New Zealand halts offshore block offers

New Zealand halts offshore block offers

NZ to end new offshore exploration beyond 47 extant licences, restrict onshore hunt to Taranaki 

Policy

12 APRIL 2018
AWE farms out NZ permit

AWE farms out NZ permit

New Zealand Oil & Gas and majority owner split 50% share in PEP 55768

M&A

09 APRIL 2018
Aussie SRG acquires Kiwi TBS to expand service footprint

Aussie SRG acquires Kiwi TBS to expand service footprint

Transaction should add 30% value in coming year and increase Trans-Tasman footprint 

M&A

05 APRIL 2018
Uncertainty no deterrent to new NZ player

Uncertainty no deterrent to new NZ player

New Zealand has delayed its block offers as Sapura Energy makes 'strategic' farm in 

Policy

28 MARCH 2018
NZ Petroleum Conference opens as uncertainty dogs industry 

NZ Petroleum Conference opens as uncertainty dogs industry 

Petroleum's economic role will be central in conference as industry wonders on end to block offers 

Policy

26 MARCH 2018
New Zealand considers cutting exploration 

New Zealand considers cutting exploration 

Jacinda Ardern won't say no, or yes, to stopping Block Offers 

Policy

21 MARCH 2018
Shell exits NZ after a century

Shell exits NZ after a century

It's not the Kiwis, it's Shell's divestment plan 

Australasia

16 MARCH 2018
Contact sells Ahuroa

Contact sells Ahuroa

Contact sells Taranaki Ahuroa gas storage facility to First Gas to pay off debt, but retains use.

M&A

22 DECEMBER 2017
NZ's huge offshore potential

NZ's huge offshore potential

Land of long white cloud could increase petroleum revenue by 900%: Maritime New Zealand.

Exploration

12 DECEMBER 2017
Melbana keen on Pukatea spud

Melbana keen on Pukatea spud

Junior eyeing activity in NZ and Western Australia, while hope springs eternal in Cuba.

Australasia

04 DECEMBER 2017
NZ industry under the pump

NZ industry under the pump

PEPANZ launches pro-gas paper for incoming energy minister as majors continue exodus.

Policy

28 NOVEMBER 2017
Barque a game changer

Barque a game changer

NZOG's Barque could double NZ production says study.

Production

01 NOVEMBER 2017