Exploration

Subsea tie-backs will be leading development solution for North Sea oil and gas projects to 2023: GlobalData
Leading data and analytics company says more than half of all new fields in the region will be subsea.
Confusion over Total’s Iran gas deal
Iranian government official seems to make contradictory statements over French supermajor’s future in the South Pars project.
Neptune makes three senior appointments
Independent global E&P company and active in the North Sea, North Africa and Asia Pacific makes a raft of appointments.
DNO passes Peshkabir production target
Norwegian oil and gas firm makes progress in its output in the Kurdistan region of Iraq.
Total starts up deep offshore Kaombo in Angola
French supermajor gets floating production storage and offloading unit on stream with 115,000 bpd the initial target.
BP acquires unconventional assets from BHP in $10.5bn deal
Big ticket deal adds 190,000 barrels of oil equivalent (boe) per day production and 4.6bn boe discovered resources.
Fairfield Geotechnologies finalises Ikon Science JV
Texas based seismic data collection outfit to collaborate with UK based Ikon to offer geoprediction services.