Exploration Well

  • Gazprom Neft to Start Development at Salym License Blocks 

    Gazprom Neft to Start Development at Salym License Blocks 

    Monday, 8th June 2020

    The Bazhenov Technology Centre, a subsidiary of Gazprom Neft, will start development of Bazhenov Formation deposits at Salym-group license blocks in the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug-Yugra.

  • Wintershall Dea Makes Significant Oil Discoveries in Mexico

    Wintershall Dea Makes Significant Oil Discoveries in Mexico

    Thursday, 7th May 2020

    Wintershall Dea and its license partners have made two significant oil discoveries on the Polok and the Chinwol prospects in Block 29 offshore Mexico.

  • Masirah Oil Successfully Drills the Yumna Oil Field

    Masirah Oil Successfully Drills the Yumna Oil Field

    Sunday, 5th January 2020

    Masirah Oil Limited (MOL) announced the successful drilling of an appraisal well in the Yumna oil field off Masirah Island in Block 50, offshore Oman's eastern seaboard.

  • Norway’s DNO Abandoned Onshore Well in Oman

    Norway’s DNO Abandoned Onshore Well in Oman

    Sunday, 21st August 2016
    Norwegian oil and gas operator DNO said its Hayah-1 exploration well in Oman's onshore Block 36 failed to encounter hydrocarbons, other than minor gas shows, and will be plugged and abandoned.
  • Premier Oil to Plug and Abandon Successful Well Off Falklands

    Premier Oil to Plug and Abandon Successful Well Off Falklands

    Thursday, 2nd April 2015
    Premier Oil has announced that the Zebedee well (14/15b-5) in PL004b (Premier 36% equity) discovered 81 feet of net oil-bearing reservoir and 55 feet of net gas-bearing reservoir
  • Gulf of Thailand Site of Gibraltar Rig Exploration Well

    Gulf of Thailand Site of Gibraltar Rig Exploration Well

    Thursday, 19th March 2015
    KrisEnergy has commenced drilling of the Rossukon-2 exploration well using the Key Gibraltar jack-up rig in G6/48 in the Gulf of Thailand, where the Rossukon oil accumulation was discovered in 2009.
  • Gulf Keystone provides Kurdistan Operational Update

    Gulf Keystone provides Kurdistan Operational Update

    Tuesday, 13th March 2012
    Gulf Keystone today provides an update on its ongoing exploration and appraisal programme in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, which includes the Shaikan block, a major discovery with independently audited gross oil-in-place volumes of between 8 billion barrels to 13.4 billion barrels calculated on the P90 to P10 basis, with a mean value of 10.5 billion barrels.