Category: Exploration

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25 billion barrels to be found

25 billion barrels to be found

The expected value of remaining recoverable resources on the Norwegian continental shelf is 52 billion barrels oe, according to the Resource Report 20 [...]
Aiming for marginal fields

Aiming for marginal fields

OKEA has a nimble and low-cost strategy focused on growing its production through 1) exploiting upsides in and around producing fields, 2) developing [...]
Draugen: Infill Ø at TD

Draugen: Infill Ø at TD

Infill Ø reached TD yesterday after having drilled through the Upper Jurassic Rogn Formation. OKEA wrote this about the drilling before entering th [...]
50 years of exploration on the Dutch Continental Shelf

50 years of exploration on the Dutch Continental Shelf

On 23 October 1969, the L10-1 well was spudded. It was the first well in block L10 on the Dutch Continental Shelf and was drilled by Placid, the origi [...]
Norway: Crustal Onshore-Offshore Project (COOP)

Norway: Crustal Onshore-Offshore Project (COOP)

The Geological Survey of Norway (NGU) launched this project in 2010, with 8 sponsors and the objective to improve their knowledge of onshore-offshore [...]
To buy – or to explore?

To buy – or to explore?

This choice is driven by several factors, including the company’s exploration performance and appetite for risks and the market trading opportunities [...]
6 out of 8 will present

6 out of 8 will present

8 of the applicants in APA 2019 must be regarded as international giants: BP (as a major owner of Aker BP), ConocoPhillips, Eni (as a major owner of V [...]
UKCS: Formalities complete

UKCS: Formalities complete

Jersey Oil and Gas (JOG) received the following acreage in the Greater Buchan Area ("GBA"), adding 119 MMboe net discovered resources: Licence P2 [...]
33 companies in the race

33 companies in the race

The authorities have received applications from 33 companies, most of them active on the Norwegian shelf, in the Awards in Predefined Areas (APA) 2019 [...]
UKCS: Strong increase in exploration activity

UKCS: Strong increase in exploration activity

The exploration activity is thus strongly increasing, and the forecast for the number of exploration wells in 2019 is on a par with 2013-2014. In addi [...]
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