Statoil awarded the contract for offshore facility services on the Statfjord and Snorre fields to Coor Service Management for NOK 1.1 billion (US$134 million) over a five-year period, to begin on 1-Jul-2015. The contract includes an option for a three-year extension.
AWE reported that Origin Energy has spud the Yolla-5 production well using the West Telesto jack up rig in permit T/L1. It is located in Bass Strait, approximately 140 km off Kilcunda, Victoria.
Drillsearch Energy reported that Santos Energy has discovered wet gas at Kyanite-1 exploration well in PEL513, located on the Western Cooper Wet Gas Fairway of the Cooper Basin, Australia.