Carnarvon boosts Bedout database following survey

Carnarvon Petroleum has completed the Keraudren extension 3D seismic survey, acquiring an additional 2600km2 over the Bedout Basin, Western Australia. This area contains a large seriatim of 50 prospects and leads, many with stacked targets, in a diverse range of plays and with direct access to the interpreted hydrocarbon source kitchens. The prospects and leads …
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Carnarvon locks in rig for Buffalo-10 well

Carnarvon Petroleum has confirmed that a drilling rig has been selected for the Buffalo-10 well, offshore East Timor in the Bonaparte Basin. The well is planned to be drilled in October of this year, with the company signing a letter of intent (LOI) with the relevant rig contractor, a formal rig contract, consistent with the …
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Dorado Project

Carnarvon, Santos prepare for Bedout drilling

Carnarvon Petroleum has started planning for exploration drilling of its wells in the Bedout Basin offshore Western Australia. The company advised that the operator Santos had taken delivery of the Noble Tom Prosser jack-up drilling rig, which is currently working on other operations prior to its mobilisations to the Bedout Basin. Both wells target prospects …
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New gas deal on the cards for Santos, Rio Tinto

Santos has signed a new gas supply agreement with mining company Rio Tinto to supply up to 15 petajoules (PJ) of natural gas. As part of the agreement, Santos will commence supplying gas to Rio Tinto in late 2021. Managing director and chief executive officer Kevin Gallagher said Rio has been long-term buyer of gas …
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Santos

Dorado JV to make FPSO contractor decision

Joint venture partners Santos and Carnarvon Petroleum are on the verge of choosing their preferred contractor for the production storage and offloading (FPSO) facility for the Dorado oil project offshore Western Australia. Carnarvon, in a September quarter update, reported that a pre-FEED competition for the FPSO is well advanced, with the JV in the final …
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Dorado Project

Dorado partners continue development progress

Dorado joint venture partner Carnarvon Petroleum has confirmed that development work will continue on the oil and gas field offshore Western Australia despite the challenging market conditions caused by COVID-19 and lower oil prices. As a result, Carnarvon, which holds a 20 per cent interest in the Dorado field alongside Santos (operator, 80 per cent), …
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Dorado Project

Carnarvon pushes ahead with Dorado

Carnarvon Petroleum, a joint venture partner in the Santos-operated Dorado oil field offshore Western Australia, has reported that work on the front end engineering and design (FEED) for the development continues despite COVID-19 and the drop in oil prices. The company reinforced that due to the sheer size and nature of the Bedout Basin field, …
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Santos sets up core asset hubs

Santos has revealed its focus on safe, low-cost, efficient operations has contributed to strong results across each of the company’s five core long-life asset hubs in 2019. The company’s appraisal program at Dorado in Western Australia resulted in a significant resource upgrade and proved the Bedout Basin to be a world-class liquids-rich petroleum system with …
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Dorado JV identifies high-quality exploration targets

Carnarvon Petroleum has reported that the first preliminary data set from the 2019 Keraudren 3D seismic survey has provided superior quality data over the Dorado joint venture project offshore Western Australia in the Bedout Basin. The results from Keraudren 3D will lead to establishing high-quality exploration drilling targets in the survey area and define the …
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