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2014-01-29 20:21:41

HOUSTON, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Offshore, Ltd. (Oslo Bors: NOF.OL) today reported that its subsidiary, Northern Offshore U.K. Ltd., has received notice that Wintershall Noordzee B.V. ("Wintershall") is exercising the first of two six-month options for the jackup Energy Endeavour. The commencement date of the option period will be in direct continuation following the end of the well in progress on May 1, 2014, which commits the Energy Endeavour to Wintershall for...

2014-01-22 12:21:30

HOUSTON, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gastar Exploration, Inc. (NYSE MKT: GST) ("Gastar") announced today that its stockholders voted to approve the merger of Gastar with and into its subsidiary, Gastar Exploration USA, Inc., a Delaware corporation ("Gastar USA"), as part of a reorganization to eliminate Gastar's holding company corporate structure. Gastar and Gastar USA anticipate that the merger will be completed on or before January 31, 2014. J. Russell Porter, Gastar's...

2014-01-21 08:21:18

HOUSTON, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rowan Companies plc ("Rowan" or the "Company") (NYSE: RDC) announced today that its monthly report of drilling rig status and contract information has been updated as of January 21, 2014. The report titled "Monthly Fleet Status Report" can be found on the Company's website at www.rowancompanies.com. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120827/DA62568LOGO) Notable events in the current report include: -- Gorilla VI: Increased 1Q 2014 off...

2014-01-16 16:21:53

LONDON, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation (NYSE:NE) today announced that its report of drilling rig status and contract information has been updated as of January 16, 2014. The report, titled "Fleet Status Report," can be found on the Company's Web site www.noblecorp.com, under the "Investor Relations" section of the website. About Noble Corporation Noble is a leading offshore drilling contractor for the oil and gas industry. Noble performs, through its subsidiaries,...

2014-01-15 08:22:46

TSXV Trading Symbol: MVN CALGARY, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Madalena Energy Inc. (TSX-V: MVN) and (OTC: MDLNF) (the "Company" or "Madalena") is pleased to provide the following operational updates: International Update: Neuquén Basin, Argentina Coiron Amargo Block (35% Working Interest) - Sierras Blancas Horizontal & Vaca Muerta Shale Drilling Update The CAN.xr-2(h) well was recently re-entered and drilled horizontally in the Sierras Blancas light oil reservoir to...

2014-01-10 08:20:36

- Drilling efficiencies improve 9% compared to the fourth quarter 2012 HOUSTON, Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) announced today that the U.S. onshore well count for the fourth quarter 2013 is 9,056 wells; down 19 wells from the revised 9,075 wells counted in the third quarter 2013. Compared to the fourth quarter 2012, the well count was up 398 wells or 5%. Due to improved drilling efficiencies, the average US onshore drilling rig now produces 9%...

2014-01-09 16:22:01

VANCOUVER, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - TAG Oil Ltd. (the "Company" or "TAG") (TSX: TAO) and (OTCQX: TAOIF) is pleased to provide the following exploration and development drilling update in both the shallow and deeper targets within the Taranaki Basin. As TAG enters calendar year 2014, the Company will be maintaining its strategy of deploying capital to high impact exploration targets while developing shallow reservoirs to provide sustainable capital for continuous exploration...

2014-01-08 16:21:34

LONDON, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation (NYSE: NE), a leading offshore driller, today announced it plans to report financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2013 on Wednesday, January 22, 2014, after the close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. Copies of the Company's press release will be available on the Noble Web site at www.noblecorp.com. Noble also has scheduled a conference call and webcast related to its fourth quarter and full year 2013...

2014-01-06 12:22:53

LONDON, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Strategic Analysis of the Upstream Oil and Gas Market in Southeast AsiaDeclining Hydrocarbon Production Drives E&P Activities, Especially in Marginal and Deepwater FieldsThis research service assesses the current scenario and future potential of the upstream markets in Southeast Asia covering Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, The Philippines, Cambodia, Brunei Darussalam, and...

2014-01-06 08:21:41

DRILLING GETS UNDERWAY AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FieldPoint Petroleum Corporation (NYSE/MKT:FPP) today reported the drilling of the Ranger Unit 8A #1H with Riley Exploration Group of Blanchard, OK. Completion and fracking of the well is to begin this week. FieldPoint President, Phillip Roberson, stated, "Although our Joint Exploration Agreement only became effective on January 1, 2014, and we are both still finishing our final due diligence and title work, our...


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