North of Scotland

Stena Forth booked for Guyana exploration well

February 20, 2019

Aberdeen-headquartered Stena Drilling has been booked for an exploration well on the Orinduik block offshore Guyana. Project partners Eco (Atlantic) Oil and Gas, Total and Tullow selected the Stena Forth drillship for the Jethro-Lobe prospect. Stena Forth is currently stationed off West Africa. Read more on Energy Voice here.

North of Scotland

Total reveals major gas find west of Shetland

September 24, 2018

French oil major Total said today that its Glendronach prospect could contain one trillion cubic feet (tcf) of gas. The Stena Don semi-submersible rig started drilling the well in May and encountered a 140 ft gas column. One tcf equates to about 175 million barrels of oil equivalent. Read more on Energy Voice here.