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Falklands Sea Lion development on track to begin offshore operations

Thursday, September 20th 2018 - 06:52 UTC
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Negotiations continue with service providers for the Premier Oil-operated Sea Lion development in the offshore North Falkland basin. According to partner Rockhopper Exploration, Phase 1 will develop around 220 MMbbl in license PL032 and a further 300 MMbbl from the license’s remaining resources under Phase 2. Read full article


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  • golfcronie

    Good on you Premier and Rockhopper. About time methinks.

    Sep 20th, 2018 - 07:52 am - Link - Report abuse +1
  • Brit Bob

    Regarding Falklands oil exploration, Argentine Foreign Minister Jorge Taiana stated in February 2010, that his Government would take 'all measures necessary to preserve our rights' and also reiterated that Argentina had a 'permanent claim' on the islands, saying 'Buenos Aires would complain to the UN over the oil project and might take the case to the International Courts of Justice in the Hague.' (British Drilling for Falklands Oil Threatens Argentine Relations, Pope F. 13 Feb 2010 & Potential Drilling off Falklands Provokes Tensions Between UK & Argentina IRRU News 17 Feb 2010)
    Why's it taking so long Jorge?

    Falklands – Territorial Waters:

    Sep 20th, 2018 - 09:34 am - Link - Report abuse +1
  • GALlamosa

    Think he got fired Bob. And wonder what the old geezer from Patagonia is doing with all his spare nails.

    Sep 20th, 2018 - 04:52 pm - Link - Report abuse +1

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