Sound Energy to work with Schlumberger in MoroccoDec 30, 2015
Sound Energy has entered into a Field Management Agreement with an affiliate of Schlumberger Oilfield Holdings Limited (the 'FMA') in relation the Tendrara licence,
Wärtsilä to supply extension to Flexicycle power station in SenegalDec 30, 2015
Wärtsilä will supply an extension to a 53 MW Flexicycle power plant currently under construction near Dakar, Senegal. The extension will comprise two Wärtsilä 46 engines
Bowleven commences flowing hydrocarbons at Zingana wellDec 23, 2015
Bowleven says that following the installation of testing equipment, the Zingana well has now commenced flowing hydrocarbons.
Aminex receives a six month extension loan extensionDec 22, 2015
Aminex has received a six month extension to the repayment of its corporate loan facility to 31 July 2016 has been agreed in principle. The extension will provide the Company
African Petroleum signs new production sharing contract with Ophir EnergyDec 22, 2015
African Petroleum has entered into a new Production Sharing Contract with Ophir Energy plc covering the Company's CI-513 licence area in Côte d'Ivoire.
Victoria Oil & Gas appoint Iain Patrick as a Non-Executive DirectorDec 18, 2015
Victoria Oil and Gas Plc has appointed Mr Iain Patrick as a Non-Executive Director of the Company with immediate effect. Mr Patrick has over 30 years' experience in the
Africa Oil encounters net oil play at Etom-2 wellDec 16, 2015
Africa Oil Corp. says that the Etom-2 well in Block 13T, Northern Kenya, has encountered 102 metres of net oil pay in two columns. The objective of the well was to explore the north
Chevron confirms first production from the Moho Bilondo phase 1b developmentDec 14, 2015
Chevron Corporation confirmed that its subsidiary, Chevron Overseas (Congo) Limited, and partners have started production from the deepwater development Moho Bilondo Phase
Penspen awarded FEED contract for the development of Ghana’s NGITSDec 11, 2015
Penspen has been awarded a contract from Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation Company Limited (BOST) to conduct a Front End Engineering Design (FEED) study for further development of the Ghana
Tullow Oil announces retirement of Executive Director and Company SecretaryDec 10, 2015
Tullow Oil plc says that Graham Martin, Executive Director and Company Secretary, will retire from Tullow following the Group's next Annual General Meeting, which is expected to be held on 28 April 2016.
NovaSeis signs joint venture MoU with Northbridge EnergyDec 9, 2015
San Leon Energy announces an update on NovaSeis, its seismic subsidiary. NovaSeis, the Company’s 100%-owned subsidiary, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Northbridge Energy Ltd
PDi secures £1.5m contract in NigeriaDec 8, 2015
Project Development International (PDi) has secured a £1.5million contract with Nigerian oil service company Marine Platforms Limited (MPL), to provide technical support to the Chevron Agbami Phase 3 transport,
Harkand secures three-year contract in AngolaDec 7, 2015
HARKAND and its local consortium partner TOS Angola Lda has secured a three-year contract to deliver inspection, repair and maintenance (IRM) services in Angola for a major international oil company
Anadarko achieves new Mozambique LNG milestonesDec 4, 2015
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation announced that, along with the concessionaires of Offshore Area 1 (operated by Anadarko Mozambique Area 1 Ltd. (AMA1)) and Offshore Area 4 (operated by Eni East Africa (EEA)),
Alba B3 compression platform sets sail for Equatorial GuineaDec 3, 2015
With the Alba B3 compression platform leaving for its final destination in Equatorial Guinea, the project reaches a major milestone. The Alba project is managed by Heerema Fabrication Group (HFG) as main contractor and the EPC scope was jointly executed with Iv-Oil & Gas (Iv). In addition to the EPC, HFG was also awarded the contract for the installation, commissioning and hook-up.
Lekoil acquires Afren's participating interest in OPL 310Dec 2, 2015
Lekoil has agreed to acquire Afren plc's ('Afren') entire 22.86% participating interest in OPL 310, which contains the Ogo discovery, for a total cash consideration of US$13 million (the 'Consideration')
Sterling Energy completes acquisition of an interest in Block C-10Dec 1, 2015
Sterling Energy says that completion has now occurred under the sale and purchase agreement between its wholly owned subsidiary, Sterling Energy Mauritania Limited(‘SEML’) and Tullow
Sirius Petroleum makes directorate change and appointment of Company SecretaryDec 1, 2015
Sirius Petroleum is pleased to announce the appointment of Simon Hawkins as a Non-Executive Director. Simon has 29 years experience working in oil and gas finance
FAR Ltd. receives Presidential Decree confirming Senegal PSC extensionNov 30, 2015
FAR Ltd, a member of the Senegal Joint Venture, has received a Presidential decree extending the current Petroleum Sharing Contract (PSC) by the requested three years starting from 6 February, 2016.
Bowleven announces results of extended well testing at BomonoNov 26, 2015
Bowleven is pleased to announce the following update on the extended well test programme underway at Bomono. To date, the Moambe well has achieved a maximum stabilised flow
Penspen awarded study for the development of offshore field in Southern NigeriaNov 26, 2015
Penspen has been awarded a contract from Sirius Group to conduct an engineering study for the monetisation of gas reserves from oilfields offshore Niger Delta. A key element of this agreemen
Victoria Oil & Gas makes directorate changeNov 23, 2015
Victoria Oil & Gas Plc announces the resignation of James McBurney, as a non-executive director, from the Board.
Solo Oil and Aminex to farm out Ruvuma Petroleum Sharing Agreement to BowlevenNov 20, 2015
Solo Oil has reached agreement with Aminex plc to farmout a 12.5% net working interest in the Ruvuma Petroleum Sharing Agreement in Tanzania to Aminex in a back-to back
Tullow Oil encounters no hydrocarbons at Emesek-1 exploration wellNov 18, 2015
Tullow Oil plc (Tullow) says that the Emesek-1 exploration well in Block 13T in the North Lokichar basin, Northern Kenya, has reached a total depth of 3,000 metres without