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FAR takes further interest in Gambian blocks

FAR Limited has obtained an additional interest in its two operated Gambian blocks and signed new licenses for the ...

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Guinea-Bissau JV preparing for first ever deepwater well

The JV is preparing to drill the first ever deepwater exploration well offshore Guinea-Bissau in 2020.

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Svenska hires Exceed for Guinea Bissau offshore drilling

Swedish oil company Svenska Petroleum is getting ready to spud Guinea Bissau's first ever deepwater offshore well.

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CGG wraps up seismic survey over FAR's Australian permit

CGG has completed the seismic acquisition across FAR Limited's permit WA-458-P located offshore Australia. 

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FAR drills duster in Gambia's first offshore well in 40 yrs

FAR Limited has failed to reach main targets at the first well to be drilled offshore The Gambia in 40 years, ...

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Partners submit development plan for SNE field

Partners in the SNE field offshore Senegal have submitted the development and exploitation plan to the government ...

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FAR spuds Samo well

FAR Limited has started drilling the Samo-1 exploration well in block A2, offshore The Gambia.

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FAR gains approval to farm-out Gambian blocks to Petronas

The Government of The Republic of The Gambia has approved the assignment by FAR Gambia of a 40% interest in ...

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FAR selects well location for Gambian exploration program

FAR Limited has selected its final well location for the upcoming Samo-1 well in its Gambian exploration program.

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FAR employs NHV for helicopter services in Gambia

NHV Group has been awarded a contract by Australia-based FAR Limited for helicopter services in Gambia. 

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FAR takes Stena drillship for Samo well

FAR Limited has awarded a drilling rig contract to Stena Drilling for the provision of the Stena DrillMAX drillship ...

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Petronas farms into Gambian blocks

FAR Ltd has signed a farm-out agreement with a subsidiary of Petronas to assign a 40% interest in each of the ...

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FAR getting ready to drill Gambian prospect

Australia-based FAR Limited is preparing to drill at its Samo prospect offshore The Gambia in late 2018. 

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Cairn targets early 2019 for SNE field FID

Cairn Energy aims to have the Senegalese government approval for its SNE field development plan by November 2018 ...

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Far sees potential for 1.1B barrels of oil at Gambian blocks

Two Far Limited-operated prospects located in Blocks A2 and A5 offshore The Gambia have a combined best estimate ...

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Xodus in Senegal ESIA contract wins

UK’s Xodus Group has been awarded two Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) contracts for ...

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Far denies story of alleged dispute with Cap

Australian oil and gas explorer Far Limited has denied allegations made in a news story recently published by ...

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New director to join FAR board

Australian oil and gas exploration and development company FAR Limited has proposed to appoint Tim Woodall as a ...

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FAR's Senegal claim has no merit, Woodside says

In the meantime, Woodside made plans to become the operator of the project, taking over from Cairn, before the Final Investment Decision is made. As expected, this has also been challenged by FAR. SNE development at risk? Earlier this month, Woodside accused FAR of putting the SNE development at risk due to its refusal to support arrangements for Woodside to undertake development works as a development lead of the SNE oil field. Woodside also said that FAR’s actions were putting at risk the timely development of the SNE oil field. FAR, on the other hand, noted its support to the approved joint venture work program and budget and development schedule as presented by the operator and brought to attention its promotion of an accelerated development schedule to the joint venture.

Woodside has informed that Senegal’s Minister of Energy and the Development of Renewable Energy has issued a ...

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FAR in arbitration over Senegal assets

Australian oil and gas company FAR Limited has started arbitration to resolve a dispute related to ...

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Woodside accuses FAR of putting SNE development at risk

The first oil from the giant SNE oil field offshore Senegal might be delayed due to an ongoing dispute between the ...

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