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  • Global Exploration Poised for Upswing

    Global exploration is poised for an upswing as operators flock to licensing rounds, according to Rystad Energy.
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  • Angola's Oil Drilling Ramps Up

    Angola's ailing oil industry got a shot in the arm this week, with Eni SpA and Total SA both showing their commitment to the OPEC producer.
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  • First Shafag-Asiman Expl. Well Spudded Offshore AZ

    BP announced this week that the first exploration well was spudded on the Shafag-Asiman offshore block in the Azerbaijan sector of the Caspian Sea.
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  • Total to Drill World's Deepest Offshore Well in Angola

    Total SA will drill the world's deepest offshore well in Angola, in waters more than 2 miles deep, as the African country works to reverse years of declining output.
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  • Offshore Senegal Project Advances

    The 23-well Sangomar Field Development offshore Senegal just moved one step closer to getting underway.
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  • Offshore Contractors Primed For a Busy 2020

    Some industry insiders have doubts about whether there is sufficient contractor capacity to deal with the expected volume of business.
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  • Apache and Total Hit Oil Pay Offshore Suriname

    Apache and Total on Tuesday reported a significant oil discovery on Block 58 offshore Suriname - and adjacent to Guyana's Stabroek Block.
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