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  • 17 November 2016

    Reaching the final investment decision on Tanzania’s LNG export project will take at least five more years, according to Statoil’s Tanzania country manager Oystein Michelsen.

  • 29 November 2019
    Business & Finance

    Niras to develop Tanga oil terminal and the national port masterplan for Tanzania.

  • 24 May 2013

    Statoil has acquired a 12% working interest in the Block 6 licence offshore Tanzania from operator Petrobras Tanzania Ltd. Block 6 covers 5,549 square kilometres in the Mafia basin offshore Tanzania, with a water depth of 1,800 metres. Block 6 is located approx.170 kilometres north of the Statoil-operated Block 2, where the company in 2012 […]

  • 24 May 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Statoil has acquired a 12% working interest in the Block 6 licence offshore Tanzania from operator Petrobras Tanzania Ltd. Block 6 covers 5,549 square kilometres in the Mafia basin offshore Tanzania, with a water depth of 1,800 metres. Block 6 is located approx.170 kilometres north of the Statoil-operated Block 2, where the company in 2012 […]

  • 28 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    On Tuesday, United Against Nuclear Iran (UANI) called on Tanzania to immediately investigate and clarify its actions regarding the reflagging of National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) vessels. While Tanzania stated in August 2012 that it would de-register Iranian ships, reports indicate that NITC vessels have recently been reflagged in Tanzania, including a report from yesterday […]

  • 25 January 2017

    An agreement between the Tanzanian government and the international majors looking to build a US$30 billion LNG export project, could be reached in 2018.

  • 3 March 2014

    Statoil and co-venturer ExxonMobil today announced the results from their first drill stem test in the Tanzania Block 2 offshore discoveries. The data acquired is important to reduce technical uncertainties in a possible future Tanzania offshore and LNG development. The Zafarani-2 operation tested two separate intervals and flowed at a maximum of 66 million standard […]

  • 3 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Statoil and co-venturer ExxonMobil have announced the results from their first drill stem test in the Tanzania Block 2 offshore discoveries. The data acquired is important to reduce technical uncertainties in a possible future Tanzania offshore and LNG development. The Zafarani-2 operation tested two separate intervals and flowed at a maximum of 66 million standard […]

  • 30 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    INS Darshak, a hydrographic survey vessel of Eastern Naval Command based at Visakhapatnam, India, has successfully completed the hydrographic survey of Tanga Port, Tanzania. This survey is particularly important to the Tanzanian Government and Tanga in light of the port’s future expansion plans. The joint survey saw participation of both Tanzanian and Indian Naval personnel […]

  • 18 September 2012
    Business & Finance

      A ceremony attended by senior US and Japanese diplomats, Tanzanian Government officials and the Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the IMO for Maritime Security and Anti-Piracy Programmes, Mr Hartmut Hesse, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania on 17 September 2012 marked the completion of the installation of an integrated radar and automatic identification system […]

  • 3 March 2014

    Statoil and co-venturer ExxonMobil today announce the results from their first drill stem test in the Tanzania Block 2 offshore discoveries. The data acquired is important to reduce technical uncertainties in a possible future Tanzania offshore and LNG development. The Zafarani-2 operation tested two separate intervals and flowed at a maximum of 66 million standard […]

  • 27 March 2012

    Tanzania plans to invite oil operators to bid for 16 new offshore blocks under its licensing round scheduled for September 2012, Reuters reports. According to Reuters, Dr. Meshack Kagya, Principal Petroleum Geochemist at Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation, told at an energy conference in Nairobi, Kenya, that more details on the Tanzanian offshore licensing round would […]

  • 23 August 2016

    John Magufuli, Tanzania’s president on Monday called on the state officials to expedite the development of a US$30 billion LNG project proposed in the area of Likon’go, Mchinga Lindi region.

  • 7 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    Orca Exploration Group Inc yesterday announced the drilling operations at a new gas production well (“SS-11”) on Songo Songo Island, offshore Tanzania. The well is part of a previously announced US$130 million expansion programme to double Orca’s production from the Songo Songo field. The programme also includes provision for the drilling of an offshore exploration […]

  • 26 January 2017

    Tanzania’s port of Dar es Salaam has taken a step toward a major expansion project as the World Bank agreed to provide the country with funds for a number of development works, according to Reuters. Namely, Tanzania will receive an amount of up to USD 305 million for the port development as it looks to become […]

  • 30 November 2016
    Operations & Maintenance

    INS Darshak, a hydrographic survey ship of Indian Eastern Naval Command has completed the hydrographic survey of Tanga Port, Tanzania. This survey was undertaken for the Government of Tanzania, under the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed for foreign cooperation in the field of hydrography between Tanzania and India. On completion of the survey, the preliminary […]

  • 25 February 2014

    On Monday 24th February, European Union counter-piracy operation Atalanta and EUCAP Nestor, the civilian-led Maritime Security Capacity building EU Mission, hosted two training sessions for Tanzanian Maritime Police and Navy in Dar es Salaam to share knowledge and experiences in fight against piracy in the Horn of Africa and Western Indian Ocean region. The practical […]

  • 24 February 2012

    Statoil and partner ExxonMobil have made a large gas discovery offshore Tanzania in the first exploration well in Block 2. Statoil announced on February 17 that the partnership had encountered indications of natural gas in the Zafarani exploration well in the Block 2 licence offshore Tanzania.  The logging results now show that the discovery is […]

  • 24 October 2013

    After several news sources reported that Ophir Energy, an oil and gas exploration company focused on Africa, is in talks to divest its stake in offshore blocks in Tanzania, the operator has issued a statement in support of these reports. Ophir said it noted the media speculation that  it was exploring an opportunity to sell down its […]

  • 14 November 2013
    Project & Tenders

    Ophir Energy said that it has entered into an agreement to sell to Pavilion Energy a 20 percent interest in Tanzanian Blocks 1, 3 and 4 for a maximum consideration of US$1,288 million. Highlights of the Transaction Consideration payable to Ophir on completion of the Transaction of US$1,250 million with further contingent consideration of US$38 million […]

  • 2 July 2018

    Orca Exploration Group has further extended the date by which the second and third closing of the $130 million acquisition of a stake in Orca’s PAE Pan African Energy must be completed.

  • 30 October 2015
    Exploration & Production

    Orca Exploration Group Inc. has secured a loan to finance part of its offshore development project in Tanzania. The company entered the $60 million loan agreement with International Finance Corporation, a member of the World Bank Group. Proceeds of the loan will be used to fund part of an estimated $120 million first phase of a […]