West Africa

Highlights

Best Of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (Feb. 28, 2020)

Two Bone Springs completions reported by EOG in the Permian Basin and Chesapeake Energy Haynesville Shale discoveries top this week’s drilling activity highlights from around the world.

February 28, 2020

People , Exploration & Production

Kosmos Energy CFO Thomas Chambers Set To Retire

Kosmos Energy CFO Thomas P. Chambers is set to retire after a decades-long career in oil and gas, the Dallas-based E&P company said Feb. 24.

February 24, 2020

Subsea , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Hunting Acquires Enpro Subsea In All-cash Deal

Hunting Plc, the international energy services group, has completed the acquisition of Enpro Subsea Ltd. on Feb. 21 for a total consideration of $33 million payable on completion, plus a potential maximum earn out of $3 million based on EBITDA performance in 2020.

February 21, 2020

Highlights

Best Of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (Feb. 7, 2020)

A new Marcellus field discovery by Southwestern, EOG completes high-volume Wolfcamp Shale wells plus a Niobrara producer in the Powder River Basin top this week’s drilling activity highlights from around the world.

February 7, 2020

People , Exploration & Production , Acquisitions & Divestitures

VAALCO Energy To Target M&A With New President William Thomas

William R. Thomas has led the growth of a number of E&P companies throughout his career, which the VAALCO Energy board believes will support the company’s inorganic growth ambitions.

January 27, 2020

Exploration & Production

BP Signs Deal To Explore For Oil Offshore Angola

BP signed an agreement with Angola aimed at acquiring oil further exploration rights, the latest in a flurry of agreements between oil majors and Africa's second-biggest exporter.

January 21, 2020

Exploration & Production , Lease Sales

Eni, Total Among Winners Of Rights To Develop Angolan Frontier Blocks

Angola, Africa's second-biggest oil exporter, is working to reform its oil industry and broader economy to arrest a drop in production that has heaped pain on the economy.

January 16, 2020

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