Search results for: Ivory Coast

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  • 6 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    Works on widening and deepening the Vridi Canal in Ivory Coast, implemented by China Communications Construction Company’s (CCCC) subsidiary China Harbor Engineering Company (CHEC), are officially completed – eight months ahead of schedule. The inauguration ceremony of the expanded waterway took place on February 21, in the presence of Amadou Gon Coulibaly, the Prime Minister of the […]

  • 18 October 2017

    Ghana and Ivory Coast have committed to ensure that the recent ruling by an international court on the maritime dispute between the two nations be smoothly implemented. To help achieve the implementation of the court ruling, the two countries have established a joint committee Joint Committee for the Implementation of the ITLOS judgement and indicated […]

  • 6 June 2019

    Eni has signed the contracts for two new exploration blocks in the eastern part of the sedimentary basin offshore Ivory Coast.

  • 26 October 2017

    French seismic acquisition specialist CGG has been awarded a contract for onshore and offshore survey in Ivory Coast. Under the contract with Ivory Coast’s Direction Générale des Hydrocarbures (DGH) and PETROCI, the national oil company, CGG will acquire, a multi-client program of gravity, gravity gradiometry and magnetic data over the Republic’s onshore and shallow offshore basins. […]

  • 3 May 2016
    Exploration & Production

    The U.S. independent oil company Anadarko has hit net pay at its CI-103 block, offshore Ivory Coast. In its quarterly results presentation on Monday, the company revealed it struck approximately 100 net feet of vertical pay in the company’s first horizontal deepwater well at Paon-5A, offshore the West African country. The company is using the […]

  • 12 January 2017

    Oil and gas explorer Ophir Energy is preparing to resume deepwater exploration works in Ivory Coast. The company, which took over the operatorship of the CI-513 offshore block in early 2016, on Thursday said the preparations to drill the Ayame-1 deepwater exporation well off the Ivory Coast were at an advance stage. Ophir expects to start […]

  • 23 March 2017

    Italian oil company Eni has obtained majority stakes in two new exploration blocks off the shore of the Ivory Coast. The two blocks are located approximately 50 km from the country’s coastline, the company said in a statement on Wednesday. The two deep offshore blocks, denominated CI-101 and CI-205, are in the eastern part of […]

  • 22 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    A consortium comprised of APM Terminals, Bolloré Africa Logistics and Bouygues has been named the preferred bidder to manage a second container terminal at the Port of Abidjan. Plans for the new facility (TC2), call for an investment of 300 billion Central African Francs ($590 million USD) over the 21-year concession term. With a depth […]

  • 25 November 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Total confirmed on Friday that a consortium led by the French energy giant has been awarded the rights to build and operate a liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal in Ivory Coast. To remind, Reuters reported on this deal back in October saying that a Total-led consortium would be formed to develop the LNG terminal. The consortium called […]

  • 21 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    African Petroleum, an independent oil and gas exploration company, has entered into a new Production Sharing Contract with Ophir Energy plc covering the company’s CI-513 licence area in the Ivory Coast. In accordance with the terms of the new PSC, Ophir Energy holds a 45% interest and is operator, African Petroleum holds a 45% interest […]

  • 28 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Two Polish seafarers died and 13 were hospitalized after suspected food poisoning broke out on board a cargo ship while sailing from Ivory Coast, according to Polish media. The food poisoning reportedly spread through the 1991-built Nefryt on Friday evening, after the all-Polish crew set sail from Ivory Coast. Following the outbreak, the Nefryt returned […]

  • 5 October 2016
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Ivory Coast on Tuesday signed a contract to set up a consortium led by Total in order to build an FSRU-based LNG import terminal to cover the demand for electricity generation.

  • 22 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    A consortium comprised of APM Terminals, Bollore Africa Logistics and Bouygues has been named the preferred bidder to manage a second container terminal at the Port of Abidjan. Plans for the new facility (TC2), call for an investment of 300 billion Central African Francs ($590 million USD) over the 21-year concession term. With a depth […]

  • 26 May 2014

    The government of Equatorial Guinea has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Ivory Coast and Ghana under which they will begin discussions to create a regional gas company.

  • 31 December 2015
    Project & Tenders

    Genel Energy has informed that no hydrocarbons have been found at its exploration well offshore Ivory Coast. The company on Thursday said that the Aigle-1X exploration well on the CI-508 licence was process of being plugged and abandoned after failing to encounter hydrocarbons. The completion of this well concludes Genel’s committed Côte d’Ivoire drilling programme, the company added.

  • 20 September 2006

    Amsterdam’s City Council said Wednesday it has ordered an independent investigation into a ship that carried waste blamed for the deaths of seven people in Ivory Coast. The ship, the Probo Koala, was chartered by a Netherlands-based company, Trafigura Beheer BV, and had unsuccessfully tried to unload the waste in Amsterdam before it finally disposed […]

  • 18 May 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Exploration & Production, Infrastructure

    State-owned Qatar Petroleum (QP) has entered into an agreement to acquire stakes in Total’s two exploration blocks offshore the Ivory Coast.

  • 28 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Two Polish seafarers died and 13 were hospitalized after suspected food poisoning broke out on board a cargo ship while sailing from Ivory Coast, according to Polish media. The food poisoning reportedly spread through the 1991-built Nefryt on Friday evening, after the all-Polish crew set sail from Ivory Coast. Following the outbreak, the Nefryt returned […]

  • 26 October 2017
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    CGG has secured a contract by Côte d’Ivoire’s Direction Générale des Hydrocarbures (DGH) and Petroci, to acquire with its local partner, Harvex Geosolutions, a multi-client program of gravity, gravity gradiometry and magnetic data over the Republic’s onshore and shallow offshore basins. The scheduled five-month program will deploy CGG’s new Falcon Full Spectrum gravity solution to acquire approximately […]

  • 30 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) today signed an agreement with the Government of Ivory Coast in Abidjan to provide a Japanese ODA loan of up to $97.6 million for the Abidjan Port Cereal Berth Construction Project. JICA said in its announcement that, under this project, the government will construct a new cereal berth at […]

  • 7 March 2018

    UK-based Ophir Energy has decided to exit from Block 513 offshore Cote d’Ivoire.

  • 16 January 2019
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Offshore drilling contractor Seadrill Partners has secured a six-well contract with three option wells offshore Cote d’Ivoire.