Drilling Production

Study: Upstream project delivery improving

Execution of upstream oil and gas projects is improving, says a new study by Wood Mackenzie. Midsize to large projects in growing numbers have been delivered on target during the past 12 months.






Essar to lift Indian CBM output, study shale

Essar Oil & Gas Exploration & Production Ltd. plans to double production from its Raniganj East coalbed methane block in West Bengal and assess shale resources there and in CBM holdings elsewhere in India.





Tonalli plans horizontal well in Veracruz

International Frontier Resources reported plans for a horizontal well on the Tecolutla block in the Mexican state of Veracruz after production increased throughout an extended production test of its TEC-10 well. It expects its Tonalli Energia…