Drilling operations

  • APA, Total Conclude Drilling at Keskesi East-1 Well before Reaching Neocomian Targets

    APA, Total Conclude Drilling at Keskesi East-1 Well before Reaching Neocomian Targets

    Thursday, 11th March 2021

    APA Corporation, and Total decided to conclude drilling operations at Keskesi East-1 discovery well offshore Suriname on Block 58, before reaching the Neocomian targets, as the well encountered substantial pressure increases during the drilling process, APA Corporation issued a relevant statement updating the well operational status.

  • Saipem to Resume Drilling of Scarabeo 8

    Saipem to Resume Drilling of Scarabeo 8

    Tuesday, 21st July 2020

    Italian multinational oilfield services company Saipem will restart drilling activities in Norwegian waters following the postponement of activities due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Eni Commences Drilling Block 52 in Oman

    Eni Commences Drilling Block 52 in Oman

    Tuesday, 25th February 2020

    The Italian giant, Eni, has commenced its drilling activities in Oman's first deepwater exploration well in Block 52 offshore Oman.

  • Two New South Disouq Wells for SDX Energy

    Two New South Disouq Wells for SDX Energy

    Monday, 17th February 2020

    SDX Energy Plc, the Middle East and North Africa (MENA)-focused oil and gas company, announced on February 14 the commencement of drilling operations in Salah and Sobhi wells at South Disouq.

  • Lamprell Awarded Two Jack-up Rigs Contract

    Lamprell Awarded Two Jack-up Rigs Contract

    Monday, 31st December 2018

    UAE’s Lamprell was awarded a contract from International Maritime Industries (IMI) for constructing two jack-up drilling units.

  • TransGlobe Produces 11,776 b/d of Oil in Egypt

    TransGlobe Produces 11,776 b/d of Oil in Egypt

    Tuesday, 17th April 2018

    TransGlobe Energy has announced it produced 11,776 barrel per day (b/d) of oil from its Egyptian fields during Q1 2018.

  • SDX Starts Initial Drilling at South Disouq

    SDX Starts Initial Drilling at South Disouq

    Tuesday, 27th March 2018

    SDX Energy Corporation started the initial drilling operations at its Ibn Yunus-1X exploration well located at South Disouq field.

  • Chevron Drills in Iraq’s Kurdistan Region

    Chevron Drills in Iraq’s Kurdistan Region

    Tuesday, 20th February 2018

    Chevron Corporation, the US Oil Company, has restarted its drilling operations in the Kurdistan region of Iraq (KRI).