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  • 27 August 2014

    Oil samples have been recovered in the FAN-1 exploration well being drilled offshore Senegal.

  • 28 July 2014
    Project & Tenders

    FAR Ltd has informed that drilling has resumed on the FAN-1 well offshore Senegal.

  • 17 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Drilling has started on the offshore exploration well, FAN-1, offshore Senegal in which FAR Ltd holds a 15% interest (Cairn Energy PLC 40%, ConocoPhillips 35%, Petrosen 10%). The well will test a stacked fan structure with the potential to contain approximately 900 million barrels of oil (mmbbls) with approximately 135mmbbls net to FAR. The well […]

  • 7 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Cairn Energy together with its joint venture partners has announced that the FAN-1 exploration well, offshore Senegal, has discovered oil. The well, located in 1,427 metres water depth and approximately 100 kilometres offshore in the Sangomar Deep block, has reached a Target Depth of 4,927 m and was targeting multiple stacked deepwater fans. Preliminary analysis indicates: – 29m of net oil bearing reservoir in Cretaceous sandstones; – No water contact was encountered […]

  • 11 June 2014

    Cairn has modified the Senegal drilling programme in order to incorporate essential maintenance.

  • 27 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Oil samples have been recovered in the FAN-1 exploration well being drilled offshore Senegal by FAR Ltd and its joint venture partners Cairn Energy PLC (Operator), ConocoPhillips and Petrosen – the Senegalese national oil company. Elevated gas and fluorescence were encountered in a shallow secondary target and the presence of oil was confirmed by an […]

  • 13 April 2015
    Project & Tenders

    Cairn Energy is looking to develop its offshore oil discoveries in Senegal using a standalone Floating Production Storage and Offloading vessel, popularly known as FPSO. The FAN-1 and SNE-1 oil discoveries were announced in October and November 2014, respectively. Those were the first exploration wells drilled in Senegal’s deep waters in almost three decades. According to FAR […]

  • 26 May 2017
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Cairn Energy has started drilling the FAN South-1 exploration well into the South Fan prospect, offshore Senegal.  According to a Friday statement by Far Limited, a partner in the project, the well is the first pure exploration well to be drilled offshore Senegal since the discovery wells of FAN-1 and SNE-1 in 2014. FAN South-1 is […]

  • 11 July 2017
    Exploration & Production

    London-listed oil and gas company Cairn Energy has completed drilling of the FAN South-1 well in the South Fan prospect offshore Senegal and found oil.  The well, which was the first pure exploration well to be drilled offshore Senegal since the discovery wells of FAN-1 and SNE-1 in 2014, was spud in late May with the Stena […]

  • 8 October 2012

    China Shipping Industry Co., Ltd. Lixin Shipyard recently completed the repair of MV Jing Fan 1 which entered the shipyard in late August, mainly for the repair of ship’s bow and bulbous bow. Heavily damaged ship needed new bulbous bow, 6.15m high and 2.5m wide. Immediately after acquiring the knowledge of this job, the hull […]

  • 9 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    The FAN-1 oil discovery offshore Senegal announced by Cairn Energy and its joint venture partners on 07 October is exciting news for companies exploring this northwest African shelf. The basic play model is similar along the entire paleo continental shelf edge from Senegal to Guinea-Bissau and the discovery proves up the existence of a petroleum […]

  • 7 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Cairn and its joint venture partners have discovered oil in the FAN-1 exploration well, offshore Senegal. The well, located in 1,427 metres (m) water depth and approximately 100 kilometres offshore in the Sangomar Deep block, has reached a Target Depth (TD) of 4,927 m and was targeting multiple stacked deepwater fans. As stated prior to the […]

  • 10 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Cairn has made a discovery of high quality oil in the second well in the Senegal exploration programme. The SNE-1 well is located in 1,100 metres (m) water depth and approximately 100 kilometres (km) offshore in the Sangomar Offshore block with a target depth of ~3,000 m and targeting the Shelf Edge Prospect. Intermediate logging of […]

  • 28 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Cap Energy is working to progress its interests in Guinea-Bissau. Sitting in the same basin as the Senegal assets, the prospective leads are distributed across a carbonate shelf that passes abruptly to deeper water to the west. As the deepwater geology of Cap’s Block 5B (BECUDA) is analogous to that of the FAN-1 location in Senegal, […]

  • 10 November 2014

    Cairn has discovered high quality oil in the second well of its Senegal exploration campaign. The SNE-1 well is located in 1,100 metres (m) water depth and approximately 100 kilometres (km) offshore in the Sangomar Offshore block with a target depth of ~3,000 m and targeting the Shelf Edge Prospect. Intermediate logging of the SNE-1 well has confirmed hydrocarbons […]

  • 26 April 2017
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Cairn Energy is set to spud an exploration well at the FAN prospect offshore Senegal. The well is the first pure exploration well to be drilled there since the discovery wells of FAN-1 and SNE-1 in 2014 after a series of SNE appraisal wells. According to Far Ltd, a partner in the Senegal joint venture with Cairn, […]

  • 28 October 2014
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Cap Energy has informed that it is working to progress its interests offshore Guinea-Bissau, West Africa, by conducting a 3D survey scheduled for November, 2014.  Sitting in the same basin as the Company’s Senegal assets, the prospective leads are distributed across a carbonate shelf that passes abruptly to deeper water to the west. As the deepwater […]

  • 14 October 2015

    Cairn Energy has hired the Ocean Rig Athena drillship for a drilling campaign in Senegal. According to FAR Limited, a partner in the project, the drilling program is expected to start in the coming weeks. The drillship is currently in Angola, expected to mobilize to Senegal within days. The firm drilling program includes three wells including […]

  • 17 September 2015
    Project & Tenders

    Cairn Energy, operator of the Senegal Joint Venture with 40% interest, has begun a new 3D seismic survey over its Sangomar Deep, Sangomar and Rufisque permits, offshore Senegal. Other Senegal Joint Venture partners are FAR Limited with 15% stake, ConocoPhillips with 35% and Petrosen with 10% stake. According to FAR’s press release issued Thursday, the Polarcus Adira 3D seismic vessel […]

  • 28 July 2015
    Project & Tenders

    Pura Vida Energy, an Australia-based oil explorer, has drilled the MZ-1 exploration well in the Mazagan permit, offshore Morocco, to a depth of 4,653 metres within the Lower Cretaceous, without encountering oil. Pura Vida started drilling the MZ-1 well with the Atwood Achiever drillship in June 2015. According to the company’s press release, the preliminary results from all of […]

  • 25 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    FAR Ltd has entered into a farm-in option agreement with a subsidiary of Trace Atlantic Oil Ltd for the Djiffere block offshore Senegal, adjacent to FAR’s Rufisque, Sangomar and Sangomar Deep (RSSD) blocks that contain the SNE-1 and FAN-1 oil discoveries. The western part of the Djiffere Block is located along geological trend with the […]

  • 17 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Cairn Energy Plc has plugged and abandoned its JM-1 well, off the coast of Morocco. The company said that the well, which was spudded in January, drilled to evaluate Upper Jurassic and Middle Jurassic objectives, reached a total depth of 3,711m TVDSS and has been plugged and abandoned without testing.  Cairn operates the well with 37.5% […]