Search results for: West Africa

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  • 9 January 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Dubai-based seismic contractor, Polarcus has received a letter of intent for a broadband 3D marine seismic acquisition project. According to the Oslo-listed company, the survey will be carried out offshore West Africa. The duration of the project should be approximately one month. Polarcus did not disclose the potential value of the contract nor the name […]

  • 27 January 2010

    Drilling technology provider Plexus has landed a deal with British-based African operator Bowleven to provide its Pos-Grip downhole system for wells which are to be drilled offshore Cameroon.

  • 18 September 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Oslo-listed Polarcus has received a Letter of Intent (LOI) from an undisclosed client to execute a 3D marine seismic project in West Africa. The survey will be acquired utilizing Polarcus’ RightBAND technique for broadband data acquisition. The project is scheduled to last two weeks and will form part of the company’s West African campaign during Q4 […]

  • 16 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    JDR has establised a new service and maintenance facility in Port Harcourt and Lagos, Nigeria in partnership with Royal Niger Emerging Technologies. In the agreement, which also establishes a long-term trade partnership, the Global Service division of JDR is providing local content to the West African oil and gas market with Nigeria as its first […]

  • 27 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    The West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) hosted an official launch workshop earlier this month, which discussed the erosion and adaptation projects in the coastal areas of West Africa. The workshop took stock of the main cross-sectoral issues at the local, regional and international scales, presented the main axes and intervention modalities and examined […]

  • 20 March 2020
    Operations & Maintenance

    Polarcus has received contract termination notice for a 3D marine seismic acquisition project offshore West Africa.  The contract was initially announced in November 2018. The client has decided to cease operations on the project and the contract has been terminated, Polarcus said. The client has accepted that compensation for early termination is payable in these […]

  • 17 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Polarcus Limited has signed a Letter of Intent for a 3D marine seismic acquisition project offshore West Africa. The company did not disclose the name of the client, nor the value of the contract. The project, subject to the execution of a service contract, will start in Q4 2014 and is expected to run for […]

  • 1 November 2018
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Polarcus has received an award for a 3D marine seismic acquisition project in West Africa. The award comprises two surveys of approximately three months each, the company informed. The first survey is expected to begin in Q2 2019 and the second survey in Q4 2019. Polarcus did not reveal the name of the client nor […]

  • 10 January 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Trendsetter Engineering said it is poised to deliver three Template Slot Adapters (TSA) and associated TCS connectors for an undisclosed operator in West Africa. Following a contract award in early 3Q 2018, the equipment will be delivered in 1Q 2019 from Trendsetter’s Houston facility. By utilizing the TSA, the operator will be able to reconfigure […]

  • 10 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Polarcus said it has received an award for a 3D marine seismic acquisition project in West Africa. The project duration is approximately three months and is expected to start in September 2018. Following this award, the Polarcus fleet is 100% booked for Q3 2018 and 85% booked for Q4 2018. The survey is for an […]

  • 1 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    The port of Antwerp has decided to invest into the expansion of West African port of San Pedro, Côte d’Ivoire, as it agreed with the port to collaborate on the expansion plans over the next few years. Work on construction of a logistics platform under the name of San Pedro Logistique is set to start next […]

  • 24 January 2020
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    SAExploration has secured two new projects offshore West Africa. The projects are valued at approximately $42 million in the aggregate and are scheduled to occur primarily during the 2nd quarter of 2020 and last approximately 71 days. Services to be provided will include 3D/4D data acquisition utilizing autonomous ROV-deployed nodal recording technology in water depths […]

  • 30 October 2019
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Oslo-listed Polarcus has been awarded a 4D marine seismic acquisition project offshore West Africa. The project is scheduled to start in Q4 2019, following a scheduled class docking. The acquisition is estimated to last approximately two months. The client and financial details have not been disclosed.  

  • 13 May 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    West Africa Cable System (WACS) has been officially launched in Cape Town on Friday. The submarine cable which links Southern and Western Africa to Europe will increase South Africa’s broadband capacity by more than 500 Gigabits per second (Gbps), reports African Business Review. WACS cable stretches from South Africa all the way to UK. The […]

  • 7 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) has launched two new West Africa services (WAF 2 and WAF3) to meet the growing demand and customer requirements in the West African market.  The new services, scheduled to become effective in September 2015, will operate in addition to UASC’s existing WAF1 service. “In addition to reduced transit times and enhanced […]

  • 14 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Ports and Harbours West Africa summit is scheduled for 26 – 28 January, 2015, in Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Centre, Accra, Ghana. Formally supported by the Ghana Ports & Harbours Authority, the Ports and Harbours West Africa event will focus on operational and construction challenges affecting port expansion, development and efficiency for West African Ports. […]

  • 7 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) has launched two new West Africa services (WAF 2 and WAF3) to meet the growing demand and customer requirements in the West African market.  The new services, scheduled to become effective in September 2015, will operate in addition to UASC’s existing WAF1 service. “In addition to reduced transit times and enhanced […]

  • 12 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    The ICC International Maritime Bureau (IMB) is asking ships to be extra vigilant when transiting West Africa as piracy in the region becomes a growing concern. IMB’s Live Piracy Map shows that since the beginning of the year, one vessel, MT Kerala, has been hijacked and six were boarded in West Africa. There was also […]

  • 18 March 2016
    Business & Finance

    French container shipping major CMA CGM has upgraded its services linking the West African coast to Europe, Asia, Middle East and India as a part of the company’s new strategy in the West African region.  The new MIDAS service calls at 7 West African ports from India and Middle East. An extended coverage is provided in […]

  • 1 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    French container line CMA CGM Group is launching a new service dubbed WAZZAN to link Morocoo to North West Africa, and improve its Intra African coverage. CMA CGM says the new service improves transit times between Mauritania, Senegal and Morocco by 8 days by replacing the previous transshipment calls by direct ones. The WAZZAN will also add a new direct […]

  • 5 October 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Oceaneering Internationa is expanding its presence for autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) survey services to the West African region. Oceaneering currently serves the U.S Gulf of Mexico with a fleet of commercial AUVs, designed for survey operations in water depths reaching 4,500 meters. The company is mobilizing one of its 3,000 meter rated AUVs, which is […]

  • 22 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    Ocean Rig UDW Inc., a global provider of offshore deepwater drilling services, today announced that it has sealed a new drilling contract for its semi- submersible drilling rig “Eirik Raude” with an independent operator, for work offshore West Africa. The expected total backlog to complete the 2 well program is estimated at $ 67.5 million […]