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Polarcus starts seismic survey offshore South Africa

Marine seismic company Polarcus has started a 3D seismic data acquisition over Block 11B/12B offshore South Africa ...

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Total in significant discovery offshore South Africa

Total has made a significant gas condensate discovery at the Brulpadda prospect on Block 11B/12B offshore South Africa. 

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Five offshore wells to watch in 2019

Latin America and southern and western Africa are the regions to keep a close eye on, energy intelligence group ...

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Total spins drill bit at Brulpadda re-entry

Deepsea Stavanger

French oil company Total has started drilling the Brulpadda-1AX re-entry well on Block 11B/12B offshore South Africa.

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Africa Energy closes South Africa block farm-in

Africa Energy has closed the acquisition of interest in the exploration right for Block 11B/12B offshore South Africa.

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New Age seeking farm-out partner for South Africa block

Partner is being sought to fund a further 3D seismic survey over a portion of the Licence area in return for the acreage

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Solstad Farstad to assist in South African drilling campaign

French oil major Total has awarded contracts to Norwegian shipping company Solstad Farstad for two of its vessels.

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New country entry for Azinam

Azinam Limited has acquired a 40% operating interest in Block 3B/4B and a 51% operating interest in Nearshore Block ...

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South Africa's first offshore supply base on the horizon

TNPA and Saldehco have signed an agreement to develop South Africa’s first dedicated and customized facility ...

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Africa Energy renews exploration right off South Africa

Africa Energy Corp. has received notice from the Petroleum Agency of South Africa granting a two-year renewal of ...

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Qatar Petroleum buys into offshore block in South Africa

Qatar Petroleum entered into an agreement with the French oil giant Total to buy a 25% participating interest in ...

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Statoil enters two more blocks off South Africa

Norwegian oil major Statoil has acquired participating interests in two additional offshore frontier blocks, ...

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Boskalis sells Smit Amandla Marine stake

Boskalis sells Smit Amandla Marine to South African consortium

Dutch offshore services and dredging provider Boskalis has completed the sale of its stake in Smit Amandla Marine ...

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Insights from the Africa Energy Forum 2016

By Brendan Harmse Commercial Director Trust Corporate Services at TMF Group African countries are increasingly ...

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Statoil enters South Africa

Statoil has completed a farm-in transaction with ExxonMobil acquiring a 35 percent interest in the ER 12/3/154 ...

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Jumbo installs MEG riser for Ikhwezi Project (Gallery)

Jumbo has completed the subsea installation of the replacement MEG riser for the Ikhwezi Project at the existing FA ...

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Report: Total stops drilling off S. Africa

Technical problems on a drilling rig have forced Total, a France-based oil and gas exploration and production ...

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Sunbird Energy secures funding for Ibhubesi Gas Project

This transaction delivers the funding required to advance the Ibhubesi Gas Project to commercialisation and ...

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Eni buys share in block offshore South Africa

Eni has concluded an agreement with Sasol Petroleum International, the upstream O&G subsidiary of Sasol ...

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EnerMech goes shopping in USA and South Africa

Oil and gas engineering specialist, EnerMech, has extended its international presence in the cranes and lifting and ...

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Sasol to Search for Oil Off South Africa’s East Coast

Sasol, through its upstream oil and gas subsidiary, Sasol Petroleum International, yesterday signed an Exploration ...

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