Submitted by oilgasafrica on Tue, 2015-10-13 23:00
Today, 14 October 2015, the Commission is conducting a search and seizure (dawn raid) operation at the premises of African Oxygen Limited, Oryx Oil South Africa (Pty) Ltd, EasiGas (Pty) Ltd and the Liquefied Petroleum Gas Safety Association of Southern Africa (LPG Association) in Gauteng and Kaya
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Mon, 2015-10-12 16:53
VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) today announced a re-sequencing update to its drilling and workover program offshore Gabon in the Etame Marin block.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Mon, 2015-10-12 16:47
Eni has been awarded with two new exploration licenses located in the Egyptian offshore of the Mediterranean Sea, North El Hammad and North Ras El Esh, as a result of the competitive 2015 EGAS bid round.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Sat, 2015-10-10 13:18
Eco (Atlantic) Oil & Gas Ltd. ("Eco Atlantic" or the "Company") (TSX-V:EOG, NSX:EOG) is pleased to announce that it has completed the processing of the 1,097 km2 3D Seismic Survey (the "Survey") (as announced on October 16, 2014) on the Cooper Block, PEL 30, (the "Block") located in the Walvis Basin, offshore Namibia.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Thu, 2015-10-08 13:56
Swala Energy Limited (“Swala” or “the Company”) is pleased to advise that its partly-owned subsidiary company, Swala Oil and Gas (Tanzania) Plc (“Swala Tanzania”) and Tata Petrodyne Limited (“TPL”) have finalised the outstanding terms of their farmout agreement for the Kilosa-Kilombero and Pangan
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Thu, 2015-10-08 13:50
Tullow Oil plc (Tullow) is pleased to announce that it has reached agreement with the Government of Gabon over its licences in the Onal Complex Fields. Following negotiations, Tullow has regained its 7.5% stake in the Onal Complex producing fields and the Ezanga block (formerly the Omoueyi exploration block).
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Sun, 2015-10-04 23:00
Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company Ltd (SNEPCo) has announced the start-up of production from the Bonga Phase 3 project.
Submitted by mediacoms1 on Thu, 2015-10-01 18:12
SacOil Holdings' AGM was held on Thursday, 01 October at their head office in Bryanston, Johannesburg. All resolutions were passed with a high degree of accord, with the total resolutions enjoying an average of 99.53% of votes in the affirmative.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Sun, 2015-09-20 23:00
Engen, the African energy multinational, is continuing its aggressive retail expansion in Mozambique, with plans for three service stations in the near future – one in Maputo and two in Inhambane.
Engen currently operates 16 services stations in Mozambique.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Tue, 2015-09-15 15:48
Easigas and Reatile Gaz are pleased to announce that they have entered into an agreement to merge their respective Southern African LPG operations.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Sun, 2015-08-30 23:00
Swala Energy Limited (“Swala” or “Company”) advises that, following a review of its assets and operations and as part of its continuing cost reduction exercise, it has decided to exit from Zambia so that it can continue to focus on its core areas of East Africa.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Tue, 2015-08-25 23:00
Engen Petroleum and Samir Engineering and Trading Co. Ltd (SETL) / Quantum Petroleum have announced SETL’s appointment as the official distributor of Engen’s full range of lubricants in Ghana.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Mon, 2015-08-24 23:00
The Fuels section of the 120 000 barrels-per-day Engen Refinery is up and running, following the completion of a 30–day maintenance outage at an estimated cost of over R150 million.
Submitted by JohnHarvey78 on Wed, 2015-07-29 10:58
Cees Uijlenhoed, executive director: commercial for West African-based oil and gas company FIRST E&P, believes that with Nigeria’s subsurface risk ranking among the lowest in the world and the peaceful transition to a new government, the country’s oil and gas sector is poised for a “new dawn”
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Mon, 2015-07-27 23:00
PA Resources is pleased to announce that it has submitted an updated Zarat Field Plan of Development to the Tunisian authorities. This Plan of Development is a technically and commercially robust plan which has been constructed by the Zarat Field joint development team; an integrated team comprising of staff from both PA Resources and the state oil company, ETAP (L’Entreprise Tunisienne d’Activités Pétrolières).