Exploration: News for Oil & Gas and Hydrocarbon Industries  Membership Services »
Gulf Oil and Gas grow your business
Home News Events Projects Tenders Unconventionals Community | My Account Gulfoilandgas rss feed Follow us on Facebook  Jobs 
Products and vendors Services and providers Oil & Gas Software and publications

DNO International Provides Operational Update in Oman

Source: www.gulfoilandgas.com 4/12/2012, Location: Middle East

Share |

DNO International Provides Operational Update on Activities in Oman
In Oman Block 8 the West Bukha-5 development well has been drilled to a depth of 4,213 meters, approximately 200 meters above the top of the target Thamama reservoir. The Company's forward plan is to drill into the top of the target reservoir, install a 7-inch liner and drill a 600-meter horizontal section in the Thamama.

The Company's combined working interest production has increased following the merger with RAK Petroleum PCL's Middle East and North Africa assets in January 2012 and is expected to reach 40,800 barrels of oil equivalent per day (boepd) in the first quarter of 2012, up from 34,600 boepd in the fourth quarter of 2011.

Offshore Oman, production from the Company's two operated fields is temporarily shut in as a result of blockage in the pipeline between the Bukha and West Bukha production platforms that occurred during routine pigging operations. Efforts are underway to resolve this situation but total downtime may be as much as four weeks. The halt in export from the Tawke field in Kurdistan and the temporary closure of the Bukha and West Bukha platforms will result in lower production volumes in the second quarter of the year although overall cash from operations is currently not expected to be materially impacted.

Exploration News in Oman >>

Total Discovers Oil in Deep Offshore Ivory Coast
Ivory Coast (Cote D'Ivoire) >>  4/17/2014 - The Total-operated Saphir-1XB exploration well on Block CI-514 proved the presence of liquid hydrocarbons in the deep offshore west of Ivory Coast. ...
BP Head Says Russian Business Unaffected by Sanctions
Russia >>  4/15/2014 - Western sanctions over Russia's actions in Ukraine have not impacted BP's business in Russia, chief executive Bob Dudley said, reiterating the oil maj...

BOEM Proposes Western GOM Oil & Gas Lease Sale
United States >>  4/15/2014 - As part of President Obama’s all-of-the-above energy strategy to continue to expand safe and responsible domestic energy production, Bureau of Ocean E...
Angola to Launch Tender for 10 New Onshore Oil Blocks on May 30
Angola >>  4/14/2014 - Angola will start the tender process for onshore oil exploration at 10 new blocks in the Congo Basin and Kwanza Basin on May 30, state oil firm Sonang...

Norway's Statoil Says Business as Usual in Russia
Russia >>  4/14/2014 - Statoil is pushing on with all its projects in Russia, despite the uncertainty of the Crimea crisis, and still expects to drill a new well there this ...
Statoil Finds Gas & Oil Discovery in the Valemon Area
Norway >>  4/11/2014 - Operator Statoil has together with the Valemon Unit partners made a gas and oil discovery in the Valemon Nord prospect in the North Sea. The discovery...

Related Categories: Camp Building  Cleaning Equipment, Services  Communication  Corrosion Products/Services  Development  Exploration  General  Land & Leasing  Oil & Gas Companies  Production  Service Companies  Utility Systems  Welding Products/Services 

Related Articles: Camp Building  Cleaning Equipment, Services  Communication  Corrosion Products/Services  Development  Exploration  General  Labor Services  Land & Leasing  Mine Clearance  Oil & Gas Companies  Production  Service Companies  Transportation, 4X4 Trucks  Utility Systems  Water Supply Services  Welding Products/Services 

Oman Oil & Gas 1 >>  2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 |

More News

Oil & Gas Companies in Oman >>

Related Links

Countries Quick Links

Gulf Oil and Gas E-Marketplace - Promote your Business - About Us
Copyright © Universal Solutions All rights reserved. Privacy Policy. - Contact Us