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As Big Drillers Move In, Safety Goes Up

A firm called East Resources Inc. was among the first to drill into the Marcellus Shale, a rock layer found to be rich in natural gas. As the small wildcatter drilled, starting in 2008, regulators repeatedly cited it for spills or other environmental infractions, almost two for every shale well it drilled.

03 April 2013 , 09:52Neftegaz.RU0

Israel Gives Go-Ahead to Drilling on Golan Heights

Israel said Thursday that it has awarded the first license to drill for oil in the disputed Golan Heights to a local subsidiary of U.S.-listed explorer Genie Energy Ltd.

22 February 2013 , 09:57Neftegaz.ru0

Blake International Pens Drilling Gig

Blake International Rigs, LLC and ANKOR Energy LLC have entered into a contract to mobilize the Blake Rig 1505 onto the Vermillion 379 D platform. The contract term is 4 wells, to commence following the Drilling Unit's current contract term.

15 February 2013 , 10:09Neftegaz.ru0

Galp Plans 'Intensive' Drilling Campaign for 2013

Portugal's Galp Energia reported Monday that it is planning an intensive exploration campaign for 2013.

12 February 2013 , 10:55Neftegaz.ru0

New Standard Energy Terminates Drilling Contract Citing Safety Concerns

New Standard Energy (NES) disclosed Friday that, as operator of the Goldwyer joint venture (GJV) with ConocoPhillips, it has terminated its drilling contract with Century Energy Services (MB Century) with immediate effect.

08 February 2013 , 09:51Neftegaz.ru0

Armour Engages Drilling Contractor for 2013 Campaign

Armour Energy revealed Tuesday that it has entered into a contract with Silver City Drilling for a series of wells in the onshore McArthur, Isa Super and South Nicholson basins.

06 February 2013 , 10:35Neftegaz.ru0

Drilling at Gibb Maitland-1 Well Stops on Electrical Problems

New Standard Energy revealed Tuesday planning was finalized and operations started over the weekend to side track the Gibb Maitland-1 well from a depth of approximately 2,953 feet (900 meters) after efforts to free the stuck drill pipe and bottom hole assembly were unsuccessful last week.

29 January 2013 , 09:52Neftegaz.ru0

Shell Sees Delay of Palta-1 Well Drilling Schedule on Weather Conditions

Shell's drilling schedule of the Palta prospect on Block WA-384-P, offshore Western Australia, has been delayed due to adverse local weather conditions which led to rig downtime, WHL Energy disclosed Wednesday in a published statement.

17 January 2013 , 09:36Neftegaz.ru0

PetroVietnam Drilling in Deal to Lease Oil Gear to Lam Son JOC

HANOI - PetroVietnam Drilling and Well Services JSC said Monday it has signed a deal to lease an oil rig to Lam Son Joint Operating Co. for its project offshore Vietnam.

25 December 2012 , 10:00Neftegaz.ru0

Gas2Grid Starts Drilling at Onshore Gumamela-1 Exploration Well

Australia's Gas2Grid disclosed in a statement Sunday that it has spudded the Gumamela-1 exploration well in its wholly-owned Service Contract 44, onshore Cebu island, in the Philippines.

18 December 2012 , 10:45Neftegaz.ru0

Statoil Spuds New Well on Johan Sverdrup Discovery

Norwegian oil major Statoil has begun drilling appraisal well 16/2-15 on the Johan Sverdrup discovery in production license 265 in the North Sea sector of the Norwegian Continental Shelf, according to an announcement Wednesday from Statoil partner Lundin Petroleum.

22 November 2012 , 10:12Neftegaz.RU0

Figures Demonstrating Results of Our Operations in September and for Nine Months of 2012

Figures Demonstrating Results of Our Operations in September and for Nine Months of 2012

09 October 2012 , 10:08Neftegaz.RU0

Total starts-up production at the Atla field

Total announces the start-up of its Atla gas condensate field in the Norwegian North Sea. Atla was brought into production two years after completion of exploration drilling.

09 October 2012 , 09:55Neftegaz.RU0

CPTDC Middle East business solid on Aramco orders

Reflecting the continuing trend of Chinese-Saudia Arabia ties in the Kingdom’s upstream industry, Chinese companies put in a strong showing at SAOGE 2012, led by China Petroleum Technology & Development Corp (CPTDC).

25 September 2012 , 14:58Neftegaz.RU0

Eni awards $359m pipeline contract at Zubair

Eni, the operator of the Zubair field in south Iraq, has awarded a $359 million pipeline deal at the field to a consortium of Italy’s SICIM and Dubai-based contractor Drake & Scull, according to a Dow Jones report.

19 September 2012 , 09:31Neftegaz.RU0

Royal Dutch Shell Alaska drilling update

Shell is engaged in a multi-year drilling programme to explore for new oil & gas resources in high-potential blocks in offshore Alaska. Important progress has been made with this programme, with two drill ships, more than twenty support vessels, an approved capping stack, and other redundant oil spill response equipment already in position. Shell continues to demonstrate the strength and extent of its Arctic preparations.

18 September 2012 , 09:21Neftegaz.RU0

ExxonMobil, Rosneft to Commence Drilling in Kara Sea in 2014-2015

ExxonMobil said today that drilling should commence on its project with Russia’s Rosneft in the Kara Sea in 2014 – 2015.

08 September 2012 , 09:56Neftegaz.RU0

Vietgazprom started drilling the third exploratory well in the Bao Vang deposit

The Russian-Vietnam Joint Operating Company (JOC), Vietgazprom, started drilling the third exploratory well in the Bao Vang deposit on the continental shelf of Vietnam.

12 April 2012 , 22:40Neftegaz.RU0

Africa Oil Gets Contract for Kenya Drilling

Canadian oil and gas explorer Africa Oil Corp awarded Weatherford International Ltd a contract for a drilling rig for an exploration well it plans to sink in northern Kenya, with its partners, later in the year.

29 August 2011 , 14:31allafrica.com0

Thousands Call for More Offshore Drilling in Alaska

WASHINGTON, DC – The president of Consumer Energy Alliance (CEA) announced today that well over 100,000 public comments from Alaska and across America have been delivered to the federal government voicing support for responsible oil and gas development in Alaska's Chukchi Sea.

12 July 2011 , 17:49Neftegaz.RU0

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