Geology & Geophysics: Africa

2D seismic survey under way offshore Namibia

SeaBird Exploration has started a 2D seismic survey offshore Namibia for Chariot Oil & Gas (AIM: CHAR) and partners AziNam and NAMCOR.

Ambilobe seismic survey to start soon offshore Madagascar

Sterling Energy (AIM: SEY) has issued an update on activities in its Ambilobe and Ampasindava blocks offshore Madagascar. 

Tullow monitors Ebola ahead of offshore Guinea well

Tullow Oil and its partners are in talks with Guinea’s government on a resumption of operations on an offshore exploration block. 

Dolphin gets 3D project offshore Africa

Dolphin Group ASA (OSE: DOLP) has won a 3D seismic contract including fasttrack data processing by an undisclosed major oil company for a project offshore Africa. 

SeaBird to do 2D seismic survey offshore West Africa

SeaBird Exploration Plc has signed a letter of intent for a $1.3-million 2D seismic survey in West Africa.



Nabirm plans 2D seismic survey offshore Namibia

Nabirm Energy Services says it is planning a 2D seismic survey in license block 2113A in the Walvis basin offshore Namibia. 

Perenco contracts Polarcus for Gabon 3D survey

Polarcus has signed a Letter of Intent with Perenco Oil & Gas Gabon for a 3D marine seismic survey offshore West Africa.


CAMAC to acquire 3D seismic offshore Gambia

CAMAC Energy Gambia Ltd., has awarded a contract for the acquisition of a 3D seismic survey to Polarcus Ltd. The survey will cover 1,504 sq km (581 sq mi) in the company’s A2 and A5 blocks offshore Gambia.

North America

Nova Scotia's government has awarded Petrofac a development study for a prospective oil reservoir in 2,000 m (6,562 ft) of water.

Dolphin receives 3D seismic contracts in West Africa and India

Dolphin has received multiple 3D seismic contracts in West Africa and India.


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