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  • Onshore Timor-Leste Campaign Would Be Country's First

    Australia-based junior explorer Timor Resources is one step closer to making history in the young country of Timor-Leste, which became a sovereign state only 18 years ago.
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  • Houston American to Drill Second San Andres Well

    The well's planned total depth is about 5,500 feet with a 5,000-foot horizontal leg.
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  • Deepwater Peru Well is a Dry Hole

    The Karoon-operated Marina-1 exploration well will be plugged and abandoned.
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  • Eni Makes Oil Discovery Offshore Mexico

    Eni revealed Monday that it has made a new oil discovery on the Saasken exploration prospect offshore Mexico.
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  • Exxon Boosts Guyana-Suriname Drilling Role for Noble

    Noble Corp. plc has executed a commercial enabling agreement with ExxonMobil that provides a framework for ongoing drilling services in the Guyana-Suriname Basin.
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  • Frontera Reports Colombia Exploration Success

    Results from the La Belleza-1 well on the VIM-1 block are very encouraging.
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  • Top 30 High Impact Wells in 2020

    Rystad Energy has identified what it considers the top 30 high impact wells that will be drilled this year.
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  • CGG and Fairfield Partner in the Permian

    CGG and Fairfield Geotechnologies will jointly conduct a new multi-client seismic program in the Central Basin Platform of the Permian Basin in West Texas.
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  • Shell Leases Platform for Deepwater GOM Work

    Grupo R has signed a contract with Shell Mexico for the lease of the La Muralla IV platform.
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  • LatAm Explorer Discovers Chile Gas Field

    GeoPark Limited has discovered the new Jauke Oeste natural gas field in the Fell block, which is located in the Magallanes Basin in Chile.
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