Most Recent Geology & Geophysics

Petrobras completes ultra-deepwater Farfan extension well test

Formation testing at Petrobras’ well 3-BRSA-1286-SES in the BM-SEAL-11 concession of the Sergipe-Alagoas basin has confirmed two light oil and gas formations.

North Carolina governor calls for Atlantic offshore exploration

North Carolina’s governor Pat McCrory has called for offshore energy exploration during testimony to a Congressional Committee hearing on US President Obama’s Offshore Energy Plan.

TGS, Dolphin team up for western Barents Sea 3D seismic survey

TGS and Dolphin Geophysical will jointly acquire a 4,500-sq km (1,737-sq mi) 3D multi-client seismic survey over the western part of the Hammerfest basin in the Barents Sea.

Woodside analyzing data from frontier seismic campaigns

Woodside Petroleum has issued an update on its international exploration programs.

Report outlines potential of Irish Atlantic Margin basins

Analyst Hannon Westwood has published a new study to support the forthcoming Irish Atlantic Margin licensing round.

Cairn, partners consider FPSO for offshore Senegal

FAR Ltd. and its joint venture partners ConocoPhillips, Cairn Energy, and Petrosen are eying an FPSO to develop the SNE-1 and FAN-1 oil discoveries offshore Senegal.

Logs indicate oil and gas in Echidna well offshore Brazil

Karoon Gas Australia has discovered oil in the Echidna structure in the Santos basin offshore Brazil.

Noble lines up Rhea well following Falklands farm-in

Noble Energy and Edison International have farmed into Argos Resources’ license PL001 in the offshore North Falkland basin.

KrisEnergy commissions FEED, site surveys for Lengo project offshore Indonesia

KrisEnergy has awarded PT Synergy Engineering the front-end engineering and design contract for the Lengo gas development offshore East Java.

BP to implement Petrel for upstream users

Schlumberger’s Petrel E&P software platform will support BP’s new digital technology roll out.

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