Africa

Seismic

SeaBird Exploration Wins Contract For Seismic Survey In Africa

SeaBird Exploration has signed a contract to acquire a 2-D seismic survey for an international oil and gas company in the Africa region on Sept. 19.

September 19, 2019

Seismic

TGS Commences Ultradeep Survey Offshore Senegal

TGS has commenced a new survey in the MSGBC Basin, offshore north-west Africa on Sept. 19.

September 19, 2019

Reservoir Evaluation , Deepwater , Digital Oilfield

Schlumberger Introduces Intelligent Wireline Formation Testing Platform

The Ora platform brings unprecedented performance in dynamic reservoir characterization.

September 18, 2019

Field Development

Egypt’s Baltim South West Gas Field Starts Production

Output will rise to 500 MMcf/d by second-quarter 2020 when five wells are expected to be online, the oil ministry said in a statement.

September 17, 2019

Deepwater , Logistics , Seismic , Acquisitions & Divestitures

TGS Adds Deepwater Node, Acquisitions To Accelerate Growth

TGS has achieved five milestones accelerating the company’s growth strategy, the company said on Sept. 16.

September 16, 2019

Exploration & Production , Lease Sales

Angola Spotlights Frontier Offshore Acreage For Upcoming Round

Africa’s second largest oil-producing country will offer 10 blocks for oil and gas exploration, development and production in October.

September 10, 2019

Exploration & Production , International

US Judge Rejects Exxon, Shell Attempt To Revive $1.8 Billion Arbitration Award

The companies claimed that Nigerian oil company took more crude from the project than was allowed.

September 5, 2019

Exploration & Production , Transactions

Tullow Oil Calls Off Plans To Sell Stake In Uganda Project

The London-listed firm had previously sold about two-thirds of the project to CNOOC and Total for $2.9 billion in transactions completed by 2012.

August 29, 2019

Exploration & Production

Eni Makes ‘Significant’ Gas, Condensate Discovery In Nigeria

Eni said Aug. 27 a well drilled by its affiliate Nigerian Agip Oil Co. Ltd. (NAOC) has discovered would could amount to about 1 trillion cubic feet of gas and 60 million barrels of associated condensate in Nigeria’s Niger Delta.

August 27, 2019

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

U.S. EXIM Bank Seeks Vote On $5 Billion Loan To Mozambique LNG Project

EXIM estimated interest and fee income from the transaction of more than $600 million from a consortium led by Occidental Petroleum Corp.'s recently acquired Anadarko Petroleum Co.

August 23, 2019