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Jul 15 2019
A new study by Westwood Global Energy Group shows that new entrant E&P companies to the UKCS since 2008 now control 46% of production, 39% of reserves and 64% of potentially commercial volumes yet to be developed. New entrants are producing over 300 million barrels of oil equivalent per year but their appetite for buying […]
Jun 6 2019
Exploration performance in Norway has dropped significantly in the last five years, reflecting a deterioration of quality of the prospect portfolio. Despite this, a dramatic increase in high impact drilling is planned for 2019 – results will be a key test of Norway’s ability to sustain exploration into the future. Westwood has looked back on […]
May 9 2019
The Maria field in the Norwegian Sea came onstream a year ahead of schedule and ~$370m underbudget. The field has underperformed, triggering a 71% downward revision to the 207mmboe reserves at sanction, and 50% of the US$1.5 billion capital cost of the project being written off so far. Westwood benchmarking shows that Maria was under-appraised […]
In the lower oil price environment Wildcat enables Exploration and Production companies to improve exploration performance. We do this by providing unique technical and commercial insight to underpin key exploration and appraisal decision making.
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