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Rosneft plans Geological Survey in Kurdistan in 2019

By John Lee. Russia’s Rosneft will reportedly conduct geological exploration in Iraqi Kurdistan this year. CEO Igor Sechin (pictured) is quoted as telling the annual general meeting: “The company continues to implement the project to develop fields in Iraqi Kurdistan in the Middle East, where a geological exploration program is scheduled for this year to […]

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 […]