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2014-09-15 16:23:36

SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FX Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: FXEN) reported that the Lisewo-2 well has started production at an initial gross rate of over 3 million cubic feet of gas per day (Mmcf/d). The Company's 49% share of this new production represents a 12% increase over the Company's average daily rate of 12.9 Mmcf/d equivalent during the first half of 2014. The Lisewo-2 well was completed in December 2013 and started delivering gas to the Lisewo facility just...

2014-09-15 16:23:25

HOUSTON, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Offshore, Ltd. (Oslo Bors: NOF.OL) today announced that the drillship Energy Searcher under contract in Nigeria, has experienced technical problems with the control hoses to the unit's blowout preventer. The repairs are underway and are expected to be completed soon allowing operations to resume within two (2) weeks. The Company expects its consolidated financial results for the third quarter 2014 to be negatively impacted by a...

2014-09-12 12:21:59

DUBLIN, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Latin America Drilling Fluids Market (By Product Segment - Water-based, Oil-based and Synthetic Drilling Fluids): Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Rising offshore drilling activities coupled with a paradigm shift towards the development of shale gas and deep-sea reserves is...

2014-09-12 08:22:52

HOUSTON, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paragon Offshore plc ("Paragon") (NYSE: PGN) President and Chief Executive Officer Randall D. Stilley spoke recently at the Pareto Securities Oil and Offshore Conference in Oslo, Norway. In prepared remarks, the accompanying slides for which are available on Paragon's website at www.paragonoffshore.com, Stilley commented on the strength of the business, steady market outlook for the standard specification jackup business, and Paragon's history...

2014-09-11 08:29:50

DALLAS, September 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Offshore Drilling Market by Services (Contract Drilling, Directional Drilling, Logging While Drilling), Applications (Shallow Water, Deepwater, Ultra-deepwater ) and Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019", published by MarketsandMarkets, defines and segments the global Offshore Drilling Market with analysis and forecast of the global market share. The Offshore Drilling Market is estimated to grow from $80.8...

2014-09-08 08:23:07

HOUSTON, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gastar Exploration Inc. ("Gastar") (NYSE MKT: GST) is pleased to provide an operational update on recent well results and activity in the Utica/Point Pleasant play in West Virginia and in the Hunton Limestone play in north-central Oklahoma. Well Results The Simms U-5H well in Marshall County, West Virginia, Gastar's first Utica/Point Pleasant well, produced at an initial 48-hour gross sales rate of 29.4 MMcf/d of natural gas on a 30/64ths choke...

2014-09-05 23:02:50

ReportsnReports.com adds “Offshore Drilling Market by Services (Contract Drilling, Directional Drilling and Logging while Drilling), Applications (Shallow Water, Deepwater, Ultra-Deepwater) & by Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019" global research report to its store. (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 The report classifies the offshore drilling market in accordance to services, geography, and application areas. The offshore drilling services included in this report are...

2014-08-28 23:05:51

Latin America Floating Production System Market is Expected to Reach $15275.4 million in 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 The Latin American floating production system market report defines and segments the floating production system market in Latin America with analysis and forecast of revenue. The floating production system market in Latin America is estimated to grow from around $6112.0 million in 2013 to $15275.4 million by 2018, at a CAGR of 20.1% from...

2014-08-26 16:23:47

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FX Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: FXEN), today announced that drilling has started at the Baraniec-1 well in the Company's 49% owned Fences license in west-central Poland. The well targets a 3-D defined Rotliegend sandstone structure at a depth of approximately 3,885 meters. Baraniec-1 will be the fifth well in the Lisewo area in the eastern portion of the Fences license. Other Fences Drilling The Company also reported that the Karmin-1 well is...

2014-08-26 00:20:26

HOUSTON, Aug. 25, 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 August 25, 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 IV: Awarded 60 day contract...


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