Search results for: Nkembe

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  • 15 January 2013

    Pura Vida Energy NL has been awarded an 80% interest in a Production Sharing Contract for the Nkembe block, offshore Gabon (“Nkembe PSC”). Pura Vida will be Operator under the Nkembe PSC with the State of Gabon holding a 20% carried interest. The Nkembe PSC was executed at a signing ceremony attended by His Excellency […]

  • 11 April 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Pura Vida Energy is moving ahead in its efforts to provide funding for the drilling program at the Nkembe block offshore Gabon for which it is still looking for a drilling rig.  Pura Vida informed on Tuesday that its funding efforts in relation to the drilling campaign at Nkembe is progressing well, with a number of […]

  • 6 June 2013

    Pura Vida Energy NL, an Australian-based African oil explorer ,  has completed an initial evaluation of the potential resources in the Nkembe block, offshore Gabon, West Africa which has resulted in the recognition of net mean recoverable prospective resources to Pura Vida of 815 mmbo. This resource estimate is based on the first four prospects (outside […]

  • 22 July 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Pura Vida Energy NL announces that it has gained access to the drilling cores from the Loba-1 well in the Nkembe block, offshore Gabon, West Africa. Inspection of the cores has confirmed the presence of good quality sandstone reservoirs with abundant oil staining consistent with log properties previously reported by Pura Vida. The core analysis confirms the presence of […]

  • 22 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    Oil and gas exploration company Pura Vida Energy has informed that the employment of its Chief Executive Officer Damon Neaves is ceasing, effective immediately. The company is now looking to hire a new boss ahead of drilling campaign offshore Gabon.  According to the terms of the employment contract, Neaves is expected to resign his directorship […]

  • 23 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Pura Vida Energy NL has announced an upgrade to its prospective resource assessment of the Nkembe PSC, offshore Gabon. Further technical work undertaken by the Company has revealed a significant new play in the pre-salt within the Syn-rift interval where carbonate Coquinas reservoirs are anticipated to be present. The inclusion of newly identified prospects increases […]

  • 30 January 2017

    Pura Vida Energy is leaving Morocco, and is taking the drilling equipment with it, to use it for an exploration campaign there. In a statement on Monday, the energy company said it was set to complete a settlement agreement with a subsidiary of Freeport-McMoRan Oil & Gas, PXP Morocco B.V. (PXP), in relation to the second […]

  • 3 November 2016

    Pura Vida Energy, an Australian oil exploration company, has been granted a 12-month extension of the current exploration phase of the Nkembe production sharing contract (PSC), offshore Gabon. The company holds a 100 percent stake in Nkembe production sharing contract, which contains the Loba oil discovery with 141m gross oil column. Pura Vida said on […]

  • 6 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    Pura Vida Energy NL announced that it has resolved to raise $7 million pursuant to the issue 12 million shares at 58 cents per share to institutional and sophisticated investors under its ASX Listing Rule 7.1 15% capacity. Hartleys Limited and RBS Morgans were Joint Lead Managers in respect of the Placement. The Placement has […]

  • 23 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Pura Vida Energy NL has announced an upgrade to its prospective resource assessment of the Nkembe PSC, offshore Gabon. Further technical work undertaken by the Company has revealed a significant new play in the pre-salt within the Syn-rift interval where carbonate Coquinas reservoirs are anticipated to be present. The inclusion of newly identified prospects increases the total […]

  • 13 September 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Pura Vida Energy, an Australian oil and gas company with operations offshore Africa, is working to develop its assets in the Nkembe shallow block, offshore Gabon. The company holds a 100 percent stake in Nkembe production sharing contract, which contains the Loba oil discovery (141m gross oil column). In its presentation on Tuesday, the company […]

  • 19 January 2017
    Exploration & Production

    Pura Vida Energy has reached a conditional agreement with an offshore drilling contractor which will fund a three-well drilling program in the Nkembe block, offshore Gabon. The term sheet envisions the drilling contractor providing a jack-up rig and fund the costs of the rig for the three-well program anticipated to start in the second half of […]

  • 1 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Sterling Energy Pic has signed a Farmout Agreement for the Production Sharing Contract of the Ambilobe Block (the “PSC”), located offshore Madagascar, with Pura Vida Mauritius. Sterling currently holds a 100% interest in, and is the operator of, the PSC. Under the terms of the Farmout Agreement, Pura Vida will on completion: a) assume a 50% interest […]

  • 1 November 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Sterling Energy Plc, the AIM listed independent oil & gas exploration and production company, announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Sterling Energy (UK) Limited, has signed a Farm-out Agreement for the Production Sharing Contract of the Ambilobe Block, located offshore Madagascar, with Pura Vida Mauritius. Sterling currently holds a 100% interest in, and is […]

  • 28 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    The five kidnapped workers were released two days ago by their abductors at the Nembe area of Bayelsa State, reports vanguardngr.com. They have been released on Monday and dropped at Nembe Community where the Police Anti-kidnapping team rescued them, stated Mr Alex Akhigbe, the state police public relations officer. The workers, employed in the BEKS […]

  • 18 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Unknown armed men have abducted four construction workers at a dredging site along the Nembe waterways in Nembe Local Government area of Bayelsa State. The kidnapped workers are Nigerian nationals attached to Setraco Nigeria Ltd, the construction firm handling the Bayelsa-Delta flank of the East-West road, reported Premium Times. The workers were identified as Caleb […]

  • 7 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Nwakama Dredge Nigeria Limited has successfully completed construction of the largest cutter suction dredger ever made in Nigeria. The new 18″/16″ dredger comes with a ladder length of 22 meters, crew living room with amenities, kitchen, spud pillars and inbuilt capacity to hold 33,000 liters of diesel. At the moment, the CSD is receiving finishing touches at the Ascot […]

  • 28 August 2014
    Business & Finance

    Four Nigerian nationals, attached to Setraco Nigeria Ltd., who were kidnapped by unknown gunmen from the dredging site along the Nembe waterways on Saturday (August 16th) are free at last. Spokesman of the Bayelsa State Police Command, Mr.Alex Akhigbe, confirmed yesterday to the NGR Guardian news site that after ten days of captivity, four dredging […]

  • 4 July 2016

    Three oil workers employed by Italian oil company Eni in Nigeria were reportedly killed last week when a vessel carrying the workers was attacked. According to Bloomberg, which cited a statement by Eni, the vessel was attacked last Wednesday while on its way to a well location for routine operations in the Nembe area. Three workers […]

  • 1 September 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    HKND Technical Team Conducts Field Inspections in Nicaragua HKND Group recently announced that it has engaged two leading global firms to provide specialized advice and expertise as the company continues its work on the technical feasibility study and route determination.   Abducted Dredging Workers Released (Nigeria) The five kidnapped workers were released two days ago […]