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Mexico upstream news

IFR Joint Venture commences drilling at Tecolutla

International Frontier Resources Corporation has announced that in partnership with Mexican petrochemical leader Grupo IDESA, Tonalli Energia has spudded its first evaluation well, TEC-10, at its onshore Tecolutla block. 


DEA wins three exploration blocks as operator in Mexico’s bid round 3.1

In Mexico’s shallow water bid round 3.1, Deutsche Erdoel Mexico was awarded two blocks with its partners Pemex Exploration and Production and CEPSA and one block jointly with its partners Sapura E&P and Premier Oil. In all three blocks, the affiliate of the German E&P company DEA, Deutsche Erdoel Mexico will be the operator.


Pemex signs contract with Lewis Energy for the Olmos field

Petróleos Mexicanos and Lewis Energy México signed the first Integrated Exploration and Extraction Contract (CSIEE) for the Olmos field, which is located in the state of Coahuila. The purpose is to assess and develop the Eagle Ford field in Mexico.


TGS announces Mexico well data award

TGS announces that it has obtained commercial authorisation from the Mexican regulator, Comisión Nacional de Hidrocarburos (CNH), to process its entire library of more than 30 000 wells in Mexico.