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  • 3 May 2017

    French oil major Total is entering into the oil and gas exploration and production sector in Senegal with two agreements signed this week. The company and the Republic of Senegal have signed two agreements enabling Total “to contribute to the exploration activities in Senegal’s deep and ultra-deep offshore.” “An established player in refining and marketing […]

  • 11 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    FAR Ltd has received $5 million from Capricorn Senegal Ltd, a subsidiary of Cairn Energy, in relation to its Senegal Farm-out deal (following final approvals from the Senegal government). FAR will be drilling two back to back wells in Senegal the first of which is expected to spud in Q1 2014. The receipt of the […]

  • 30 April 2020
    Infrastructure, Technology

    Huawei Marine Networks (HMN) has announced the kick-off of Senegal Horn of Africa Regional Express (SHARE) cable. The system is a high-capacity direct link connecting Dakar, Senegal and Praia, Cape Verde. The SHARE system is about 720 kilometres and has a design capacity of 16Tbit/s, using HMN’s comms equipment and solution. The delivery of the […]

  • 3 July 2012

    Puma Energy LLC, the global mid and downstream oil company, has completed the acquisition of 100% of the issued share capital of Vitogaz Senegal SA. The principal asset is a 5,000m3 Liquefied Petroleum Gas terminal in the port of Dakar, Senegal. The acquisition is another step in the development of Puma Energy and marks the […]

  • 5 November 2019

    Senegalese authorities have included the disputed Senegal Offshore Sud Profond (SOSP) block in a recently launched licensing round covering all open offshore blocks in the country.

  • 23 February 2017

    Kosmos Energy has completed a transaction under which BP bought stake in its blocks off Senegal. The duo is looking to produce first gas from the Tortue project by 2021.  In the second half of December 2016, Kosmos and BP decided to team up in Mauritania and Senegal. BP agreed to buy a 62% working interest, including operatorship, […]

  • 29 May 2015
    Project & Tenders

    A preliminary agreement to build a floating LNG regasification terminal and a 400-megawatt power station between Senelec of Senegal, Nebras Power of Qatar and Japan’s Mitsui & Co.

  • 29 May 2006

    Authorities in Barbados are still trying to discover how a boat carrying the bodies of 11 men was found adrift off the Barbadian coast a month ago. Police believe the men were mostly from Senegal after finding an Air Senegal ticket on board and a note left by one of the dying men. In the […]

  • 9 October 2007

    A signing ceremony attended by Chairman of global marine terminal operator DP World and holding company Dubai World, Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, and Senegal Prime Minister Cheikh Hadjibou Soumaré formally handed responsibility for operating and developing Senegal’s busiest container terminal to DP World.

  • 9 January 2020
    Project & Tenders

    The Government of Senegal has approved the Rufisque Offshore, Sangomar Offshore, and Sangomar Deep Offshore (RSSD) joint venture Exploitation Plan and granted the Exploitation Authorization for the Sangomar field development located offshore Senegal. 

  • 29 January 2019

    Senegal government has hired Doris Engineering to provide advisory services to Senegalese Ministry of Petroleum and Energies for the development for the development of oil & gas projects offshore Senegal. Doris Engineering will focus on two projects: Grand Tortue Ahmeyim, operated by BP, and the SNE project, operated by Woodside. The two-year contract will see […]

  • 21 November 2017

    UK oil major BP is reportedly in talks with Cairn Energy to buy part of its stake in assets offshore Senegal. 

  • 9 January 2020
    Operations & Maintenance

    The Government of Senegal has approved the Rufisque Offshore, Sangomar Offshore and Sangomar Deep Offshore (RSSD) joint venture Exploitation Plan and granted the Exploitation Authorization for the Sangomar field development. Woodside submitted development and exploitation plan for the Sangomar (formerly SNE) field in December last year. The start of the execute phase of the Sangomar […]

  • 15 January 2020
    Operations & Maintenance

    Woodside and its partners, Cairn and FAR, have signed a joint Final Investment Decision (FID) statement, in agreement with Petrosen and the Government of Senegal for the Sangomar field development. The FID was signed at an official ceremony on Tuesday night with the Minister of Petroleum and Energies, Monsieur Mouhamadou Cisse, Cairn informed. The FID […]

  • 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 […]

  • 25 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    MODEC International awarded a contract by Woodside Energy (Senegal) for an FPSO vessel.

  • 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 […]

  • 14 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    Australia’s Woodside is expanding into Africa with the acquisition of ConocoPhillips’ assets in Senegal. Under a binding Purchase and Sale Agreement (PSA) Woodside will buy all of ConocoPhillips’ interests in Senegal for the purchase price of $350 million, based on an effective date of 1 January 2016, plus a completion adjustment of approximately $80 million. […]

  • 6 May 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Project & Tenders, Regulation & policy

    Oil and gas company PetroNor has reached a mutual agreement with the Government of Senegal to suspend the arbitration related to a dispute for two offshore blocks.

  • 22 November 2019

    Norwegian seismic player TGS has begun a new seismic survey in the Mauritania-Senegal-Guinea-Bissau-Conakry (MSGBC) basin, offshore north-west Africa.

  • 29 May 2015
    Project & Tenders

    A preliminary agreement to build a floating LNG regasification terminal and a 400-megawatt power station between Senelec of Senegal, Nebras Power of Qatar and Japan’s Mitsui & Co.

  • 29 November 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    African Petroleum Corporation Limited, a West African focused oil and gas exploration company, announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, African Petroleum Senegal Limited, has entered into an agreement with the Société des Pétroles du Sénégal  and the République du Sénégal to acquire two offshore exploration permits covering two blocks: Rufisque Offshore Profond and Senegal Offshore […]