http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil Halliburton releases first 3D logging-while-drilling technology https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/17/halliburton-releases-first-3d-logging-while-drilling-technology Halliburton launched 3D reservoir mapping, providing detailed representation of subsurface structures to improve well placement in complex reservoirs. Equinor drills dry Norwegian well west of Johan Sverdrup https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/16/equinor-drills-dry-norwegian-well-west-of-johan-sverdrup Equinor Energy AS, operator of production licence 502, has completed the drilling of wildcat well 16/5-7. Recoverable oil reserves at Russkoye field increased 8% https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/14/recoverable-oil-reserves-at-russkoye-field-increased-8 The AB1 recoverable oil reserves of Russkoye field have increased 8% following exploration work carried out by Tyumenneftegaz, a petroleum production company belonging to Rosneft. Aker BP strikes oil in the NOAKA area, offshore Norway https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/12/aker-bp-strikes-oil-in-the-noaka-area-offshore-norway Aker BP is about to complete the Liatårnet exploration well in license 442 in the NOAKA area. The well has proved oil with a gross resource estimate of 80-200 MMboe. CNOOC China signs cooperation framework agreement with Sinopec Corp. https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/10/cnooc-china-signs-cooperation-framework-agreement-with-sinopec-corp CNOOC Limited has announced that CNOOC China Limited, its subsidiary, has signed a Cooperation Framework Agreement with China Petroleum and Chemical Corporation (Sinopec Corp.) regarding the sea areas of Bohai, Beibu Gulf and South Yellow Sea, as well as North Jiangsu basin. Capricorn Norge strikes out southeast of Norne field https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/10/capricorn-norge-strikes-out-southeast-of-norne-field Capricorn Norge AS, operator of PL 758, has completed the drilling of wildcat well 6508/1-3. Acteon acquires Proserv’s field technology services, survey businesses https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/8/acteon-acquires-proserv-s-field-technology-services-survey-businesses Subsea services group Acteon is adding subsea cutting expertise to its Claxton brand with the acquisition of Proserv’s international Field Technology Services and Survey business units. Equinor finds more oil in the Oseberg area https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/4/equinor-finds-more-oil-in-the-oseberg-area Equinor has, on behalf of the Oseberg partners, made a profitable oil discovery related to Oseberg Vestflanken. Eni awarded new EandP license in the prolific Tano basin, offshore Ghana https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/3/eni-awarded-new-ep-license-in-the-prolific-tano-basin-offshore-ghana Eni (70%) and its partner Vitol (30%) have been awarded rights to Block WB03, located in the medium deep waters of the prolific Tano basin, offshore Ghana. Africa Oil Week to focus on role of oil, gas in South Africa’s future energy mix https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/2/africa-oil-week-to-focus-on-role-of-oil-gas-in-south-africa-s-future-energy-mix With Africa Oil Week (https://Africa-OilWeek.com) in Cape Town in its 26th year, this year’s event – from Nov. 4-8 – will feature, for the first time, a day-long “South African Showcase.”