Existing infrastructure, falling costs, standardization and exploration prospects are among the attributes that keep the U.S. Gulf of Mexico on Hess’ radar.

Tullow positions itself offshore Comoros, a potential future oil and gas hot spot, as it prepares to drill offshore Guyana next year.

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Two years after entering Oklahoma’s Scoop, both Gulfport Energy and Casillas Petroleum said they are seeing returns from highly-economic wells.

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Denver-based FourPoint Energy is using acquisitions and a proprietary, region-wide database to create new value in the overlooked western Anadarko Basin.

The Pluma-1 well, which was drilled by the Noble Tom Madden drillship, hit about 37 m (121 ft) of high-quality hydrocarbon-bearing sandstone reservoir.

Familiar trends will continue to resonate in the new year as Shale 2.0 becomes another year older.

Check out the latest activity highlights from around the world.

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The field studies project, now in phase 17, seeks to advance geophysical research to explore new methods and technologies for better reservoir performance.

Amin Nasser said the program will attract investments of about US$150 billion over the next decade.

A multiclient program offers new insights into the Pegasus Basin.

EOC: Know This—Technology Rules In The Oil Patch

With the proper tools and knowledge, producers gain the edge, say panelists at Hart Energy's Executive Oil Conference in Midland, Texas.

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