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Siemens Energy to help Total achieve low-emission goals for Mozambique LNG Project

10-19-2020 | 10:32:00
A joint venture between Saipem and McDermott selected Siemens Energy to supply emissions-reducing power generation equipment and boil-off gas compressors for the Mozambique LNG Project.

Africa Energy gets shareholder approval for Total-operated Block offshore South Africa

10-19-2020 | 10:22:46
Africa Energy, Canadian oil and gas company with exploration assets offshore South Africa and Namibia received approval from the shareholders for a transaction through which it will increase its effective interest in Block 11B/12B offshore South Africa.

Polarcus awarded 3D project in West Africa

10-19-2020 | 10:00:00
Polarcus, geophysical service provider of safe and environmentally responsible marine acquisition services announced a letter of award has been received for 3D seismic data acquisition services in West Africa.

Sound Energy announces 24 month extension to initial period of Sidi Moktar Permits onshore Morocco

10-15-2020 | 12:23:11
Moroccan focused upstream gas company Sound Energy announced due to further disruption caused by the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, ONHYM has approved a 24 month extension to the initial period of the Sidi Moktar Permits.

Aminex receives government approval for Ruvuma farm-out in Tanzania

10-15-2020 | 12:00:00
Upstream oil and gas company Aminex announced its wholly owned subsidiary, Ndovu Resources, has received approval from the Tanzanian Government for the transfer of a 50% interest in, and operatorship of, the Ruvuma PSA to ARA Petroleum Tanzania.

Global liquid fuels production outages increase in 2020, report

10-14-2020 | 09:14:00
Disruptions to crude oil and condensate production from members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-OPEC countries have risen considerably since last year.

OPEC launches 2020 edition of the World Oil Outlook

10-13-2020 | 08:59:17
The 2020 OPEC World Oil Outlook has been launched providing the OPEC Secretariat’s in-depth look at the unprecedented scale and impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the global energy and oil markets.

BP operated Block 18 in Angola offshore reaches production of 600 million barrels of oil

10-09-2020 | 08:04:21
Accumulated oil production at the FPSO Grande Plutónio in Block 18, in the deep waters of the Angolan offshore, operated by the multinational BP, has reached 600 million barrels in the last few days

VAALCO announces new 3D seismic survey on Etame Marin block offshore Gabon

10-08-2020 | 12:12:00
VAALCO Energy announced that in connection with planning for future drilling programs at the Etame Marin block offshore Gabon, it will begin acquiring and processing new 3D seismic data in the fourth quarter of 2020.

Bowleven announces continued progress on Etinde development offshore Cameroon

10-08-2020 | 11:42:00
Africa focused oil and gas exploration group Bowleven announced that together with its joint venture (JV) partners, continue to make good progress on the Etinde development, offshore Cameroon.

[Angola] Sonangol to construct scientific research center to boost oil production

10-08-2020 | 09:32:00
Angola national fuel company Sonangol has set its eyes on 2021 to start the construction of a center for scientific research and innovation.

ICTSI starts commercial operations at Cameroon’s Kribi terminal

10-07-2020 | 15:21:00
Kribi Multipurpose Terminal (KMT), a Cameroonian subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services (ICTSI) has started commercial operations at the Multi-Purpose Terminal of the Port of Kribi in Cameroon.

Equatorial Guinea, Russia break ground on geological mapping project in Río Muni

10-07-2020 | 08:56:00
The first team of Russia’s state-owned joint stock company Rosgeo arrived in Equatorial Guinea to kick off a historic geological mapping project.

[Nigeria] Shell collaborates with Oyoo State to enhance gas distribution network

10-07-2020 | 08:26:45
Shell Nigeria Gas (SNG) is to facilitate domestic gas infrastructure development in Oyo State following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with the state government.

[Nigeria] NNPC, SEEPCO sign gas development deal

10-02-2020 | 07:57:35
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and Sterling Exploration and Energy Production Company (SEEPCO) have signed an agreement for the development and commercialization of gas.