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September 28, 2018Market report: Maersk Drilling secures deepwater drilling contract offshore Ghana
The NNPC, Total and OML 130 partners launched the Egina crude grade at APPEC in Singapore.
September 27, 2018Egypt: Noble Energy, Delek Drilling sign natural gas pipeline deal
Noble Energy, Delek Drilling and East Gas to acquire a 39 percent stake in EMG.
July 28, 2017Market Report: Boundary Dispute Delays Ghana Drilling
Tullow Oil plans to drill offshore Ghana after maritime boundary dispute is resolved.
July 6, 2017Nile Drilling & Services
Nile Drilling & Services is South Sudan’s first locally owned and run petroleum drilling company. Founded as a joint venture of national oil company Nilepet, Nile Drilling is 51-percent publicly owned. The recently established company will receive its first workover rig in 2017, with more workover rigs and drilling rigs on order for 2018. Nile […]
August 10, 2020Market Report: ION Geophysical Corporation to Improve Mauritania’s Offshore and Onshore Exploration Strategy
ION plans to help unlock Mauritania’s remaining hydrocarbon potential for years to come.
August 5, 2020Women in Energy: Meet Africa’s Most Empowering Entrepreneurs
AOP examines influential women in Nigeria, Equatorial Guinea and Senegal.
August 5, 2020Renergen Drill Rig to Spud First Well
Renergen will provide periodic updates as the drilling program progresses.
July 31, 2020Eni, BP, Total Make a Large Gas Discovery Offshore Egypt
The gas discovery is expected to produce up to 32 million standard cubic feet per day.
July 28, 2020Egypt Announces New Oil Discovery in the Gulf of Suez
The initial production rate of the new discovery is estimated at 2,000 barrels of oil per day. Exploration and production company Petrogulf Misr and the Egyptian Ministry of Petroleum recently announced the discovery of a deposit of approximately 70 million barrels of crude oil in the shallow waters of the Geisum concession, south of the […]
July 17, 2020Market Report: FAR Ltd Looks for a Buyer for its Stake in Senegal’s Sangomar Project
FAR has received an interest in the sale of its 15% stake in the $4.2 billion Sangomar oil and gas project.