Services

Non-U.S. Regulatory Agency Reports

Since our founding over 50 years ago, Netherland Sewell has delivered thousands of reports to petroleum and financial concerns throughout the world. Our clients include small privately owned oil and gas companies, major and independent oil and gas companies, government owned oil and gas companies, financial institutions, government agencies, investors, and law firms. We offer a complete range of engineering, geological, and geophysical services and have the technical experience and ability to perform these services in any of the onshore and offshore oil and gas producing areas of the world.

We deliver a full and fair inventory of reserves and cash flow.

Our technical staff is intimately familiar with the recognized industry reserves and resources definitions. In addition to filings for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), our reports are used by clients for filings with regulatory agencies such as the Alberta Securities Commission and the Department of Energy, and for equity offerings on the New York, London, Alberta, Hong Kong, and other stock exchanges.

Canadian Stock Exchanges

The selected projects listed below entailed preparing reports for Canadian stock exchange purposes in accordance with Canadian National Instrument 51-101 – Standards of Disclosure for Oil and Gas Activities and the Canadian Oil and Gas Evaluation Handbook. To talk to an expert regarding an evaluation for the Canadian Exchanges please call Bob Barg in our Dallas office at 214-969-5401, or click here for an on-line option.

  • Estimated the proved, probable, and possible reserves and future revenue to the Compton Petroleum Corporation interest in certain oil, gas, and coalbed methane properties located in Alberta, British Columbia, and Manitoba, Canada.
  • Estimated the proved, probable, and possible reserves and future revenue to the Teton Energy Corporation interest in certain oil and gas properties in Grand Valley Field, Garfield County, Colorado. The properties produce from the Mesaverde Reservoir in the Piceance Basin.
  • Estimated the proved, probable, and possible reserves and future revenue to the Stormcat Energy Corporation interest in certain coalbed methane properties located in the Powder River Basin of Wyoming.
  • Estimated the proved, probable, and possible reserves and future revenue to the Arrowhead Resources (USA) Ltd. (a wholly owned subsidiary of Gemini Energy Corp.) interest in certain oil and gas properties located in Pinedale Field, Sublette County, Wyoming. The properties produce from the Lance and Mesaverde Formations.
  • Estimated the proved, probable, and possible reserves and future revenue to the Pacific Energy Resources Ltd. acquisition interest in certain oil and gas properties located in Beta Field, federal waters offshore California, and in Kern County, California.
  • Conducted an independent reserves evaluation of the proved, probable, and possible reserves and future revenue to the Fuel-X Tungkal Ltd. interest in certain oil and gas properties located in the Tungkal Production Sharing Contract, Mengoepeh Field, Indonesia. Evaluation included geophysical, geological, and petrophysical assessments; probabilistic evaluation of technically recoverable reserves; and a spreadsheet model to calculate production sharing contract economics.
  • Conducted an independent evaluation of the contingent resources to the Fuel-X Sebuku Ltd. working interest in certain oil and gas properties located in the Sebuku Production Sharing Contract, Makassar Strait, Indonesia. Evaluation included geophysical, geological, and petrophysical assessments and a probabilistic evaluation of technically recoverable resources.
  • Estimated the proved, probable, and possible oil reserves and future revenue to the interest of Addax Petroleum in 10 fields in Oil Mining Lease (OML) 123, 2 fields in OML 124, and 2 fields in Oil Prospecting Licenses 90/225 located in the Niger Delta Basin, Nigeria.
Hong Kong Stock Exchange

The selected projects listed below entailed preparing Summary Reports of the Technical Advisor in accordance with Chapter 18, Section 18.09(6), of the Listing Rules of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited for initial public offering or major company transaction. To talk to an expert regarding an evaluation for the Hong Kong Stock Exchange please call Rick Krenek in our Dallas office at 214.969.5401, or click here for an on-line option.

  • Performed Summary Reports of the Technical Advisor related to the Sino Union Petroleum & Chemical International Limited interest in several license blocks, onshore Republic of Madagascar.
  • Performed a Summary Repoofrt the Technical Advisor related to the New Times Group Holdings Limited interest in the Tartagal and Morillo License Areas located in the Salta Region, Argentina.
  • Performed Summary Reports of the Technical Advisor related to the Have Result Investment LTD and EPI Holdings Limited interest in the Chañares Herrados and Puesto Pozo Cercado License Areas, Mendoza Province, Argentina.
London AIM

The selected projects listed below entailed preparing Competent Person’s Reports (CPRs) in accordance with the AIM Rules for filing on the London Stock Exchange. To contact us regarding a project for the Alternate Investment Market (AIM) please call Dan Walker in our Dallas office at 214.969.5401, or click here for an on-line option.

  • Estimated the proved, probable, and possible reserves and future revenue to the Marlin Energy, L.L.C. interest in certain oil and gas properties located in Louisiana, Texas, and state and federal waters in the Gulf of Mexico for acquisition by Energy XXI Acquisition Corporation (Bermuda) Limited.
  • Conducted a technical evaluation of certain properties and exploration prospects within Block 12, located onshore in the Republic of Georgia, for Frontera Resources Corporation. Our evaluation consisted of a comprehensive reserves and resources assessment for Tarabani Field and selected prospects, as identified by Frontera, with sensitivity analyses on the economics of potential developments.
  • Completed reviews on behalf of Circle Oil plc of the potential hydrocarbon resources for (1) License Blocks 49/22, 49/23, 49/24, and 49/25 located in the North Celtic Sea, offshore Ireland and (2) the Etosha Basin permit area, Reconnaissance License No. 1 of 2003, onshore Namibia. For our reviews we had access to public information, reports from previous operators, and seismic data. Provided observations regarding the prospectivity of the subject areas.
  • Conducted an assessment of the in-place and recoverable prospective hydrocarbon resources for certain oil and gas exploration and development opportunities in 7 Vanco Energy Company license areas located offshore Côte d’Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Madagascar, and Morocco. Our evaluation included a total of 159 identified prospects comprising 20 separate play types over the 7 license areas. (Report was not submitted to the Exchange in favor of private placement.)