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CROSCO Wins Drilling Contract in Kurdistan

CROSCO Integrated Drilling & Well Services Co., Ltd. is pleased to announce that wholly-owned subsidiary Rotary Drilling Company commenced with the provision of drilling services for Kalegran Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of MOL Hungarian Oil and Gas Company. Drilling services are being provided with Rotary 2000 HP drilling rig Rotary 67 (pictured). The Bekhme 1 […]

Gulf Keystone Updates Kurdistan Operations

Gulf Keystone provided an update this morning on its active work program in Kurdistan. Sheikh Adi – 1 The Sheikh Adi-1 exploration well is currently at the 13.375 inch casing point at the bottom of the Cretaceous interval after side tracking around a section of the bottom hole assembly that had become stuck in the […]

MOL Shares Up Following Iraqi Kurdistan Report

MOL Hungarian Oil and Gas has informed the markets that, further to its recent notification on 8 November 2010 on the test results, it has submitted the Discovery Report on the Bijell-1 exploration well to the Ministry of Natural Resources of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. As previously announced, 3,743 bbl/d 13° API oil and […]

Gulf Keystone Shares Rally on Kurdistan Update

Shares in Gulf Keystone Petroleum (LSE: GKP) jumped 6.5% on Monday morning following an update on theie current exploration and testing activities in the Kurdistan region of Iraq: Shaikan-3 The well is currently in the Cretaceous Garagu Formation at 1,229 metres, measured depth.  Oil shows have been observed both while drilling and also in a […]

Gulf Keystone Update on Kurdistan Operations

Gulf Keystone Petroleum provided an update on its operations in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq this morning. The shares are down 3% in early trading, but have more than doubled in the past three months, partly on rumours of a take-over. Shaikan Long Term Test Facilities The recently constructed production test facilities near the location […]