West Africa

Public Capital , People , Deepwater

Tullow Oil CEO Resigns After Company Continues To Face Issues Offshore Ghana

Tullow Oil on Dec. 9 said its CEO Paul McDade has resigned and the oil and gas explorer also scrapped its dividends, as it continues to face issues at its fields in Ghana.

December 9, 2019

Public Capital , Earnings , Exploration & Production

Tullow Oil Shares Sink With Production Outlook In Guyana

Tullow Oil's stock, which surged on the news from oil discoveries offshore Guyana, shed as much as 22% of its value on Nov. 13.

November 13, 2019

Highlights

Best Of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (Sept. 27, 2019)

A Three Forks producer by WPX, a Woodford completion in Grady County, Okla., and an oil discovery offshore Angola top this week’s drilling activity highlights from around the world.

September 27, 2019

Highlights

Best Of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (Sept. 20, 2019)

An Eagle Ford discovery by Chesapeake, high-volume Haynesville completions and Exxon Mobil’s latest offshore discovery top this week’s drilling activity highlights from around the world.

September 20, 2019

Subsea

Nexans Wins Contract For BP’s Greater Tortue Ahmeyim Project

Nexans will provide the umbilicals and ancillary hardware needed for the natural gas project offshore Mauritania and Senegal.

August 28, 2019

Unconventional , Highlights , Discoveries , Shale Plays

Best Of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (July 26, 2019)

Marathon Three Forks discovery, Marcellus completions from Chesapeake and Cabot plus an offshore discovery by Exxon Mobil top this week’s drilling activity highlights from around the world.

July 26, 2019

Public Capital , Exploration & Production , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , International , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Total To Hold Talks With Algeria Over Anadarko Assets

Total CEO Patrick Pouyanne said he is not worried by media reports that Algiers would block the deal to buy Anadarko Petroleum's assets in the country.

May 29, 2019

Renewables

Senegal Imports Turbines For West Africa’s First Big Wind Farm Project

Senegal started importing turbines for its first large-scale wind farm on May 23, the biggest such project in West Africa that will supply nearly a sixth of the country's power.

May 23, 2019

Public Capital , Deepwater , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Mergers

Total CEO Says Planned Buy Of Anadarko's Africa Assets ‘Perfectly Fitting'

Speaking at an event in Washington, Total CEO Patrick Pouyanne said the oil major has had its eyes on Anadarko's Africa assets for more than a year.

May 16, 2019

Trends

A&D Transactions From The Week Of May 15, 2019

Here’s a snapshot of energy deals from the past week including Occidental’s victory in the Anadarko Petroleum takeover battle plus Equinor’s $965 million Gulf of Mexico steal.

May 15, 2019