Ivory Coast

  • Eni Achieve New oil Discovery in Offshore Ivory Coast

    Eni Achieve New oil Discovery in Offshore Ivory Coast

    Thursday, 2nd September 2021

    Eni company announced that it has achieved a major oil discovery in block CI-101 offshore Ivory Coast.

  • Ophir Energy to Drill Offshore Ivory Coast

    Ophir Energy to Drill Offshore Ivory Coast

    Thursday, 19th January 2017
    UK listed independent Ophir Energy says preparations for drilling to restart on the deepwater Ayame-1 oil exploration well offshore Ivory Coast are at an advanced stage.
  • Total to build LNG Terminal in Ivory Coast

    Total to build LNG Terminal in Ivory Coast

    Sunday, 27th November 2016
    The CI-GNL consortium, headed by Total, has been granted rights by the Ivorian Government to construct and operate a liquefied natural gas (LNG) re-gasification terminal with a capacity of 3mt/y.
  • Ivory Coast to Bailout Refinery

    Ivory Coast to Bailout Refinery

    Thursday, 20th October 2016
    The Ivory Coast will organize debt relief for the state oil refinery, Societe Ivoirienne de Rafinage (SIR), using public and private funds.
  • Liberia to Drill First Offshore Well

    Liberia to Drill First Offshore Well

    Wednesday, 19th October 2016
    Exxon Mobil Corporation will start drilling its first exploratory well off the coast of Liberia in November. The company will drill a deepwater exploration well on the Liberia-13 Block, located about 50 miles offshore of the country.
  • Tullow Declared Force Majeure in Ghana

    Tullow Declared Force Majeure in Ghana

    Monday, 10th October 2016
    UK’s Tullow declared force majeure on Seadrill contract for the West Leo rig contract. Tullow sent the notice in early October, claiming the field the rig has been hired for, is subject to a drilling moratorium by the government of Ghana.
  • Total to Build LNG Terminal in Ivory Coast

    Total to Build LNG Terminal in Ivory Coast

    Wednesday, 5th October 2016
    Ivory Coast signed a partnership agreement to create a consortium headed by France's Total to build a liquid natural gas (LNG) import terminal that could begin receiving gas shipments by mid-2018.
  • Ghana, Ivory Coast Dispute To Impact TEN Development

    Ghana, Ivory Coast Dispute To Impact TEN Development

    Monday, 22nd August 2016
    Ghana’s President, John Mahama, said that a maritime boundary dispute with Ivory Coast has affected the development of the new TEN oil wells. He confirmed that Ghana is dedicated to a peaceful resolution of this disagreements.
  • Tullow hits oil off West Africa

    Tullow hits oil off West Africa

    Thursday, 7th June 2012
    Tullow Oil has struck a sizeable column of "good quality light oil" at a deep-water exploration well off West Africa.