Noble Discoverer recalled to Alaska

9/12/2011

The drillship Noble Discoverer will be recalled to Alaska early in the new year to fulfill contract obligations and is now unlikely to be able to complete drilling the Ruru exploration well for Shell Todd Oil Services (STOS).

Major milestones for Great South Basin venture

16/08/2011

OMV New Zealand and Shell New Zealand are pleased to announce major milestones for the Great South Basin joint venture, with the addition of Shell into the venture and confirmation that a comprehensive 3D seismic programme will begin later this year on Permits 50119 and 50120. Permit 50121 will be returned to the Crown.

NZ first, electromagnetic survey of Maui gas field

12/01/2011

Shell Todd Oil Services Limited (STOS), the operator of the Maui field, will conduct an electromagnetic survey in the Maui Production Mining License (PML 381012) in January 2011 for about a month.

 

Ruru exploration well to be drilled offshore South Taranaki

6/01/2011

Shell Todd Oil Services Limited (STOS) is drilling an exploration well called Ruru, south of and adjacent to the Maui field. Drilling will start in approximately February 2011 (weather dependant) using the Noble Discoverer drill ship.

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Shell has been safely operating in New Zealand for over 100 years. In August 2017 Shell Taranaki Limited took over operatorship of the Māui, Pohokura natural gas assets and Tank farms. It’s share of Kapuni was sold to Todd Energy who now operate the Kapuni field.