Field Development

Field Development , Shale Plays

PDC Energy Receives Approval of Broe Project in D-J Basin

PDC Energy continues to receive permit approvals to develop wells in Weld County, Colo., as it had its third Oil and Gas Development Plan permit approved in the past year.

June 30, 2022

Field Development , Deepwater

LLOG Exploration Announces First Production from Spruance Field in Deepwater GoM

LLOG Exploration Co. announced the first oil produced from its deepwater Gulf of Mexico Spruance Field, with 16,000 bbl/d of oil, as well as 13 MMcf/d of gas.

June 28, 2022

Field Development , International , Emissions

Environmental Group Seeks to Halt Woodside’s $5.7 Billion Gas Project

The Australian Conservation Foundation commenced proceedings in the Federal Court of Australia against Woodside Energy’s Scarborough gas project due to its projected impact on the Great Barrier Reef.

June 23, 2022

Field Development , Deepwater

Frontera, CGX Energy Eye Wei-1 Exploration Well Offshore Guyana

The joint venture between Canada-based Frontera and CGX Energy eyes potential offshore Guyana in hopes of replicating success seen in the nearby Stabroek block. 

June 17, 2022

Reservoir Evaluation , Field Development , Deepwater

APA’s Rasper Well Finds Water Offshore Suriname

After not finding oil or gas at the Rasper exploration well offshore Suriname in Block 53, Houston-based APA set its sights on the Baja exploration prospect in Block 58.

June 13, 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

Field Development , Shale Plays

PDC Energy Announces Approval of Kenosha Oil and Gas Development Plan

PDC Energy received its second Oil and Gas Development Plan (OGDP) permit approval for its Kenosha OGDP in Weld County, Colo.

June 9, 2022

Field Development , Liquefied Natural Gas , Midstream

Norway’s Hammerfest LNG Plant Resumes Output, Boosting Gas Exports

Europe’s only large-scale LNG plant, the Hammerfest plant in Norway, restarted LNG production following a fire almost two years ago, operator Equinor said on June 2.

June 2, 2022

Field Development

West White Rose to Bloom Again After East Coast Oil Project Revived

Cenovus Energy and its partners are set to restart the West White Rose project off the Atlantic coast of Canada that had been shelved during the COVID-19 pandemic.

June 1, 2022

Field Development , International

Britain Approves Plans for New Shell North Sea Gas Field

Under the new plan, Shell plans to start production from the Jackdaw gas field located in the North Sea in the second half of 2025.

June 1, 2022