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  • 24 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Ophir Energy plc has expanded its footprint offshore Gabon by signing exploration and production sharing contracts for two additional blocks. The new blocks, A3 and A4, are located outboard of Ophir’s existing acreage in the North Gabon basin. Block A3, which will be called the Nkouere PSC, covers an area of 675 km2 and Block […]

  • 6 September 2018
    Operations & Maintenance

    Spectrum’s geoscientists have completed an extensive hydrocarbon prospectivity review offshore North Gabon using 5,500 km2 of modern 3D seismic data, recently acquired to image the deep syn-rift units and to provide a regional framework for the traditional post-rift hydrocarbon plays. Two major petroleum systems are present with source rocks and reservoirs distributed in the pre-salt syn-rift […]

  • 18 February 2014

    Ophir Energy plc  has informed that drilling operations have now begun on the Padouck Deep-1 well on the Ntsina Block, offshore Gabon utilising the Vantage Titanium Explorer drillship. Ophir has a 40% operated interest in the Block. Padouck Deep-1 is the first well targeting the pre-salt play offshore in the North Gabon basin although the […]

  • 18 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Ophir Energy plc (Ophir) announces that drilling operations have now commenced on the Padouck Deep-1 well on the Ntsina Block, offshore Gabon utilising the Vantage Titanium Explorer drillship. Ophir has a 40% operated interest in the Block. Padouck Deep-1 is the first well targeting the pre-salt play offshore in the North Gabon basin although the […]

  • 19 March 2014

     Ophir Energy plc announces that drilling operations have now concluded on the Padouck Deep-1 well in the Ntsina Block offshore Gabon. Ophir has a 50%* net operated interest. The well was drilled by the Vantage Titanium Explorer drillship to a depth of 3,297m TVDSS targeting the Cretaceous Gamba and Coniquet/Dentale sands in the pre-salt section. […]

  • 19 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Ophir Energy has concluded drilling operations on the Padouck Deep-1 well in the Ntsina Block offshore Gabon. Ophir has a 50% net operated interest. The well was drilled by the Vantage Titanium Explorer drillship to a depth of 3,297m TVDSS targeting the Cretaceous Gamba and Coniquet/Dentale sands in the pre-salt section. Thicker than expected, good quality […]

  • 6 April 2016

    Nigeria’s Oando Energy Resources has teamed up with Kosmos Energy in acquiring offshore blocks in Sao Tome and Principe, and African island nation located near the equator. Oando’s subsidiary Equator Exploration had acquired ownership over the Blocks 5 and 12, respectively, and eventually farmed out the majority ownership in both blocks to Kosmos Energy. Kosmos […]

  • 17 September 2015
    Exploration & Production

    VAALCO Energy on Wednesday announced that the North Tchibala 1-H well, the first development well drilled by VAALCO in the North Tchibala field, offshore Gabon, has been brought online at a rate slightly in excess of 3,000 gross barrels of oil per day.  This is, according to its press release, approximately 750 barrels per day net […]

  • 22 August 2018
    Infrastructure, Project & Tenders

    BW Offshore’s FPSO BW Adolo has arrived offshore Gabon and is preparing for installation and production start-up at the Tortue field.

  • 25 November 2019
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The Dutch oil and gas firm ONE-Dyas has concluded its negotiations with the Gabonese authorities to extend its participation in the Kowe offshore block.

  • 1 November 2017

    The Hague-based LNG giant Shell has completed the sale of its assets in Gabon and UK North Sea as part of the company’s $30 billion divestment programme put in place after its takeover of BG Group. Shell said on Wednesday it had finalized the previously announced sale of its entire Gabon onshore oil and gas interests to Assala […]

  • 16 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Ezra’s Subsea Services division, EMAS AMC, has completed a US$120 million project for VAALCO Gabon (Etame) offshore Gabon in West Africa using the new build Lewek Constellation on her inaugural installation project. The work scope included the transportation and installation of two jackets, topsides, flare booms and living quarters for the Etame and Southeast Etame […]

  • 19 August 2013

    Cobalt International Energy, Inc today provided an update on its deepwater drilling operations in West Africa and the Gulf of Mexico, and announced that it has entered into a new rig contract.  In West Africa, the Total Gabon operated Diaman #1B well, drilled on the Diaba block in offshore Gabon, has reached its total depth […]

  • 1 September 2014
    Project & Tenders

    Vaalco Energy has announced that production from the Etame Marin block, offshore Gabon, has resumed after the successful completion of previously announced maintenance work on the company’s leased FPSO vessel “Petróleo Nautipa”. Work was performed to upgrade the fire and gas detection systems on the FPSO and other routine maintenance work was completed on-time and without any safety […]

  • 1 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    VAALCO Energy has advised that production from the Etame Marin block has resumed after the successful completion of previously announced maintenance work on the company’s leased Floating, Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel, offshore Gabon. Work was performed to upgrade the fire and gas detection systems on the FPSO and other routine maintenance work was […]

  • 14 December 2015
    Project & Tenders

    VAALCO Energy on Monday announced that the North Tchibala 2-H well, the second development well in the North Tchibala field, offshore Gabon, was brought online. The first well, the North Tchibala 1-H, was drilled with the Transocean Constellation II jack-up rig and brought online in September. The North Tchibala 2-H well was spud in October. It was […]

  • 26 October 2018

    The Republic of Gabon is set to launch an offshore licensing round offering the country’s shallow and deepwater offshore blocks for oil companies to bid for.

  • 14 April 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    VAALCO Energy, Inc. has today announced first production from Etame 12-H, a development well drilled from the Etame platform offshore Gabon.  Etame 12-H was drilled to a measured depth of approximately 3,450 meters targeting the recently discovered, untapped lower lobe of the Gamba reservoir. Following completion operations, the well was brought online at the rate […]

  • 23 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    LDD, an Acteon company, continues to enhance its global footprint by installing drilled and grouted piles as part of the Etame Marin block field expansion programme, offshore Gabon, West Africa. VAALCO Gabon (Etame) Inc. is the operator of the Etame Marin block. LDD will deliver a specialist foundation installation programme, including drilling, grouting, lifting and […]

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

    LDD, an Acteon company, has successfully finished a specialist foundation installation for the Etame Marin block field expansion project, offshore Gabon, West Africa.  VAALCO Gabon (Etame) is the operator of the Etame Marin block. EMAS AMC, the subsea services division of EMAS, is undertaking the block expansion project on behalf of VAALCO Gabon (Etame) and […]

  • 17 September 2018
    Infrastructure

    “We have achieved first oil from the Dussafu license within budget and on schedule”, said Carl K. Arnet, the CEO of BW Offshore.

  • 11 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    Dutch offshore support vessel operator Glomar Offshore has been awarded a deal for one of its vessels for work offshore Gabon.