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Wildcat provides access to global exploration and appraisal activity and results, and the most comprehensive insights into global exploration performance available.
Completed global exploration and appraisal wells analysed
Offshore basins covered by our exploration performance and failure analysis, including 300+ high-impact exploration wells
High-impact, post-2008 exploration wells analysed for up-to-date insight
Exploration companies’ activity and performance tracked since 2014
Full coverage of global High Impact wells since 2008, including well locations, play / prospect information, participating companies, detailed analysis of pre-drill change of success and resource estimates. Westwood commentary on well results and failure analysis, written by our team of technical experts.
Success Rates and Volumes. Wildcat provides all the information E&P companies need to improve their exploration performance. It provides the data needed to build an exploration strategy, benchmark new ventures and access opportunities, calibrate the risk and resource of prospect inventories, and define an appraisal plan that will lead to successful developments.
We produce bi-monthly technical reports on a range of relevant industry themes and hot topics – including emerging basins, focus on specific regional activity / performance, factors driving success or failures as well as regular reviews of the ‘Key wells to Watch’.
We also provide monthly Exploration activity reports, corporate reports and our Annual State of Exploration.
Global coverage of all available and closed farm-out opportunities. Allows companies to understand the deal status, who the seller is, any pre-deal information and Westwood’s view on volumes and chance of success. We also provide a post-deal summary and overview, including our own commentary and views.
Our Farm-Out Analytics functionality allows users to search, view and benchmark farm-in deal metrics.
We cover 500+ active farm outs, deal term benchmarks, 3,000 completed deals, farm-in success rate analysis, and farm-in costs & value metrics.
We product Bi-annual reports of farm-in activity and performance. We review the previous year’s farm-outs – be region, by water depth, by play maturity and by company. We analyse the deal terms including Exploration net farm-in costs and promote levels.
We then provide analysis on the performance from farm-out drilling.
Key geological data of all high impact appraisal wells.
Wildcat covers 300 appraised discoveries, underperforming asset assessments, appraisal effectiveness tracking, MCFS benchmarks, appraisal activity monitoring and regular appraisal reports.
Benchmark appraisal activity and resource progression. You can use our Appraisal search functionality to identify and analyse appraisal programmes for analogues to benchmark appraisal performance and to scope future appraisal projects.
We regularly release technical reports on key appraisal themes as well as annual reviews of High impact appraisal activity and outlooks for what is planned. We include recent case studies and cover Appraisal ‘hits and misses’.
Improve internal decision-making with an independent and objective source of exploration-performance benchmarking, risk calibration, and opportunity identification.
Obtain insight on activity and performance of companies operating within your jurisdiction.
Identify and evaluate farm-in opportunities and calibrate optimum levels of promote.
Track the activity and performance of global E&P companies.
Integrate our intelligence with internal systems and workflows.
Save time and resource with an industry-standard, global well-intelligence service.
We all use the Wildcat service and what you produce is ‘clearly differentiated’ in the depth of the geological analysis. Your research team’s knowledge is excellent and are very helpful.
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Business Development Manager
+44 (0) 20 3794 5375
Sales Manager (APAC)
+65 6635 2006