and Production

Our research on the exploration and production sector, with its unrivaled technical depth and analysis and context from renowned industry experts, provides vital intelligence on both global exploration and appraisal and on North West Europe exploration and production.

Our solutions for global E&P can help improve oil and gas exploration performance and are available as subscription-based data services, bespoke reporting or consultancy mandates. Our clients benefit from easily accessible insight that enables them to understand current trends, benchmark performance, set realistic expectations and improve exploration efficiency. Our services can also be used as tools for opportunity screening, risk assessment and investment decision making.

E&P Description


Global Exploration and Appraisal

Helping clients improve their exploration performance.

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Northwest Europe E&P

Essential business intelligence for the Northwest Europe E&P sector.

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News & Insights


State of Exploration 2020

Westwood has investigated success rates for exploration wells which targeted the five direct hydrocarbon indicators (DHIs) most commonly reported by companies pre-drill.

The State of Exploration 2020

Westwood has published its annual review of global exploration activity and performance over the last five years and the outlook for 2020 and beyond.

E&P Product Solutions

We specialise in providing in-depth upstream technical data and analysis for the global E&A and Northwest Europe E&P sectors, giving operators actionable insight into current and likely future industry conditions

Unique global exploration and appraisal performance database, easy-to-use benchmarking tools and reports stream delivering powerful technical insights.

In-depth technical and commercial databases, analytical tools and analysis of wells, assets, companies, regions and basins to support business development in Northwest Europe E&P.

E&P Commercial Advisory

We provide independent advice to businesses, financial institutions, investors and industry bodies. Our corporate strategy services include: exploration strategy formulation and performance benchmarking, North Sea basin entry strategy, portfolio optimisation, business development and growth initiatives. Transaction support includes provision of commercial due diligence services.

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Our Credentials


Nine of the ten most active global explorers rely on Wildcat


Six of the top ten reserve holders in the UK use Atlas


Provided INEOS independent throughput analysis for the Forties Pipeline System (FPS)


Advised SAEV on their investment in Earth Science Analytics

“Excellent for giving commercial and technical insight into what is really going on in the world of international oil and gas exploration.”

Oil and Gas Exploration CompanyDirector

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Dr Keith Myers

Dr Keith Myers

President, Research

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