WELCOME TO ROCKHOPPER
Rockhopper Exploration plc ("Rockhopper") is an AIM listed, UK based oil and gas exploration company and is the largest acreage holder in the Falkland Islands. It was established in 2004 to undertake an offshore oil exploration programme and was floated on AIM in August 2005. In August 2014 Rockhopper completed the takeover of Mediterranean Oil & Gas plc, and in January 2016 Rockhopper completed the acquisition of Falkland Oil and Gas Limited.
In the North Falkland Basin, Rockhopper holds 40% interests production licences PL032 & PL033, and a 64% stake in licence PL004, all operated by Premier Oil plc. In addition, Rockhopper holds operatorship of licences PL005 with a 100% interest, PL003a with a 95.5% interest, and PL003b with a 60.5% interest.
In the South and East Falkland Basin Rockhopper holds a 52.5% interest in licences PL010 – PL016 and a 40% interest in licences PL025 – PL029 & PL031. However, Rockhopper’s interest in licences PL010 – PL012 & PL-016 is reduced to 20% below the APX-150 sands, which were present at approximately 4,750 metres total depth in the Humpback well in PL-012.
Rockhopper also holds a portfolio of production, development/appraisal and exploration interests in Italy, Malta and France. These assets are run out of Rockhopper’s Rome office.
WHAT'S BEEN HAPPENING
Warning re fictitious job offers
We have recently become aware that a number of job offers purporting to come from Rockhopper have been made via email. These offers request the potential employee to provide personal details such as bank account and passport numbers and, in some cases, the payment of fees.
The individuals responsible for these offers have no connection with Rockhopper.
We urge anyone who has received a job offer via email not to divulge any personal details.