Frontera, CGX pushes back Guyana drilling by one year

Joint venture partners in the Corentyne block offshore Guyana – Frontera Energy and CGX Energy – have concluded collaborative discussions with the Government of Guyana concerning the rescheduling of the work commitments on the block. Frontera said on Friday that … Read More

ExxonMobil makes non-commercial discovery at Tanager-1 well off Guyana

U.S. oil major ExxonMobil has made another oil discovery at the Tanager-1 well off Guyana but the discovery was deemed non-commercial. The Tanager-1 well was drilled in the nearby Kaieteur Block, unlike ExxonMobil’s previous Guyana wells which were drilled in … Read More

Saipem gearing up for ExxonMobil’s Payara job

Italian oilfield contractor Saipem has recently received the authorization to proceed with the final phase of the Payara development project in Guyana from the project operator ExxonMobil. Saipem has been working in this country for the last three years, starting … Read More

Noble Corporation scores rig extension deal with ExxonMobil

Offshore drilling contractor Noble Corporation has been awarded a long-term extension for the ultra-deepwater drillship Noble Tom Madden from ExxonMobil. Noble said on Thursday that it has been awarded approximately 6.5 years of additional contract term under the commercial enabling … Read More