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TPDC to Dominate Upstream Sector Activity in 2019

Tanzania’s National Oil Company Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation (TPDC) is set to dominate activity in the upstream sector in the…

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Upstream Activity to shift to Lamu, Mandera Basins in 2018

A majority of seismic and drilling activity in Kenya will concentrate in the Lamu and Mandera basins this year away…

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Simba Essel to Acquire 3D Seismic in Kenya’s Block 2A Ahead of Drilling

Simba Essel has announced that following a review of the Sproule report, (the 51-101 report) it now plans to proceed…

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Schlumberger Launches New Fluid Mapping-While-Drilling Service

SpectraSphere service uniquely enables the understanding of reservoir properties while drilling for improved reservoir characterization, well placement and reduction in…

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National Oil Corporation Readies for Drilling in Kenya’s Block 14T

Block 14T operator the state owned National Oil Corporation has indicated it is ready to commence drilling with the invitation…

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Swala Oil & Gas Granted Extension Of Tanzania’s Kilosa-Kilombero Licence

Swala Oil & Gas (Tanzania) plc has announced that it has been awarded an extension to the Kilosa-Kilombero licence by…

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Aminex Provides Ntorya-2 Operations Update

Aminex has provides the following update on the Company’s drilling activity in the Ruvuma Basin, Tanzania, where the Ntorya-2 appraisal…

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What could you use to help drill for oil?

Oil and natural gas wells have traditionally been drilled vertically with depths ranging from a few thousand feet to as…

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Drilling Recovery Boosts Onshore Oilfields Services Spend – Top Countries

Douglas-Westwood’s (DW) Q3 2016 World Oilfield Services (OFS) Market Forecast predicts a renaissance in onshore spend through the remainder of…

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GE, Baker Hughes to Create New Fullstream Digital Industrial Services Company

General Electric and Baker Hughes have announced that the companies have entered into an agreement to combine GE’s oil and…