Eirik Raude leaves Africa for Falkland Islands

Eirik Raude leaves Africa for Falkland Islands

Eirik Raude semi-submersible drilling rig has begun its mobilization to the North Falkland Basin from West Africa. ...

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Soco slashes capex and production guidance

Soco slashes capex and production guidance

Soco International has said that its capital expenditure for 2014 should be around $90 million, down from $161 ...

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SeaBird gets LoI for seismic survey in W. Africa

SeaBird gets LoI for seismic survey in W. Africa

SeaBird Exploration Plc has received a letter of intent for the Northern Explorer vessel for a 2D seismic survey in ...

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Mozambique extends deadline for 5th licensing round

Mozambique extends deadline for 5th licensing round

The National Petroleum Institute (INP) of Mozambique has extended the deadline for applying in the fifth licensing ...

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Polarcus nets West Africa shoot

Polarcus nets West Africa shoot

UAE based company specializing in high-end towed streamer data acquisition, Polarcus Limited has signed a Letter of ...

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Offshore Liberia bid round completed. Results expected soon

Offshore Liberia bid round completed. Results expected soon

The National Oil Company of Liberia (NOCAL) has announced the closing of the Liberia Basin competitive bid round, ...

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Tullow to cut exploration budget for 2015

Tullow to cut exploration budget for 2015

Tullow Oil, oil and gas exploration company focused on Africa, will significantly reduce spending on exploration ...

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Saipem chooses BMT riser monitoring for Egina field

Saipem chooses BMT Riser Monitoring for Egina field

BMT Scientific Marine Services (BMT), a subsidiary of BMT Group Ltd, has been selected by Saipem to supply the ...

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Bowleven gets nod for completion of Etinde farm-out

Bowleven gets nod for completion of Etinde farm-out

Bowleven has received notification from the Ministry of Mines of the Cameroon Government’s approval of the ...

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Chariot abandons ‘risky’ Namibian licence

Chariot abandons Namibian licence

Chariot Oil & Gas Limited has opted not to apply for a new exploration licence in the Northern Blocks ...

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Harvest to use FPSO for Ruche field, offshore Gabon

Harvest to use FPSO for Ruche field, offshore Gabon

Harvest Natural Resources has received approval for its Development and Production Plan (FDP) for Ruche field, ...

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Spectrum gets Madagascar seismic data rights

Spectrum gets Madagascar seismic data rights

Spectrum and OMNIS (Office des Mines Nationales et des Industries Stratégiques) in Madagascar have signed an ...

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Infographics: Total’s Moho Nord project

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Total, French oil and gas giant, has launched an infographics showing its Moho Nord development in Congo. The ...

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BG makes Kamba-1 discovery, offshore Tanzania

BG makes Kamba-1 discovery, offshore Tanzania

BG Group, a UK-based oil and gas exploration and production company, has made a gas discovery at the Kamba-1 well, ...

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Japan’s Mitsubishi grabs stake in Côte d’Ivoire block

Japan's Mitsubishi grabs stake in Côte d’Ivoire block

Mitsubishi has used the opportunity to highlight the fact that this transaction makes it Japan's first company to ...

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Global Petroleum extends exploration licence off Namibia

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Global Petroleum Limited has announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Jupiter Petroleum (Namibia) Limited, has ...

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Atwood Achiever drillship delivered in South Korea

Atwood Achiever drillship delivered in South Korea

Atwood Oceanics, a US-based offshore drilling contractor, Inc. today expanded its fleet with a brand new drillship, ...

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10 hotspots in African oil & gas (Infographic)

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Africa is on an upward growth curve, and investors are optimistic about the potential for growth in the oil and gas ...

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Production restarts at Etame following works on FPSO (Gabon)

Production restarts at Etame following FPSO maintenance

Vaalco Energy has announced that production from the Etame Marin block, offshore Gabon, has resumed after the ...

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Marathon snaps up Gabon block

Marathon snaps up Gabon block

Marathon Oil Corporation, a Houston-based oil and gas company, has signed an exploration and production sharing ...

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FAN-1 drilling resumes offshore Senegal

FAN-1 drilling resumes offshore Senegal

FAR Ltd has informed that drilling has resumed on the FAN-1 well offshore Senegal.

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