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Redline Communications applies digital oilfield connectivity to Argentina play
Redline Communications has received a USD 1m contract for the first phase of a wireless network that will connect people and machines across an entire oilfield in Argentina – improving productivity, efficiency and worker safety - 31st October 2014
BPZ prepares to sell gas from producing wells onshore Peru
Three onshore shallow exploration wells, ranging in depth from 3,500 to 3,800 feet, have been drilled at Block XXIII onshore Peru during 2014, according to BPZ Energy, and all three wells are flowing dry gas - 31st October 2014
Oryx sees flowback at Hawler Licence in Kurdistan
Oryx Petroleum has announced an appraisal drilling update for the Demir Dagh field in the Hawler licence area in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, including test results for the Demir Dagh-7 and Demir Dagh-8 appraisal wells (DD-7 and DD-8) - 31st October 2014
31st October 2014

Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA (EMGS) has received a letter of intent worth USD 7m from an oil company for 3D EM data acquisition in Thailand and Myanmar
31st October 2014

Tethys Petroleum has commenced the next phase of the seismic acquisition programme planned to identify the location of the first deep well to be drilled in the Bokhtar PSC in Tajikistan
31st October 2014

Leni Gas & Oil (LGO) has agreed to acquire a licence to a full-tensor gravity gradiometry (FTG) airborne survey over the entirety of the onshore Southern Basin of Trinidad