Posts Tagged ‘lundin’

Lundin nod for new Sverdrup appraisal

by on November 22, 2012 4:44 pm GMT
Swedish explorer Lundin Petroleum has been given the go-ahead by the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate to drill a further appraisal on the giant Johan Sverdrup discovery in the North Sea.The 16/3-5 will be drilled by Fred Olsen Energy-owned semi-submersible Bredford Dolphin in Lundin-operated production licence 501, making it

Lundin Petroleum makes gas discovery offshore Malaysia

by Forex Rooton November 22, 2012 2:19 am GMT
Lundin Petroleum makes gas discovery offshore MalaysiaLundin Petroleum is pleased to announce that it has completed Tembakau 1 well in PM307 Block, offshore Peninsula Malaysia, as a gas discovery.Tembakau 1 was a vertical well drilled to a depth of 1,565 metres in 67 metres water depth. The well discovered a series of stacked

Statoil nets Johan Sverdrup well permit

by on November 13, 2012 4:12 pm GMT
The semi-submersible drilling rig Ocean Vanguard will drill well 16/2-15 on production licence 265 after the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate granted the oil company a drilling permit.The semisub has just completed drilling a well 16/2-14 T2 where it hit “very good results” with a 30-metre oil column.The latest well will be

Norwegian Petroleum Directorate announces small North Sea oil discovery

by on October 11, 2012 10:24 am GMT
Norwegian Petroleum Directorate announces small North Sea oil discoverySTOCKHOLM, SWEDEN -- Lundin Petroleum Norway, operator of production license 519, has concluded the drilling of wildcat well 6201/11- 3 in the northern part of the North Sea. The well was drilled about 65 km north-west of the Snorre field.The primary exploration target for the