sector responsibly, while attracting further investment and funding needed for infrastructure projects and services.

February 27, 2019

Emerging Plays , Discoveries

Total’s South Africa Discovery Could Hold 1 Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent

The Brulpadda well encountered 57 m of net gas condensate in Lower Cretaceous reservoirs. The well was extended to a final depth of 3,633 m and has also been successful.

February 7, 2019

Emerging Plays , Unconventional

E&P Momentum: ‘Power’ Play In The Western Anadarko Basin

The old is new once again in the western Anadarko Basin, as private independents revive the slumbering province.

January 28, 2019

Emerging Plays , Field Development

Hess Shares Insight On Guyana Oil Discoveries, Plans

More exploration drilling, appraisal work and seismic acquisition are ahead for the Stabroek Block as the company looks to start activity in Block 59 offshore Suriname.

December 20, 2018

Emerging Plays

Tullow Oil Eyes Next Hot Spot, Gears Up For Guyana Probe

Tullow positions itself offshore Comoros, a potential future oil and gas hot spot, as it prepares to drill offshore Guyana next year.

December 11, 2018

Unconventional , Emerging Plays

Argentina Reveals $2.3 Billion Joint Shale Oil Project With Petronas

Argentina’s state-controlled energy company YPF and Malaysia’s Petronas are forming a joint venture to invest $2.3 billion over the next four years in the country’s Vaca Muerta shale oil fields, the president’s office announced on Dec. 4.

December 5, 2018

Tankers , Emerging Plays , Unconventional , Crude Oil , Joint Ventures , Pipelines

Rising US Crude Output Sparks Race To Build Export Terminals

A high-stakes competition is emerging among energy exporters proposing multi-million-dollar crude terminals along the U.S. Gulf Coast to handle a gusher of shale oil coming from West Texas oilfields.

October 31, 2018