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Chevron wins exploration permit for offshore Western Australia

Chevron has secured the rights to explore an area in offshore Western Australia for six years by paying A$3m ($2.3m) through a cash bid....

Chevron wins exploration permit for offshore Western Australia

Frogtech Geoscience releases hydrocarbon-rich South China Sea study

Australian company Frogtech Geoscience has released a new study of geologically complex region in the South China Sea and Gulf of Thailand....

Frogtech Geoscience releases hydrocarbon-rich South China Sea study

CGG performs airborne gravity gradiometry survey in Bahrain

Integrated geoscience company CGG has completed an airborne gravity gradiometry (AGG) survey in the Kingdom of Bahrain, on behalf of Bahrain Petroleum Company (Bapco)....

CGG performs airborne gravity gradiometry survey in Bahrain

Lundin Petroleum discovers oil at Filicudi prospect in Barents Sea

Lundin Petroleum's wholly owned Norwegian subsidiary has made an oil and gas discovery in the main well 7219/12-1 on the Filicudi prospect....

Lundin Petroleum discovers oil at Filicudi prospect in Barents Sea

ABB signs deal with Statoil for Norway offshore oilfield development

ABB signs deal with Statoil for Norway offshore oilfield development

FAR identifies undrilled prospective oil resources in offshore Senegal

FAR Limited has identified more than 1.5 billion barrels of undrilled oil prospectivity in offshore Senegal....

FAR identifies undrilled prospective oil resources in offshore Senegal

TGS begins multibeam project in US Gulf of Mexico

TGS has started its Otos multibeam and seep study project in the US Gulf of Mexico....

TGS begins multibeam project in US Gulf of Mexico

TechnipFMC hired as FEED contractor for Karish and Tanin projects

Energean Oil & Gas has hired TechnipFMC as concept and front-end engineering design (FEED) contractor for the Karish and Tanin development programme....

TechnipFMC hired as FEED contractor for Karish and Tanin projects

Lundin gets approval for exploration drilling at North Sea's Edvard Grieg field

Lundin has secured approval to conduct exploration drilling of well 16/1-27 on the Edvard Grieg field in the North...

Lundin gets approval for exploration drilling at North Sea's Edvard Grieg field

Statoil’s Utgard and Byrding fields receive development approval

Statoil’s Utgard and Byrding fields receive development approval

ExxonMobil makes oil discovery offshore Guyana

US-based ExxonMobil has made a second oil discovery from its Payara-1 well in offshore Guyana....

ExxonMobil makes oil discovery offshore Guyana

UK's Faroe Petroleum starts Boné exploration well in Norwegian Barents Sea

UK-based oil and gas company Faroe Petroleum has announced the start the Boné exploration well 7318/12-1 in the western part of Norwegian Barents Sea....

UK's Faroe Petroleum starts Boné exploration well in Norwegian Barents Sea

Hyperdynamics signs MSA with Schlumberger for Guinea offshore drilling service

US-based Hyperdynamics' subsidiary SCS Corporation has signed a master service agreement (MSA) with oilfield services firm Schlumberger for essential drilling services in the deepwater...

Hyperdynamics signs MSA with Schlumberger for Guinea offshore drilling service

FCX sells Deepwater Gulf of Mexico assets to Anadarko for $2bn

FCX sells Deepwater Gulf of Mexico assets to Anadarko for $2bn

Empyrean Energy gains exploration permit for Block 29/11 in offshore China

mpyrean Energy has received a permit for 100% of exploration rights from China National Offshore Oil (CNOOC)for Block 29/11 in the Pearl River Mouth Basina, 200km south-east of Hong Kong....

Empyrean Energy gains exploration permit for Block 29/11 in offshore China

Oil prices remain steady as Middle East producers confirm supply cuts

Oil prices have remained steady amid evidence that customers were informed by Middle East producers of upcoming supply cuts to combat global oversupply concerns....

Oil prices remain steady as Middle East producers confirm supply cuts

Intertek to study impact of oil and gas decommissioning on UK mobile sandbanks

Intertek Energy & Water has been appointed by the UK’s Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC) to perform a study potential impacts associated with rock dumping at the time of oil and...

Intertek to study impact of oil and gas decommissioning on UK mobile sandbanks

IOG submits Blythe Field Development Plan to Oil and Gas Authority

The Independent Oil and Gas (IOG) has submitted the North Sea’s Blythe Field Development Plan (FDP) to the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA)....

IOG submits Blythe Field Development Plan to Oil and Gas Authority

Israel approves Energean’s acquisition of two offshore gas fields

Israel approves Energean’s acquisition of two offshore gas fields

Statoil receives offshore licence in Mexico’s deepwater bidding round

Statoil receives offshore licence in Mexico’s deepwater bidding round

Energean gains exploitation licence for West Katakolon block, offshore Greece

Energean gains exploitation licence for West Katakolon block, offshore Greece