RockRose Energy plc has announced that it has signed a Sale and Purchase Agreement to acquire Dyas B.V, which owns the non-operated, Netherlands gas and condensate producing assets of the Dyas group of companies, for €107 million.
Shell Offshore, Inc has announced a large, deep-water, exploration discovery in the Norphlet geologic play in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico with its Dover well (100% Shell).
TransCanada Corporation has announced that the National Energy Board (NEB) has recommended the federal government approve a variance to the previously issued North Montney Mainline Project certificate, which would allow construction to start on the proposed $1.4 billion natural gas project in northeast British Columbia.
Faroe Petroleum, the independent oil and gas company focusing principally on exploration, appraisal and production opportunities in Norway and the UK, has announced the commitment by the PL740 Brasse Joint Venture partners (Faroe 50% and operator and Point Resources 50%) to drill the Brasse East exploration well and award the associated rig contract, with commencement of drilling operations expected in Q4 2018.
Equinor has been awarded nine new licences in the 30th Offshore Licensing round, eight as operator, as announced by the Oil and Gas Authority.