Fri, 17 Nov 2017 03:57:56 CST

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted OMV (Norge) AS premission to drill a wildcat well off the coast of Norway. Well 6506/11-10 will be drilled from the Deepsea Bergen drilling facility....

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 13:36:14 CST

The company that has led exploration into the National Petroleum Reserve- Alaska west of the existing North Slope oil fields is heading back into the federal lands to drill four more greenfield wells early in 2018, according to spokeswoman Natalie Lowman.

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 05:18:10 CST

British Petroleum (BP) is planning to raise recovery rates from oilfields in Abu Dhabi to 60-70 percent from the current level of around 30-40 percent, according to a senior official at the British oil giant....

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 02:56:14 CST

Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) will start sourcing well construction parts for its oilfield operations from Sohar, Oman -based Changbao Oman Oil Pipe Co.'s newly opened seamless pipe plant....

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 07:49:04 CST

Rowan said three of its four deepwater rigs in the Gulf are currently idle, and its only working Gulf deepwater rig is about to start working at a reduced pay rate with The Woodlands-based Anadarko Petroleum....

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 15:47:03 CST

Bangladesh Petroleum Exploration and Production Company Ltd (Bapex) has, too, decided to drill 28 exploratory and development wells in some of the oil and gas structures under seven projects - dubbed as Rupkolpo 7 (Vision 7) ....

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 10:02:42 CST

Shell is not selling its 34 per cent interest in Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) which operated more than 160 oil fields mostly in the centre and south of the Sultanate, according to the sources....

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 14:08:00 CST

The Brazilian National Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels Agency has responded favorably to Petrobras' request concerning local content exemption for the deepwater Libra field pilot project in the Santos basin.