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[Algeria] Sonatrach signs framework agreement with IANOR on standardization
27-01-2021 | 13:54:42
The Sonatrach Group has signed a framework agreement in Algiers with the Algerian Institute for Standardization (IANOR), to support its various structures in the field of standardization, certification and training in this field.
[Column] James Chester: Clarity on Petroleum Bill needed to drive growth
27-01-2021 | 10:37:27
A lot has changed in the past year. One thing that has remained constant is the state of stasis of South Africa’s new petroleum code.
Shell Nigeria Gas seals 20-year gas distribution deal with Nigerian Gas Marketing Corporation
27-01-2021 | 07:13:48
Domestic gas distribution company, Shell Nigeria Gas (SNG), has signed a 20-year agreement for the domestic distribution of gas to industrial customers and manufacturing plants in Lagos and Ogun States.
Global Petroleum announces updated prospective resources estimate for Block 2011A, offshore Namibia
26-01-2021 | 10:48:00
Global Petroleum announced its updated estimate of Prospective Resources for Block 2011A, offshore Namibia, following interpretation of the 2D seismic data which the Company recently licensed.
Subsea 7 awarded contract offshore Angola
26-01-2021 | 06:32:00
Subsea 7 announced the award of a substantial contract by Cabinda Gulf Oil Company. The contract is for the Sanha Lean Gas Connection project comprising the construction and installation of the Lean Gas Platform system offshore Angola.
TDI-Brooks completes G&G campaign off Equatorial Guinea
26-01-2021 | 05:54:17
TDI-Brooks International has completed a geophysical and geotechnical (G&G) campaign for Trident Equatorial Guinea off the coast of Equatorial Guinea in the Elon Field.
New Age receives formal approval to apply for new Etinde Exploitation Agreement in Cameroon
25-01-2021 | 13:55:15
Bowleven, the Africa focused oil and gas exploration group announced that New Age, Operator of the Etinde licence, has received formal approval to apply for a new Etinde Exploitation Agreement (EEA).
Mubadala Petroleum signs concession agreement for Red Sea Block 4 in Egypt
22-01-2021 | 07:05:00
Egyptian Minister for Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tariq Al-Mulla, signed the concession agreement with Mubadala Petroleum for oil and gas exploration activities in the Red Sea Block 4.
New U.S. administration must double down on engagements with African energy opportunities
22-01-2021 | 06:08:52
With a rapidly growing, increasingly urbanized population – and associated needs for energy and infrastructure development – the African continent should be at the forefront of a U.S. investment agenda.
Energean announces NEA/NI concession Final Investment Decision offshore Egypt
21-01-2021 | 13:08:17
Energean announced that Final Investment Decision has been taken on the North El Amriya and North Idku (NEA/NI) concession subsea tieback project in offshore Egypt.
[Senegal] FAR signs RSSD Project sale contract with Woodside
21-01-2021 | 07:32:31
Oil and gas exploration company FAR announced that Woodside Energy exercised its pre-emptive right to acquire FAR's interest in the Senegal RSSD Project.
ReconAfrica begins 450 km 2D seismic program in the Kavango Basin, Namibia
21-01-2021 | 07:19:00
ReconAfrica has commenced the permitting process for the acquisition of 450 kilometers of 2D seismic data in the deep Kavango Basin in the Kalahari Desert of North East Namibia.
Belltree awarded significant national benchmarking analysis contract by Angolan State Regulator ANPG
19-01-2021 | 14:16:00
Belltree Limited, the energy consultancy and provider of industry-leading benchmarking software bMark, has been awarded a significant contract to assist the Angolan Petroleum Regulator (ANPG).
[Nigeria] Heirs Holdings expands oil and gas portfolio
19-01-2021 | 10:22:19
Heirs Holdings, the African strategic investor, in partnership with affiliated company Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc, Nigeria’s largest publicly listed conglomerate, have announced the unconditional acquisition of a 45% participating interest in Nigerian oil licence OML 17 and related assets.
Tlou Energy executes pilot Power Purchase Agreement with Botswana Power Corp for Lesedi project
19-01-2021 | 06:43:53
A pilot Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) has been fully executed between Tlou Energy and Botswana Power Corporation (BPC) for the first 2MW of power from the Lesedi project.
Apex International discovers oil in Egypt’s Western Desert
19-01-2021 | 06:27:00
Apex International Energy, which is backed in part by UK energy investment firm Blue Water Energy, announced a new oil discovery in Southeast Meleiha Concession (SEM), located in the Western Desert of Egypt.
Shell completes sale of interest in Oil Mining Lease 17 in Nigeria
18-01-2021 | 07:11:56
The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria (SPDC), completed the sale of its 30% interest in Oil Mining Lease (OML) 17 in the Eastern Niger Delta, and associated infrastructure, to TNOG Oil and Gas.
Senegal already produces gas, investors should look onshore
18-01-2021 | 06:45:00
Senegal is the hotspot for energy investment in West Africa right now, owing to a string of huge offshore hydrocarbons discoveries since 2014, as well as its compelling renewables potential.
[Column] NJ Ayuk: Angolan legal reforms show how Africa can use oil and gas to create jobs
15-01-2021 | 13:38:00
The restructuring of the sector, that resulted in the creation of the ANPG and the reorientation of Sonangol, is arguably one of the greatest achievements of H.E. Diamantino Pedro Azevedo, Angola’s Minister of Mineral Resources and Petroleum who was brought in to reform the sector.
Eni Angola renews its support to VIS and ADPP NGOs to foster sustainable development
14-01-2021 | 13:23:02
For the second year, Eni and its Partners in Block 15/06, namely Sonangol P&P and SSI Fifteen Ltd., have renewed support to the NGOs VIS and ADPP, enhancing the commitment to promote sustainable development in the country.
[South Africa] Hesper Engineering acquires 51% shareholding in Swift Engineering
14-01-2021 | 12:35:34
Novatech, trading as Hesper Engineering, a ship repair, and general engineering company based in Cape Town, South Africa, purchased a 51% shareholding in Swift Engineering.
BW Energy signs Kudu farm-in agreement in Namibia
14-01-2021 | 07:16:48
BW Kudu, a wholly owned subsidiary of BW Energy and the National Petroleum Corporation of Namibia (NAMCOR) signed a Farm-In and Carry Agreement.
Nigeria's Bonga Main FPSO gets offshore topside compressors from TMC
13-01-2021 | 13:40:09
Norwegian TMC Compressors (TMC), global supplier of compressed air systems for marine and offshore use, has been contracted to supply a complete offshore topside compressed air system to the Bonga Main FPSO in Nigeria.
[Nigeria] Lekoil appoints Tennyson Securities as joint broker alongside SP Angel Corporate Finance
13-01-2021 | 07:12:00
Lekoil, the oil and gas exploration and production company with a focus on Nigeria and West Africa, is has appointed Tennyson Securities to act as the Company's Joint Broker alongside SP Angel Corporate Finance.
[Column] Dr Leesi Gborogbosi: Cost reduction strategy in the oil industry
13-01-2021 | 07:05:04
Cost reduction strategy in the oil industry is now being adopted by oil firms as a core strategy. With global economies facing recession and wide fluctuations in energy demands, it seems low costs is becoming the safety valve for oil firms.
NOC Libya and US Department of Energy launch initiative to support corporate governance in the oil sector
12-01-2021 | 13:29:26
The National Oil Corporation, NOC, of Libya is partnering with the US Department of Energy to carry out a comprehensive study of the NOC’s medium to long-term development plan.
SOFEC cuts first steel for Sangomar FPSO turret mooring system offshore Senegal
12-01-2021 | 08:05:00
SOFEC announced first steel was cut on December 26th, 2020 for the turret mooring system for the RSSD Joint Venture FPSO External Turret Mooring System Project destined for the Sangomar Field Development offshore Senegal.
Reganosa awarded contract to operate sub-Saharan Africa's first offshore LNG receiving terminal in Ghana
12-01-2021 | 07:51:59
Reganosa has been awarded the contract to operate and maintain a liquefied natural gas (LNG) regasification terminal in Tema, Ghana.
Zenith Energy announces cooperation agreement for new acquisitions in MENA region
11-01-2021 | 08:52:56
Zenith Energy announced it has entered into a cooperation agreement (CA) with Fleet Oil & Gas, a privately owned oil and gas company led by the former Egyptian Petroleum Minister, Eng. Mahmoud Latif Amer.
[Namibia] Reconnaissance Energy Africa begins drilling operations in Kavango Basin
11-01-2021 | 07:47:34
Reconnaissance Energy Africa Ltd. has commenced drilling operations on the first well (6-2), of an initial three well program, in the deep Kavango Basin in the Kalahari Desert of North East Namibia.
USTDA grants APRC and SOPC to support refinery upgrades in Egypt
07-01-2021 | 07:27:06
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) awarded grants to the Amreya Petroleum Refining Company (APRC) and Suez Oil Processing Company (SOPC) for feasibility studies to modernize each company’s refinery.
B Investments sells 20% of its stake in Total Egypt
07-01-2021 | 07:09:00
B Investments announced it has entered into an agreement to sell 20% of its stake in Total Egypt to Total Outre-Mer for a total consideration of approximately EGP 146 million.
United Oil and Gas announces completion of the ASH gas pipeline in Egypt
06-01-2021 | 07:27:02
United Oil & Gas (UOG) announced the completion of the ASH gas pipeline in the Abu Sennan Licence, Egypt, where UOG holds a 22% working interest in the Licence, which is operated by Kuwait Energy Egypt.
[Column] Jude Kearney: What U.S. political transition might mean for Africa’s oil and gas sector
06-01-2021 | 07:08:30
What does the impending US presidential transition mean for Africa’s oil and gas sector? By virtue of my role at the African Energy Chamber, I simply have to ask: How will the Biden administration approach African oil and gas?
VAALCO to acquire Sasol’s entire working interest in Etame Marin block offshore Gabon
05-01-2021 | 11:13:00
VAALCO Energy announced that in connection with its previously announced acquisition from Sasol Gabon, the other joint owners in the Etame Marin block have not exercised their pre-emptive rights.
Panoro Energy announces extension of long stop date for sale of Aje field offshore Nigeria
05-01-2021 | 07:40:00
Panoro Energy announced that PetroNor E&P and Panoro have reached an agreement to extend the completion long stop date for the previously announced sale of its fully-owned subsidiaries that hold 100% of the shares in Pan Aje field offshore Nigeria.
DPR shortlists 161 companies for final stage of marginal oilfield bid round in Nigeria
05-01-2021 | 07:17:00
The Nigerian Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) shortlisted 161 successful companies to advance to the next and final stage of the bid round process for 57 marginal oilfields in the country.
Total enters new operated exploration permit in Egypt
05-01-2021 | 07:04:43
An international consortium led by Total and the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding company (EGAS) signed an exploration and production agreement for the North Ras Kanayis Offshore block located in the Herodotus Basin, offshore Egypt.
BW Offshore signs contract extension agreement for Abo FPSO in Nigeria
05-01-2021 | 06:58:51
BW Offshore signed an extension agreement for Abo FPSO with Nigerian Agip Exploration Ltd, a subsidiary of ENI S.p.A., until end Q4 2021, with options until Q2 2023.
[Nigeria] Seplat petroleum enters crude purchase deal with Waltersmith
23-12-2020 | 13:25:42
Seplat Petroleum Development Company has announced a Crude Purchase Agreement (CPA) with Waltersmith Petroman Oil Limited.
Eni discovers new oil resources in the Western Desert of Egypt
23-12-2020 | 13:20:03
The discovery was achieved through the Arcadia 9 well, drilled on the Arcadia South structure, which is located 1.5 km south of the main Arcadia field already in production.
[Nigeria] Lekoil appoints SP Angel as nominated adviser
23-12-2020 | 06:28:36
LEKOIL, the oil and gas exploration and production company with a focus on Nigeria and West Africa, has announced the appointment of SP Angel Corporate Finance LLP as its nominated adviser with immediate effect.
Global oilfield communications market to reach $4.5 billion by 2025, report
22-12-2020 | 06:55:03
The Global Oilfield Communications Market Size Grew from $3.4 Billion in 2020 to $4.5 Billion by 2025, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate of 5.5% during the forecast period according to the latest report by Research and Markets.
Equatorial Guinea outlines path towards oil and gas industry’s road to recovery
21-12-2020 | 14:12:42
The travel restrictions imposed by the Covid-19 pandemic, coupled with a historic crash of oil prices, have sent Equatorial Guinea's hydrocarbons industry in a deep crisis of uncertainty.
GE releases position on climate change, calls for accelerated deployment of renewables and gas power
21-12-2020 | 14:07:00
GE has shared its position that the accelerated and strategic deployment of both renewable energy and gas power can make substantial progress in combating climate change in the near-term.
Schlumberger, OMV announce enterprise deployment of AI and digital solutions
18-12-2020 | 07:24:00
Schlumberger and OMV Upstream have announced an enterprise-wide deployment of AI and digital solutions enabled by the cloud-based DELFI cognitive E&P environment, across OMV’s global operations.
[Nigeria] DPR shuts filling station, seven gas refilling plants
17-12-2020 | 11:00:00
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has shut down a filling station for dispensing adulterated products and seven unlicensed Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) refilling plants in Rivers State.
Shell and Equinor combine digital forces to optimise inventory
17-12-2020 | 07:11:35
Royal Dutch Shell and Equinor will develop the next generation of Shell Inventory Optimiser, a solution that leverages advanced analytics on historical data to optimise operational spare part inventory levels.
TG-GEOPARTNERS to acquire major multi-client 3D geophysical survey in Keta Basin offshore Ghana
16-12-2020 | 10:16:00
TG-GEOPARTNERS announced the signing of an agreement with the Petroleum Commission of Ghana to conduct a major Multi-Client 3D Geophysical Survey in the Keta Basin, offshore Ghana.
San Leon further extends deadline for Oza field transaction in Nigeria
16-12-2020 | 10:03:00
Further to its previous announcements regarding its proposed investment in Decklar Petroleum (Decklar) and the Oza Field in Nigeria, San Leon announced that the parties have agreed to extend the completion date to early in the new year.
Eni links its financial instruments to the United Nations SDGs
16-12-2020 | 07:57:00
Global oil and gas company Eni has signed sustainable financial agreements with leading banks for a total amount of Euro 4.35 billion linked to the achievement of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Tower Resources enters second exploration period of Algoa-Gamtoos license offshore South Africa
16-12-2020 | 07:44:04
Tower Resources announced that its subsidiary Rift Petroleum, together with Operator and 50% partner New Age Energy Algoa, has now formally agreed to enter the Second Exploration Period of the Algoa-Gamtoos license offshore South Africa.
[Nigeria] NCDMB, PETAN sign agreement on $30 million working capital scheme
15-12-2020 | 08:01:35
The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and the Petroleum Technology Association of Nigeria (PETAN) have signed an agreement on $30 million Working Capital Scheme that will support the operations of oil companies.
MODEC awarded operations & maintenance contract for Sangomar field development FPSO offshore Senegal
14-12-2020 | 12:41:00
MODEC has signed a contract with Woodside Energy for the operations and maintenance of a Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel for the Sangomar Field Development Phase 1 project offshore Senegal.
Chariot Oil & Gas agrees key terms on new licence offshore Morocco
14-12-2020 | 12:25:18
Africa focused transition energy company Chariot Oil & Gas has negotiated the key terms of a new licence, Rissana Offshore in Morocco.
Vroon awarded charter with ENI on long-term drilling project off Mozambique
14-12-2020 | 12:10:00
Vroon, an international shipping company, announced it has been awarded a charter with ENI on a long-term drilling project off Mozambique, with platform-supply vessel VOS Princess to join sister vessel VOS Principle in support of the drillship SAIPEM 12000.
Norco announces a new maintenance contract with Total E&P Angola
11-12-2020 | 08:02:00
Norco Group, an established energy storage equipment manufacturer and service provider, will support Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) systems and standby battery equipment on TEP Angola’s assets in offshore Block 17.
[Nigeria] Optimum Petroleum enforces default clause on Lekoil subsidiary Mayfair
11-12-2020 | 07:46:40
Lekoil, the oil and gas exploration and production company with a focus on Nigeria and West Africa, has announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Mayfair Assets and Trusts Limited has received a letter from Optimum Petroleum Development Company communicating its enforcement of the default clause.
Kosmos Energy completes farm down of exploration assets to Shell
11-12-2020 | 07:43:00
Kosmos Energy announced it has closed the previously announced transaction with B.V. Dordtsche Petroleum Maatschappij (Shell), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell, to farm down interests in Suriname, Sao Tome & Principe and Namibia.
[Nigeria] ADM Energy completes transaction to acquire further interest in OML 113 from EER
11-12-2020 | 07:37:57
ADM Energy announced it has received ministerial consent from the Nigerian Minister of Petroleum Resources (DPR) to complete the transfer of a participating interest of 2.25% in OML 113 from EER (Colobos) Nigeria to the Company.
[Algeria] Sonatrach and Eni sign agreemnt on strengthening the partnership in the Berkine basin
11-12-2020 | 06:28:50
The National Hydrocarbons Company Sonatrach and the Italian energy group Eni have signed an agreement strengthening the partnership in the Berkine basin in Algeria.
Nigeria to spearhead Africa oil refinery capacity by 2024, GlobalData report
11-12-2020 | 06:04:00
Nigeria is expected to drive the refinery capacity growth in Africa by 2024, contributing around 71 per cent of the region’s total growth.
[Nigeria] Department of Petroleum Resources to collaborate with oil producers for business sustainability
10-12-2020 | 13:12:45
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) says it will collaborate with the Oil Producers Trade Section (OPTS) of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry for business sustainability in the oil and gas industry.
Libya National Oil Corporation partners with KPMG Tunisia to enhance operations
10-12-2020 | 13:05:02
National Oil Corporation Libya ( NOC ) and KPMG International have signed a partnership for a project to develop an integrated system for financial and administrative systems, human resources, manufacturing, and production.
Oilfield service purchases set to lose $340 billion until 2028, report
09-12-2020 | 13:10:00
The oilfield service (OFS) market is projected to lose a cumulative $340 billion in purchases value over the next eight years, a Rystad Energy analysis shows.
Development of large modular refineries propels Nigeria’s oil and gas sector, study
09-12-2020 | 09:05:00
The Nigerian oil refining capacity has increased by 63 per cent between 2010 and 2018. The Nigerian oil & gas downstream sector is driven by the development of large and modular refineries.
CGG signs multi-client airborne gravity gradient survey agreement with SNPC in Congo Brazzaville
09-12-2020 | 08:05:26
CGG is mobilizing to acquire the industry’s first-ever multi-client airborne gravity and magnetic survey of the onshore Congo Cuvette Basin in the Republic of Congo after signing an agreement with the SNPC and the Ministry of Hydrocarbons.
[Nigeria] San Leon announces management changes
09-12-2020 | 05:02:00
San Leon, the independent oil and gas production, development and exploration company focused on Nigeria, announces that Linda Beal, a Non-Executive Director of the Company.
[Libya] National Oil Corporation And Libyan Investment Authority explore deepening cooperation
08-12-2020 | 13:02:00
As part of the efforts of the National Oil Corporation ( NOC ) through coordination and cooperation with the Libyan Investment Authority ( LIA ), to develop and support ways of joint cooperation with its partners.
VAALCO completes 3-D seismic survey data acquisition over entire Etame Marin block offshore Gabon
08-12-2020 | 06:25:41
VAALCO Energy announced that the acquisition of three dimensional (3-D) seismic data at the Etame Marin block offshore Gabon has been completed.
Africa Energy announces Luiperd-1X test results offshore South Africa
08-12-2020 | 06:12:00
Africa Energy, an oil and gas company with exploration assets offshore South Africa and Namibia, is pleased to announce drill stem test results for the Luiperd-1X well, the second major discovery on Block 11B/12B offshore South Africa.
Africa Oil receives Kenya licence extensions to the end of 2021
08-12-2020 | 05:12:00
Africa Oil Corp and its joint venture partners have received extensions to their 10BB/13T blocks exploration licences in Kenya to the end of 2021.
[Egypt] TransGlobe Energy to merge and modernize its Eastern Desert concessions
08-12-2020 | 05:12:00
TransGlobe Energy Corporation has announced it has reached an agreement with the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation, EGPC, to merge the Company’s three existing Eastern Desert concessions.
Kinetiko completes third high resolution aeromagnetic survey on the Amersfoort project in South Africa
07-12-2020 | 06:20:34
Kinetiko Energy announced that a high resolution aeromagnetic and radiometric survey has been completed to follow the success of similar adjoining surveys completed in June and August 2020.
[Nigeria] Dangote Oil Refinery named among 20 most influential global projects by PMI
07-12-2020 | 05:02:00
Dangote Oil Refinery has been listed among the top 20 influential projects surveyed in the last 18 months by the renowned Project Management Institute (PMI) global, for the potential to fuel Nigeria’s economic transformation.
Rystad Energy analysis shows oilfield service purchases is set to lose $340b until 2028 as peak oil is closer than ever
04-12-2020 | 08:57:00
The oilfield service (OFS) market is projected to lose a cumulative $340 billion in purchases value over the next eight years, a Rystad Energy analysis shows.
[Nigeria] Savannah Energy appoints finnCap and Panmure Gordon as its corporate brokers
03-12-2020 | 14:18:09
Savannah Energy PLC, the African-focused British independent energy company sustainably developing high quality, high potential energy projects in Nigeria and Niger, has announced that it has appointed finnCap Ltd and Panmure Gordon (UK) Ltd to act as its joint corporate brokers.
Seplat Petroleum targets Nigerian teachers with STEAM training
03-12-2020 | 14:03:51
Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc, a Nigeria energy Company, continues to make notable strides with its drive to improve the standard of education in the country, particularly for its host States.
Afreximbank signs deal with African Energy Investment Corporation to support hydrocarbon and energy sectors
03-12-2020 | 13:27:00
A framework agreement has been signed between the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), the pan-African multilateral EXIM bank, and the African Energy Investment Corporation (AEICorp), an affiliated entity of the African Petroleum Producers’ Organization (APPO) that was established to support the development of Africa’s hydrocarbon and energy sectors.
Woodside pre-empts FAR's Sangomar transaction in Senegal
03-12-2020 | 13:02:00
Woodside has given notice exercising its right to pre-empt the sale by FAR to ONGC, of FAR’s entire participating interest in the Rufisque, Sangomar and Sangomar Deep (RSSD) joint venture in Senegal.
Global Petroleum announces its Namibian licences update, acquires 2D seismic data
03-12-2020 | 08:16:00
Global Petroleum announced that regarding its licence PEL0094 (Block 2011A) in Namibia, the Company purchased the historic 2D seismic data in order to improve interpretation of its Marula prospect in the western part of Block 2011A.
African Energy Chamber projects Africa’s power demand to keep rising between 4-5% per year
03-12-2020 | 06:49:00
African Energy Chamber reports that Africa’s electricity generation capacity has grown at an average of 4.8 percent per annum since 2008.
United Oil & Gas to commence drilling at the Abu Sennan concession in Egypt
02-12-2020 | 13:03:00
United Oil & Gas, the growing oil and gas company with a portfolio of production, development, exploration and appraisal assets, announced the commencement of a drilling programme on the Abu Sennan concession in Egypt.
[Nigeria] Waltersmith, UNIDO, UNECA ink deal for establishment of industrial park
02-12-2020 | 07:10:00
Waltersmith, UNIDO and UNECA have signed a technical support agreement with respect to the development of an Industrial Park by Waltersmith.
APT to develop AI solution to support offshore drilling efforts
02-12-2020 | 07:08:00
Norwegian oil services company Applied Petroleum Technology (APT) has received research funding to develop an artificial intelligence (AI) solution that can dramatically change how oil companies utilise biostratigraphic services to plan drilling programmes.
Eni reaches agreement with partners for restart of the LNG plant in Damietta, Egypt
02-12-2020 | 07:06:00
Eni has signed a series of agreements with the Arab Republic of Egypt, the EGPC, EGAS and the Spanish company Naturgy, which pave the way for the restart of the Damietta liquefaction plant in Egypt by the first quarter of 2021.
Total Nigeria advocates for local resource utilization to manage uncertainties
02-12-2020 | 06:57:03
In order to respond to the current global crisis, manage through the uncertainties and seize the identified opportunities, the Managing Director of Total E&P Nigeria Ltd, Mike Sangster has advocated for the development of Nigeria’s abundant resources before it is too late.
Middle East and Africa gas turbine market to reach $ 5006.04 million by 2027, report
01-12-2020 | 14:07:00
The gas turbine market in Middle East and Africa (MEA) is expected to grow from $ 3383.00 million in 2018 to $ 5006.04 million by 2027at a compounded annual growth rate of 4.5% from 2019 to 2027 according to a new survey by ReportLinker.
[Nigeria] Ardova inks distribution deal with Shell
01-12-2020 | 14:04:22
Shell lubricant products will be widely available in the Nigerian market following a new deal with Ardova PLC(AP).
TechnipFMC commences work on new hydrocracking complex in Egypt for ANOPC
01-12-2020 | 08:35:04
TechnipFMC has successfully completed the remaining conditions required to enable work to commence on the Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) contract with Assiut National Oil Processing Company (ANOPC).
[Nigeria] Department of Petroleum Resources sensitizes petrol stations on environmental safety rules
01-12-2020 | 07:07:00
Mrs Roseline Wilkie, the Zonal Controller of Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) in Imo, has advised Petrol station managers to observe environmental safety rules in their premises.
Eco Atlantic re-issues all Namibia offshore licenses
30-11-2020 | 08:00:00
Eco Atlantic, an oil and gas exploration company with licences in highly prospective regions in Guyana and Namibia, has successfully negotiated the reissuance of its four licences in the Walvis Basin, Offshore Namibia.
Woodside to begin drilling campaign for Senegal’s Sangomar in 2021
30-11-2020 | 07:27:09
Australian natural gas producer, Woodside Energy announced a delay in its drilling activities in Senegal’s Sangomar offshore wells.
Oil and gas industry commits to monitor, report and reduce methane emissions
27-11-2020 | 14:52:30
In a move that will help tackle one of the biggest and most solvable contributors to the climate crisis, major players in the oil and gas industry have agreed to report methane emissions with a new, much higher level of transparency.
[Nigeria] Seplat bets on $700 million gas plant to bolster production
27-11-2020 | 14:49:01
Nigeria’s Imo State Governor, Senator Hope Uzodinma led by a team of Seplat executives recently went on a tour of the ANOH gas plant facility sited at Asaa, Ohaji/Egbema in Imo state.
Bboxx, USAID partner to expand clean cooking access in DRC
27-11-2020 | 14:07:00
USAID’s Pay As You Go Liquid Petroleum Gas Program awarded a grant to Bboxx to test and scale up LPG technology in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Total, partners release next-gen CO2 storage simulator
27-11-2020 | 13:15:00
Total and its partners announced the first version of a high-performance simulator for large-scale geological CO2 storage.
Africa Energy Investment Corporation and Afreximbank reach agreement on deal to boost Africa's oil investments
27-11-2020 | 06:14:22
Egypt Petroleum and Mineral Resources Minister Tarek el Mulla has said that the Africa Energy Investment Corporation (AEICORP) and the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) have reached a preliminary framework agreement that is set to be signed in Cairo.
[Algeria] Sonatrach announces operationalization of Hassi-R'mel gas compression stations in 2021
26-11-2020 | 15:14:37
The Sonatrach Group's gas compression stations in Hassi-R'Mel (Laghouat) will come into service from the first quarter of next year, after the completion of the work which is coming to an end.
Access LNG B.V secures $31m for construction of LNG regasification facility in Ghana
26-11-2020 | 07:00:00
The Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF) is lending $31 million over 10 years to Access LNG B.V. to support the construction of a new Liquid Natural Gas (LNG) storage and regasification facility at Tema port in Ghana.