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  • 20 July 2015

    Polarcus Limited has started a new 3D broadband multi-client project across the Mauritania-Senegal-Guinea-Bissau Basin (MSGB), offshore Northwest Africa. According to the company, the project, supported by industry funding, will cover an area of 1,500 sq. km offshore The Gambia and is expected to run for 50 days. Polarcus notes that final data products will be available in Q1 2016. The […]

  • 20 July 2015
    Operations & Maintenance

    Polarcus Limited has started a new 3D broadband multi-client project across the Mauritania-Senegal-Guinea-Bissau Basin (“MSGB”), offshore Northwest Africa. Erin Energy has contracted Polarcus to carry out the survey using the Polarcus Alima, an ultra-modern 12 streamer 3D/4D seismic vessel. The project will cover an area of 1,500 sq. km on Erin Energy’s A2 and A5 blocks, offshore The Gambia, and is […]

  • 31 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    Australian oil company FAR has signed an Area of Mutual Interest (AMI) agreement with CNOOC UK Limited, which covers selected licenses offshore Senegal and The Gambia within the designated area. The Australian oil company informed on Friday that the AMI provides the two companies with agreed arrangements to partner in evaluating, bidding, negotiating and managing joint ventures […]

  • 21 November 2017

    Two Far Limited-operated prospects located in Blocks A2 and A5 offshore The Gambia have a combined best estimate prospective resource of 1.1 billion barrels of oil.

  • 3 July 2017

    The government of The Gambia has approved FAR Limited’s acquisition of 80 percent interest in offshore Blocks A2 and A5 from Erin Energy Corporation. To remind, FAR bought 80 percent interest and operatorship of Erin Energy’s two offshore blocks, close to the SNE discovery offshore Senegal, back in March 2017. Under the terms of the […]

  • 27 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    Australian oil and gas company FAR Limited will buy 80% interest and operatorship of Erin Energy’s offshore A2 and A5 blocks in The Gambia, which are close to the SNE discovery offshore Senegal.  Erin Energy will retain a 20% working interest in both blocks, the company said on Monday. Under the terms of the farm-out […]

  • 16 June 2020
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Norwegian seismic player TGS has completed its flagship Jaan 3D seismic survey covering the MSGBC Basin in Northwest Africa. The survey took place in partnership with PGS and GeoPartners. Comprising over 28,000 square kilometres, the survey spans offshore Senegal, The Gambia, AGC and Guinea-Bissau. It specifically maps the Cretaceous Palaeo Shelf-Edge Trend (PSET) and sheds […]

  • 18 September 2018

    Norwegian seismic specialist TGS has won a first regional offshore MSGBC SeaSeep Project in the North West Africa Atlantic Margin.

  • 8 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    A consortium comprising Steatite with OXIS Energy, MSubs and the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) has developed a pressure tolerant Lithium Sulfur (Li-S) battery that’s capable of powering autonomous vehicles to ocean depths of over 6,000 metres. Reportedly, the cells can withstand the extreme pressure of 664 bars – that’s equivalent to a water depth of […]

  • 8 November 2019

    Singapore has decided to extend for another five years a key initiative that seeks to reduce shipping emissions.

  • 19 September 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    TGS has fired first shot to start a new survey in the MSGBC Basin, offshore north-west Africa. The Senegal Ultra-Deep offshore 3D survey covers over 4500 km2, with a modern broadband acquisition set-up. It is being undertaken in partnership with GeoPartners using the vessel, BGP Prospector, and has the full support of Petrosen, the national […]

  • 10 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Region- 2 (MGB R02) through MGB Regional Director Mario Ancheta confirmed that black sand dredging along the shorelines of Cagayan province has been stopped. Ancheta ordered the former black sand dredging permitees to conduct rehabilitation efforts in mining areas. He said that the mining companies should free the area with its dredging equipment. […]

  • 18 September 2018
    Operations & Maintenance

    TGS plans to start its first regional offshore MSGBC SeaSeep Project in the North West Africa Atlantic Margin.   The program will cover an area of approximately 113,500 km2 and will incorporate around 230 cores from the seabed, located based on multibeam backscatter anomalies. Acquisition of the multibeam will begin early Q4 2018 with the coring and […]

  • 8 October 2013

    Ilsenburger Grobblech GmbH (ILG) and Salzgitter Mannesmann Grobblech GmbH (MGB), both member companies of the Salzgitter Group, will be delivering a total of 44,150 tons of plate, which is the major share of the material required for the steel tube constructions of the Baltic 2 offshore wind farm. Siemens and EEW Special Pipe Constructions are […]

  • 13 September 2018

    Norwegian seismic specialist TGS will begin a new 3D multi-client project named Jaan in the early fourth quarter of 2018.

  • 4 April 2017
    Project & Tenders

    TGS, a provider of multi-client geoscience data to oil and gas companies, will further expand its NWAAM multi-client library with more than 11,000 kilometers of long-offset broadband 2D seismic data. The expansion regards the Northwest African Atlantic Margin (NWAAM) area, more precisely the Mauritania-Senegal-Gambia-Bissau-Conakry (MSGBC) region. The seismic player will, apart from the acquisition of […]

  • 7 January 2020
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Shearwater GeoServices has been awarded a 3D Isometrix seismic acquisition project by FAR Gambia. The one-month survey will cover parts of block A5 offshore Gambia in the Mauritania, Senegal, Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Conakry (MSGBC) Basin. It will be acquired by the SW Amundsen and provide new seismic over a shallow-water area and connect with existing seismic […]

  • 20 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    BMT Isis, a subsidiary of BMT Group Ltd (BMT) and a leading supplier of safety and environmental risk management across sectors and Plymouth based MSubs Ltd, a principal supplier of manned and unmanned underwater submersibles for both military and commercial users are collaborating together to develop a fully instrumented Maritime Sea Range in which to […]

  • 6 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    U.K.’s Plymouth University, autonomous craft specialists MSubs, and yacht designers Shuttleworth Design, have launched a pioneering project to design, build and sail the world’s first full-sized, fully autonomous unmanned ship across the Atlantic Ocean. The Mayflower Autonomous Research Ship, codenamed MARS, will be powered by renewable energy technology, and will carry a variety of drones […]

  • 25 February 2011
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

      Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Ramon J. P. Paje has directed all regional directors of the Mines and Geo-sciences Bureau to refrain from accepting and processing new mining applications nationwide. Paje issued the directive in view of the on-going cleansing of pending and inactive mining projects nationwide by the mines bureau. “As we take […]

  • 13 March 2020
    Equipment, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Plymouth-based MSubs has been awarded an initial £1-million contract to build a test submarine that will be used to explore the potential capabilities of larger uncrewed underwater vehicles in the future. Measuring about 30 feet in length, this autonomous submarine is significantly larger than autonomous submarines used for beach reconnaissance, allowing it to operate at […]

  • 4 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    TGS is further expanding its North-West African Atlantic Margin (NWAAM) multi-client library in the MSGBC Basin as it plans to acquire more than 11,000 kilometers of long-offset broadband 2D seismic data together with magnetic and gravity data, in Senegal and Gambia. This expansion is being undertaken in cooperation with Petrosen in Senegal and the Ministry of Petroleum […]