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  • 17 April 2014

    Canadian Natural Resources Limited has announced that the Saphir-1XB well has encountered an accumulation of light oil in the deepwater frontier exploration play in Block CI-514 offshore Cote d’Ivoire. The well was drilled by a semi-submersible rig in a water depth of 2,300 meters and reached a total depth of 4,655 meters. The well encountered […]

  • 8 July 2016

    CNR International has exercised option to extend the fixed term of the lease contract for floating production storage and offloading vessel (FPSO) Espoir Ivoirien. The contract extension is from 2017 to 2022, BW Offshore informed. The terms are based on existing extension options, with some adjustments for life extension investment scope, delivering cost savings for both parties, the company […]

  • 21 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    Rialto Energy Limited, Rialto Energy Limited, the exploration, appraisal and development company with operated assets offshore Cote D’Ivoire, has provided the weekly update on drilling operations at the Gazelle-P3 Well as at 06:00hrs, 20 March 2012 (EDT). The Gazelle-P3 well, located offshore Cote D’Ivoire, was spudded on 12 March 2012 using the Transocean GSF Monitor jack-up […]

  • 7 March 2018

    UK-based Ophir Energy has decided to exit from Block 513 offshore Cote d’Ivoire.

  • 17 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Canadian Natural Resources Limited informed that the Saphir-1XB well has encountered an accumulation of light oil in the deepwater frontier exploration play in Block CI-514 offshore Cote d’Ivoire. The well was drilled by a semi-submersible rig in a water depth of 2,300 meters and reached a total depth of 4,655 meters. The well encountered a […]

  • 11 June 2013
    Business & Finance

      Russian private oil and gas company LUKOIL has acquired a 65% share interest in the exploration, development and production project on block CI-504 offshore the Republic of Cote d’Ivoire in the Gulf of Guinea. The share in the project was acquired from a private Nigerian company, Taleveras Energy, which will still retain 25% after […]

  • 22 April 2014

    African Petroleum Corporation Limited and the Government of Côte d’Ivoire have agreed amendments to the Production Sharing Contracts related to Blocks CI-509 and CI-513. The PSC Amendments include an adjustment of the licence periods providing for one year extensions to the first exploration periods of both licences at the expense of the duration of future exploration […]

  • 20 July 2011
    Business & Finance

    Following the completion of drilling rig tenders, Rialto Energy Limited (Rialto or the Company) announces that it has entered into an agreement with Transocean for the provision of the GSF Monitor Drilling Unit to undertake its First Phase Drilling Campaign in CI‐202, located offshore Cote d’Ivoire. The GSF Monitor is a jack‐up drilling unit capable […]

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

    Polarcus Alima has mobilized for a dual-azimuth proprietary 3D seismic survey offshore Cote d’Ivoire, West Africa. The purpose-built seismic vessel is equipped with specialized, advanced maritime technology to minimize the environmental footprint of the operation and the vessel continues to set new standards for the industry, having been awarded the Triple-E(TM) environmental and energy efficiency […]

  • 18 December 2013

    Tullow Oil plc  announces that the Paon-2A appraisal well in the CI-103 licence offshore Côte d’Ivoire has determined the down-dip extent of the Paon oil accumulation. The well encountered the water below the oil accumulation discovered at the Paon-1X well and pressure logging has located the likely oil water contact.   To minimise the number […]

  • 16 January 2019
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Offshore drilling contractor Seadrill Partners has secured a six-well contract with three option wells offshore Cote d’Ivoire. 

  • 9 January 2014
    Business & Finance

     Atlantica Tender Drilling Ltd., formerly BassDrill, has been awarded a contract for its tender barge “Gamma”, offshore Cote d’Ivoire. The barge will work for Foxtrot international on the Marlin field development project on a five well contract. Estimated duration of the contract is approximately 400 days. According to a press release issued by HitecVision, the contract will […]

  • 20 June 2013

    Rialto today announces its intention to raise up to A$16.0 million (approximately £9.7 million) by way of a placing of new ordinary shares of the Company (the “Placing Shares”) to institutional and other investors (the “Placing”). The Placing will be conducted by way of an accelerated bookbuild process whereby GMP Securities Europe LLP (“GMP”) and […]

  • 2 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Polarcus has reported that Polarcus Alima has been mobilized for a dual-azimuth proprietary 3D seismic survey offshore Cote d’Ivoire, West Africa.

  • 12 July 2012
    Business & Finance

    Rialto provides the following update on the drill stem testing of the Gazelle-P3 ST2 well announced on 25 June 2012. Following the successful completion of wireline logs, vertical seismic profiling and sidewall coring operations on the Gazelle-P3 ST2 well, the drill stem testing programme has commenced. The programme involves the perforating of the Upper Cenomanian […]

  • 19 April 2010

    Vanco, along with partners Lukoil and the state oil company Petroci, has completed drilling the Orca exploration well offshore the Republic of Cote d’Ivoire, reporting the well has proved the Orca prospect “highly promising.” Drilled to a total depth of 4,015 meters in waters measuring 1,868 meters deep, the Orca-1X-bis exploration well is located on […]

  • 26 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    Rialto has awarded the Front End Engineering Design (FEED) for the Gazelle Field Development to Petrofac. The work will be carried out in Petrofac’s Woking, UK office and is expected to be completed n October 2012. The Gazelle Field lies in Block CI-202 offshore Cote d’Ivoire and is being developed by Rialto, as operator, and […]

  • 2 July 2010

    Rialto Energy Limited engaged RPS Energy Pty Ltd (RPS) to prepare a Competent Persons Report (CPR), in respect of Block CI-202, to review and appraise the existing discoveries and two newly identified Prospects within the existing 3D seismic data coverage. The report concludes the following key highlights in respect of Block CI-202: • Contingent Total […]

  • 23 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    African Petroleum Corporation Limited, a West African focused oil and gas exploration company on Wednesday signed an agreement with the Société Nationale d’Opérations Pétrolières de la Côte d’Ivoire (“PETROCI”) and the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire to acquire one offshore exploration permit covering block CI‐509. The CI-509 block is located in the Western Offshore area of […]

  • 27 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    Rialto Energy Limited , the exploration, appraisal and development company with operated assets offshore Cote D’Ivoire, announces that Transocean GSF Monitor jack-up drilling rig has been released to Rialto. The rig will  now be towed from Nigeria to Cote d’Ivoire and is scheduled to arrive on location in Block CI-202 before the end of February […]

  • 18 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Azonto has been advised by its affiliate Vioco Petroleum Limited (“Vioco”, 35% Azonto, 65% Vitol) that the President of Cote d’Ivoire, Alassane Ouattara, has signed an Exclusive Exploitation Authorisation (EEA) covering the Gazelle field in Block CI-202, offshore Cote d’Ivoire. Azonto says that the award of the EEA follows approval of the Field Development Plan […]

  • 16 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    Rialto Energy Limited has reached in principle agreement with the International Finance Corporation (IFC), for a proposed investment of approximately US$20 million, via a non‐brokered private placement. The funding will be used to support the Company’s impending drilling operations in Block CI‐202, located offshore, Cote d’Ivoire scheduled to commence in February 2012. The investment by […]