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Angola’s Proactive Approach to Drive Exploration

In 2020, Angola seeks to drive frontier exploration through its upcoming offshore licensing round in the Kwanza and Congo basins, as well as optimize existing resources through three recent block extensions and phased development of short-cycle satellite fields. Downstream, Angola is spearheading ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 16 days agoLink > AngolaAngola Oil & GasLuanda +23

Mozambique LNG: Uniting International Financiers

Total's Area 1 Mozambique LNG development has countered the projected slow- down in energy investment during COVID-19 by securing the largest FID in Africa to date. With a total post-FID investment of $20 billion and $14.9 billion in project financing, Mozambique LNG represents the largest foreig ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 18 days agoLink > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +21

Mozambique Showcases Mega Gas Potential

Recently selected as Africa Oil & Power's “Person of the Year” for 2020, President Nyusi has been at the helm of Mozambique's energy sector during its many recent successes, establishing natural gas as a means of generating long-term economic diversification, skills development and job creation ac ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 23 days agoLink > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +23

Africa’s Leading Producer

Producing 2.1 million barrels per day (bpd), Nigeria serves as Africa's largest oil and gas producer, although production is currently limited to 1.4 million bpd by OPEC-led quotas. In a bid to develop untapped resources andmonetize existing resources, 2020 has seen the launch of a marginal field ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 24 days agoLink > NigeriaNigeria Oil Gas & Power 2021NOGP2021 +22

Nigeria: Africa’s Leading Producer

Producing 2.1 million barrels per day (bpd), Nigeria serves as Africa's largest oil and gas producer, although production is currently limited to 1.4 million bpd by OPEC-led quotas. In a bid to develop untapped resources and monetize existing resources, 2020 has seen the launch of a marginal fiel ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoLink > NigeriaNigeria Oil Gas & Power 2021NOGP2021 +29

Webinar: EXPLORATION FRONTIERS: OPPORTUNITIES FOR AMERICAN E&P AND SERVICE COMPANIES IN AFRICA’S UPSTREAM

Africa remains one of the last exploration frontiers, accounting for many of the world's most prolific oil and gas discoveries of the last decade. Opportunities in exploration abound, from traditional onshore exploration in South Sudan to shale plays in South Africa and deep offshore acreage in Ang ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


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Posted 1 month agoEvent > AOPAOP Webinarwebinar +25

Angola Oil and Gas Conference & Exhibition Returns to Luanda

Find the Portuguese version  here. Angola's leading energy event organized by Africa Oil & Power returns for its second edition. On June 15-16, 2021, the key players of the Angolan energy industry will converge for the year's biggest event, with two days packed with expert debates, network ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoPress > AngolaAngola Oil & GasLuanda +16

OPITO lays groundwork for cross-sector skills transfer, in collaboration with the Merchant Navy Training Board

OPITO, the global skills organisation for the energy industry, together with the Merchant Navy Training Board (MNTB), has launched a new standard to support the transition of marine personnel into the oil and gas industry. The OPITO BOSIET with CA-EBS – [STCW 95/2010 Conversion] 1 recognises ...

Saffron Cummings


Posted 1 month agoPress > skills developmentOPITOOPITO Global +9

Winners announced at the 34th Offshore Achievement Awards virtual ceremony

News release – 17 August 2020   The winners of the 2020 Offshore Achievement Awards were revealed in a virtual ceremony on 14 August, with joint prize-winners announced across several categories, demonstrating the high calibre of entries this year and the tough job faced by judges.   This yea ...

Saffron Cummings


Posted 2 months agoPress > Offshoreoffshore achievement awardsOil and Gas +7

COMMENT: Lloyd's Register welcome OGA Energy Integration Project Report

This year, Lloyd's Register (LR) conducted a detailed technical study on behalf of the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) into potential options for decarbonising the offshore energy system, looking at how we can move to an integrated energy future.    The findings of this study underpinned the Energy ...

Saffron Cummings


Posted 2 months agoOpinion > Oil and GasEnergyOffshore +6

The Offshore Achievement Awards goes virtual for its 2020 ceremony

The 34 th annual awards night will be held virtually at 6:00-8:00pm on 14 August   News release – 16 July, 2020   The Offshore Achievement Awards (OAA) is gearing up for its first ever virtual awards ceremony, allowing finalists and winners to be celebrated by industry on Friday 14 ...

Saffron Cummings


Posted 3 months agoPress > Oil and GasOffshorerenewables +4

Latest infrastructure developments in the Benelux region

SMi reports: The latest Benelux infrastructure developments with be discussed at the Benelux Infrastructure Forum, returning to Amsterdam, Netherlands on the 18th and 19th November 2020 for its 19th consecutive year. This year's forum will bring together key professionals in the PPP, project financ ...

Simi Sapal


Posted 3 months agoPress > pppSMi's Benelux Infrastructure Foruminfrastructure projects +16

Lloyd’s Register selected as consultant for design of control rooms for Hywind Tampen

Specialist energy consultancy Lloyd's Register (LR) has been awarded a contract for Human-Machine Interface (HMI) engineering services - part of an integrated scope awarded to Wood by Equinor to support Hywind Tampen, the world's first floating wind farm to power offshore oil and gas platforms.   ...

Saffron Cummings


Posted 4 months agoPress > EquinorOffshoreoffshore wind +7

CYBERHAWK SECURES FIVE-YEAR MULTIMILLION-DOLLAR SOFTWARE CONTRACT WITH SHELL

 Cyberhawk and Shell sign five-year multimillion-dollar software contract Cyberhawk becomes first and only drone-based operator to be granted full global aviation approval across all Shell facilities Global contract follows successful two-year proof-of-concept at a Shell construction project in ...

Saffron Cummings


Posted 4 months agoPress > Oil and GasNorth SeaOffshore +9

Global decommissioning consortium adds weight with heavy lift player

A global decommissioning services consortium has substantially strengthened its capabilities with the addition of a specialist heavy lift vessel-owner operator.   Dutch offshore services provider OOS International joins the already successful consortium, alongside industry leaders Lloyd's Regi ...

Saffron Cummings


Posted 4 months agoPress > DecommissioningConsortiumGlobal +8