Oil and Gas Discoveries This section gathers news and information on discoveries in the oil and gas industry, as well as exploration for these fuels and energy sources. Releases collected offer information on environmental impact studies, corporate shareholdings, usage and consumption statistics, and more.

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10 Apr, 2017, 11:05 ET Actualización de la perforación de abril de 2017 de BNK Petroleum Inc.

BNK Petroleum Inc. (la "Compañía") (TSX: BKX) se complace al anunciar que se ha perforado el pozo Brock 9-2H y se ha encofrado de forma segura y...


04 Apr, 2017, 17:12 ET Platts RigData: U.S. Rig Count Grows 77% Year Over Year in March

Platts RigData, a forecasting and analysis unit of S&P Global Platts, today announced the U.S. rig count for March 2017 was 901, up 67 (8%)...


30 Mar, 2017, 09:59 ET Ecopetrol announces oil discovery at Santander

BOGOTA, Colombia, March 30, 2017 Ecopetrol S.A. (BVC: ECOPETROL; NYSE: EC) ("Ecopetrol" or the "Company") reports that the Boranda-1 well...


15 Mar, 2017, 09:39 ET Lilis Energy Announces Industry Leading Flow Rates Per 1,000' Lateral Feet, Operational And Leasehold Acquisition Updates And Sets 2017 Preliminary Drilling And Completion Capital Budget

Lilis Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: LLEX) ("Lilis" or "Company") announces the following highlights: - The Company's first two operated...


08 Mar, 2017, 18:27 ET Purple Angel-1 well finds gas in Colombian Caribbean deep waters

-- The well confirms the extension of the gas reservoir discovered at Kronos-1 in July 2015. Confirms a gas column of more than 520 meters in this...


07 Mar, 2017, 14:49 ET Actualización de operaciones de BNK Petroleum Inc.

Símbolo de TSX; BKX BNK Petroleum Inc. (la "Compañía") (TSX: BKX) se complace anunciar que el pozo Chandler 8-6H está produciendo a través de sus...


22 Feb, 2017, 08:12 ET Tech Enhanced Downhole Tools Focus on Cost Savings in a Volatile Oil Market

An increase in drilling activities as a result of oil price recovery, will drive the growth of the global downhole tools market. However, stringent...


08 Feb, 2017, 06:45 ET CONSOL Energy Announces 11% Increase in Proved Reserves to 6.3 Tcfe

CONSOL Energy Inc. (NYSE: CNX) today announced total proved reserves of 6.3 Tcfe, as of December 31, 2016, which is an 11% increase compared to the...


01 Feb, 2017, 10:11 ET S.T.L. Resources, LLC Announces Company Formation and Acquisition of 8,000 Acres in North Central Pennsylvania

S.T.L. Resources, LLC ("S.T.L."), a newly formed independent oil and gas company, announced today that it has recently closed on the acquisition of...


30 Jan, 2017, 08:00 ET Silvercorp reports discovery of significant mineralized vein structures in its 2016 exploration program at the LMW mine, Ying Mining District, China

Trading Symbol: TSX: SVM VANCOUVER, Jan. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Silvercorp Metals Inc. ("Silvercorp" or the "Company") (TSX:SVM) is pleased to...


10 Jan, 2017, 09:15 ET Genie Energy Launches Drilling Services Company in Israel

Genie Energy Ltd., (NYSE: GNE, GNEPRA) announced today that it is establishing Atid Drilling Ltd., (Atid), an on-shore drilling services venture...


05 Jan, 2017, 16:15 ET W&T Offshore Announces a Highly Successful Deep Sand Development Well and Discovers New and Deeper Productive Reservoirs at Ship Shoal 349 Mahogany Field

W&T Offshore, Inc. (NYSE: WTI) announced today that its Ship Shoal 359 A-18 well has logged 149 feet of net oil pay in five zones and extended...


14 Dec, 2016, 10:00 ET Rocsole's Pipe Deposition Scanning Technology Secures Shell Investment

Rocsole Ltd, a Finnish Company which specialises in real-time tomography, announces it has successfully completed an additional funding round...


08 Dec, 2016, 14:31 ET Wright Drilling & Exploration Drills Successful Well in Kansas Expanding Their Positive Oil Producing Results Across Three States

Wright Drilling & Exploration, Inc. announced today the successful drilling and testing of their new oil well project, BRAEDEN #2, located in...


02 Dec, 2016, 07:14 ET Apex International Energy Awarded First Blocks in Egypt

Apex International Energy (www.apexintl.com), an independent oil and gas exploration and production company focused on Egypt, is pleased to...


02 Nov, 2016, 18:22 ET Simio Optimizes Offshore Drilling Transportation Logistics

A leading oil & gas company was looking to devise a strategy where the utilization of their ship vessels was redefined from having dedicated...