Sweden's Lundin Petroleum said on Monday its Norwegian Luno II field contained a slightly smaller than expected 25million to 120million barrels of oil equivalent (MMboe), pushing the Swedish exploration firm's shares lower.
Drilling has started on the central North Sea Scotney exploration well, operated by Canadian independent Suncor.
Norwest Energy subsidiary NWE Mirrabooka has concluded its 2D seismic acquisition encompassing some 50km onshore the Isle of Wight on PEDL239, designed to provide details of the Razorback Prospect.
Apache North Sea has started drilling on the northern North Sea Tryfan prospect, it was announced today.
Valiant Petroleum said today it had signed a farm-out agreement with Agora Oil and Gas (UK) on its Tybalt prospect in the northern North Sea.
North sea oil explorer Valiant Petroleum has entered into a contract to secure a rig slot on the Stena Carron drillship for the Handcross prospect west of Shetland.
Oil explorer Summit Petroleum is to start drilling the Orchid prospect in the central North Sea with the Sedco 711 semi-submersible rig, it was announced today.
North Sea explorer Valiant Petroleum said today it was planning its "most extensive exploration and appraisal drilling campaign ever" this year.
OIL and gas firm Valiant Petroleum today announced a disappointing result on the first well on the Zapffe exploration prospect.
OIL and gas firm Valiant Petroleum said today drilling had started on the high impact Zapffe prospect in the Norwegian Barents Sea.
OIL and gas explorer Valiant Petroleum today gave an update on its 2011 exploration programme.
UK OIL and gas company Hurricane Exploration said yesterday it had raised £20million through a share placing.