Submitted by oilgasafrica on Fri, 2017-10-06 06:08
CH2M has been awarded a new marine engineering support contract on BP's innovative Tortue development offshore Mauritania and Senegal.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Thu, 2016-02-04 22:59
Kosmos Energy (NYSE: KOS) announced today that its Guembeul-1 exploration well, located in the northern part of the St. Louis Offshore Profond license area in Senegal, has made a significant gas discovery.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Thu, 2015-11-05 15:10
The first appraisal well to be drilled on the SNE oil field located 100km offshore Senegal has been spudded. The SNE-2 well will be drilled in approximately 1,100 metres of water and drilled to a TDVSS (total vertical depth subsea) of approximately 2,770 metres before an evaluation program including logging, coring and flow testing is undertaken.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Wed, 2015-10-14 09:14
FAR Limited (‘FAR’) and its Senegal joint venture partners have executed contracts for the use of the Ocean Rig Athena drillship for a drilling program in FAR’s highly prospective offshore Senegal Blocks starting in the coming weeks.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Sun, 2015-06-07 23:00
American Capital Energy & Infrastructure ("ACEI") announced today a commitment to invest in Senegal's first industrial-scale wind power project and the largest wind farm planned in West Africa. The project will help the country reduce its reliance on high-cost oil-fired power generation. The total capital cost of this facility is estimated at €305 million, with ACEI anticipating to provide an estimated €76 million of equity and the remainder expected from senior and mezzanine lenders.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Thu, 2014-12-18 00:00
African Petroleum Corporation, an independent oil and gas exploration company operating ten licences in five countries offshore West Africa, is pleased to announce that its subsidiary African Petroleum Senegal Limited has just received confirmation from the President in the form of a Presidential decree of entry into the First Renewal Period on licence Senegal Offshore Sud Profond (“SOSP”). Prior to entering into the First Renewal Period, Petrosen (the National Oil Company of Senegal) agreed to defer the existing well commitment of the First Renewal Period of SOSP by 18 months to allow for further technical work by the Company prior to drilling.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Mon, 2014-11-10 08:11
FAR Ltd (ASX: FAR) has made a second oil discovery offshore Senegal in West Africa in the SNE-1 well. The SNE-1 well has discovered a 95 metre gross oil bearing column with net oil pay zone thickness of
36 metres in Albian aged sandstones which display excellent reservoir potential. High quality 32° API oil has been recovered to the surface.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Tue, 2014-10-07 12:28
Cairn together with its joint venture partners is pleased to announce that the FAN-1 exploration well, offshore Senegal, has discovered oil.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Sun, 2014-08-17 23:00
ContourGlobal, an international power generation company, announced today that it has signed an agreement with the Senegalese national utility, Societe Nationale d'Electricite du Senegal (SENELEC), to rehabilitate an existing brownfield site and construct a new 53 MW thermal facility under a 20-y
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Mon, 2014-07-28 15:33
FAR had previously announced a modification to the Senegal drilling programme in order to incorporate essential maintenance. FAR holds 15% and is in a Joint Venture with Cairn (40%) and Operator, ConocoPhillips (35%) and Petrosen (10%).
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Thu, 2014-01-23 08:24
Based on its recent research on the ICT in the oil and gas industry, Frost & Sullivan presents SkyVision with the 2014 African Award for Vertical Market Penetration Leadership. SkyVision has established a strong local presence by developing a comprehensive network of local partners and representatives throughout Africa.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Thu, 2013-08-29 09:26
APR Energy, a global leader in fast-track power, today announces that it has been awarded 147MW of new contracts for fast-track power projects in Mozambique, Senegal, and Indonesia.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Wed, 2013-07-24 00:00
Orange and Total have signed a partnership giving Orange customers access to Orange Money services at all TOTAL service stations in African and Middle-Eastern countries where the two groups are present and Orange Money is available, a total of 13 countries1 to date.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Wed, 2013-05-15 00:00
AOG is pleased to confirm that the initial public offering (IPO) of its upstream energy division, Oryx Petroleum, was successfully completed today.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Tue, 2012-07-03 00:00
Puma Energy LLC (“Puma Energy”), the global mid and downstream oil company, has completed the acquisition of 100% of the issued share capital of Vitogaz Senegal SA. The principal asset is a 5,000m3 Liquefied Petroleum Gas ("LPG") terminal in the port of Dakar, Senegal.