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2014-10-16 16:25:01

Drilling Follows Successful Installation of Two New Offshore Production Platforms HOUSTON, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) today announced the commencement of a new six well drilling campaign offshore Gabon on its Etame Marin block. The development drilling campaign follows the recent on-schedule installation of the Etame platform and the Southeast Etame/North Tchibala ("SEENT") platform. All work on this project was accomplished without a safety or...

2014-10-16 08:24:31

Addition of new acreage and play type to complement AGC Shallow interest CALGARY, Oct. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Oryx Petroleum Corporation Limited ("Oryx Petroleum" or the "Group") has acquired an 85% interest in the AGC Central license located in the joint development offshore area between Senegal and Guinea Bissau ("AGC"). Highlights: -- 3,150 square kilometre offshore license area in water depths ranging from 100 metres to 1,500 metres -- Carbonate edge play type identified...

2014-10-15 08:23:15

TSX, NYSE: BXE CALGARY, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. ("Bellatrix" or the "Company") (TSX, NYSE: BXE) Cardium and Mannville Consolidation Efforts Bellatrix recently completed a tuck-in acquisition of working-interests in the Company's core Ferrier area in West Central Alberta, extending the Company's Cardium light oil resource play. The acquired assets included current low decline rate net production of approximately 300 boe/d (24% oil and liquids and 76%...

2014-10-15 08:23:06

CALGARY, Oct. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Marquee Energy Ltd. ("Marquee" or the "Company") (TSXV: "MQL") is pleased to announce an operations update and an upward revision to its corporate guidance for 2014. The Company has experienced strong drilling results and operational performance, while it has also been successful in improving its balance sheet strength by monetizing certain non-core, gas weighted properties at accretive metrics. As a result of its strengthened financial position and...

2014-10-10 08:21:27

FORT WORTH, Texas, Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Basic Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE: BAS) ("Basic") today reported selected operating data for the month of September 2014. Basic's well servicing rig count remained unchanged at 421. Well servicing rig hours for the month were 71,800 producing a rig utilization rate of 71%, compared to 74% and 69% in August 2014 and September 2013, respectively. During the month, Basic's fluid service truck count increased by 21 to 1,045. Fluid...

2014-10-10 08:21:25

- Well count increases 5.4% compared to the third quarter 2013 HOUSTON, Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) announced today that the U.S. onshore well count for the third quarter 2014 was 9,566 wells, up 110 wells or 1% compared to the second quarter 2014. Compared to the third quarter 2013, the well count was up 491 wells or 5%. Compared to the second quarter 2014, the well count increased most notably in the Williston (up 45 wells or 7%),...

2014-10-08 12:22:52

LONDON, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation (NYSE: NE), a leading offshore driller, today announced it plans to report financial results for the third quarter 2014 on Wednesday, October 29, 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 third quarter 2014 results on Thursday, October 30,...

2014-10-07 08:32:38

LARAMIE, Wyo., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WellDog Pty Ltd ('WellDog') announced today that it has collaborated with Shell International Exploration & Production, Inc. ('Shell') over the past eighteen months to develop a new technical service for locating natural gas and natural gas liquids in shale formations. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141007/150624 This announcement follows a laboratory and field development program undertaken by the two companies, leveraging...

2014-10-07 08:23:39

HOUSTON, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Independence Contract Drilling, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: ICD) today announced that Philip A. Choyce, Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, will present at the 4-D Global Energy Investor Day in Paris, France on Friday, October 10, 2014 at 10:00 a.m., Central European Summer Time. The company presentation to be used by Mr. Choyce can be accessed on the Company's website at www.icdrilling.com in the Investor section. About...

2014-10-07 08:22:16

HOUSTON, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) announced today that the international rig count for September 2014 was 1,323, down 16 from the 1,339 counted in August 2014, and up 39 from the 1,284 counted in September 2013. The international offshore rig count for September 2014 was 333, up 18 from the 315 counted in August 2014, and up 20 from the 313 counted in September 2013. The average U.S. rig count for September 2014 was 1,930, up 26 from the...


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