The company has raised guidance for 2Q19 and full year production volumes by 0.4 million boe.
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The 10% interest in the BM-S8-block in Brazil's Santos basin has been acquired by Equinor from Barra Energia for US$379 million.
The company owns 13 license areas in the Solimões Basin in the Brazilian state of Amazonas with a total acreage of approximately 32 600 km2.
John Bell, Akselos, looks at the new super-fast simulation technology that is helping companies in the upstream industry achieve asset life extension.
An ORCA for OBM breaker fluid, one of Cleansorb’s range of well treatment fluids, was used on behalf of an operator in the Middle East.
The well began producing oil immediately and has been in the process of unloading the frac fluid while continuing to produce oil.
The single-lift operation took 2 hours to complete from positioning the vessel Pioneering Spirit around the 3800 t platform to the moment of the lift.
The Mærsk Innovator is now firmly contracted to continue drilling infill wells at the Buzzard field on the UK Continental Shelf until February 2020.
A net 65 m hydrocarbon saturated interval has been encountered from within the Kirkham Abbey formation indicating a substantial hydrocarbon accumulation, including a significant liquids component.
Equinor’s six-figure sponsorship agreement includes supporting the current Code Factory programme, which aims to engage young people in coding, programming and virtual reality and support building these critical skills early.