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COTCO Could Double Pipeline Flows by 2022

The managing director of the Cameroon Oil Transportation Company (COTCO), Johnny Malec, said the volumes of crude transported through the pipeline could double by 2022. An increase in crude being shipped through the pipeline would be a boon for Cameroon’s economy. The increase in production would come for new operators that have arrived in Chad […]

November 27, 2018 Read More

BW Offshore Takes Investment Decision on Next Tortue Phase

BW Offshore has made the investment decision for Tortue Phase 2 in Gabon. In its recent statement the company said the decision follows the successful appraisal program on the western flank of the Tortue field. Phase 2 includes drilling of four additional horizontal development wells. Orders for long lead equipment have been placed including subsea […]

November 26, 2018 Read More

African Petroleum Departs Sierra Leone

African Petroleum determined that it will relinquish its interests in Sierra Leone’s SL-03-17 and SL-4A-17 licenses with immediate effect. The relinquishment of the licenses is a result of the decision to not commit to an ultra-deepwater drilling program and follows a period of discussion with the Petroleum Directorate of Sierra Leone, during which the parties […]

November 25, 2018 Read More