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Anadarko Announces Mozambique LNG Sale And Purchase Agreement with Électricité de France

Mozambique Area 1 operator Anadarko Petroleum announced Mozambique LNG1 Company Pte. Ltd., the jointly owned sales entity of the Mozambique Area 1 co-venturers, has entered into a long-term LNG Sale and Purchase Agreement (SPA) with Électricité de France, S.A., (EDF). The off-take agreement calls for the supply of 1.2 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) for …

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Kajiado Well Gas Shows Both Biogenic and Thermogenic Methane Gas Formation

Analysis from gas samples collected by SGS Kenya Limited and analysed by Weatherford Laboratories, USA shows that indicates a possible mixed source  both biogenic and thermogenic according to the report seen by OilNews Kenya. The analysis by Weatherford Laboratories further indicate that the methane concentrations were 38% and likely of thermogenic origin while the lack …

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EGS Group Commences Geophysical Survey Offshore Mozambique Area 1

EGS Survey has commenced a major offshore hydrographic and geophysical survey for Anadarko’s Mozambique Area 1 (AMA1) LNG development. The survey is expected to last up to three months and involves deploying a range of hydrographic and geophysical survey tools in a remote environment. Offshore operations include shallow and deep water high resolution geophysical and hydrographic …

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Technical Attributes Of East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline (Tanzania Segment)

Tanzania Pipeline Segment – Uganda Border to Chongoleani peninsula in Tanzania Marine Storage Terminal – 1155 KM of 24” pipe = 96,250 joints : 177,627 Tons – Divided into two Lots: Lot 2 = 614 km Lot 3 = 533 km – 60 main line block valves for sectional isolation – 62.8 KM of Temporary …

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Aminex To Evaluate High Grade Leads To Drill Ready Targets In Tanzania

Aminex has said it is evaluating high grade leads in its licenses in Tanzania in a bid to add to near term cash flow according to its most recent presentation. According to Aminex the company has already identified a new lead in Kiliwani South through re-interpretation of existing Kiliwani seismic. The company has had to …

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New Assessment of Resources in South Lokichar Shows 25% lower Than Reported

A new full assessment of all the exploration and appraisal data, Tullow estimates that the South Lokichar basin contains the following recoverable resources 560mmbo 2C down from 766mmbo reported earlier by DeGolyer and MacNaughton Canada Limited (DMCL).The best 3C recoverable resources have also been downplayed to 1,230 mmbo from 1630mmbo from an overall discovered STOIIP …

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Spectrum To Acquire 2D Multi-Client Seismic Survey Between Mauritius And The Seychelles

The Joint Commission administering the Joint Management Area (JMA), located over the Mascarene Plateau between Mauritius and the Seychelles, have signed an Agreement with Spectrum Geo to acquire a 20,000 km broadband 2D Multi-Client seismic survey over the JMA. This new dataset, to be acquired and processed by Spectrum, lies within exploration blocks already delineated …

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Anadarko, Mozambique Government Agree On Legal And Contractual Framework In Area 1

Offshore Area 1 operator Anadarko and its Area 1 co-venturers have announced that they have established the foundational legal and contractual framework with the Mozambique government allowing them to commence onshore site preparation activities with resettlement having started. Further Anadarko has agreed to key terms including volume and price for approximately 5 MTPA of long …

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Construction Of Crude Oil Early Production Facility Starts in Turkana

Dubai based Almansoori Petroleum Company has started the construction of an early Production Facility (EPF) at Amosing that will help block operator Tullow Oil  start the production of oil in South Lokichar under the Early Oil Pilot Scheme (EOPS) according to Ministry of Petroleum and Mining Principal Secretary Andrew Kamau. The construction of crude oil …

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Turner & Townsend Kenya merges with project management firm MML

Turner & Townsend has announced that its Kenya business is to merge with Nairobi-based project management firm Mentor Management Limited (MML) after Turner & Townsend acquired a majority stake in MML from leading growth markets investor – Actis. The new entity, MML Turner & Townsend, will operate across the real estate, infrastructure and natural resource …

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