Gabon is producing around 200,000 barrels per day. Should Tigre be successful, and if the in-place forecasts are accurate, the project could double Gabon’s production, S&P said.
Energean has added another 13 billion cubic metres of gas offshore Israel at its Zeus exploration well, with one more well to drill.
Energean’s Hermes exploration well has found 7-15 billion cubic metres of gas, encouraging the company on its other prospects and adding another well slot.
Stena Drilling has signed a contract to provide its Stena IceMax to CNOOC Africa for two wells next year.
Energean has made a commercial gas discovery offshore Israel at its Athena well, within tie-back range of its Karish-Tanin development.
Drilling problems at Bambo-1, offshore The Gambia, will see costs rise by around $10 million, operator minnow FAR has warned.
Energean has signed up a rig from Stena Drilling to work on up to five wells offshore Israel.
Bahamas Petroleum Company (BPC) said today that Stena Drilling, of Aberdeen, had nominated a drillship for its Covid-delayed Perseverance well.
Stena Drilling has confirmed it is making redundancies on four of its offshore drilling vessels, along with cuts to a number of roles onshore.
A Scottish crewman has died after falling into the water as he returned to his ship in the Canary Islands.