5th APPO NOCs Meeting opens in Brazzaville ahead of COP28


Congo’s national oil company SNPC is hosting this week in Brazzaville the 5th Meeting of the CEOs of national oil companies (NOCs) of the African Petroleum Producers Organisation (APPO). The summit confirmed the growing commitment of African energy companies to work together and address Africa’s persistent energy crisis. “African NOCs are finding themselves at a […]

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Congo-Brazzaville: Afreximbank to provide $300m for MKB II oilfields development


On September 27th, Afreximbank signed an agreement to provide a $300m facility to Trident OGX Congo for the development of the onshore Mengo-Kundji-Bindi II (MKB II) oil fields in the Republic of Congo. The reserve-based lending (RBL) facility will support the company’s capex programme to increase the country’s oil production by 30%, according to Afreximbank. […]

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Congo’s national oil company officially launches ‘Performance 2025’


Congo’s national oil company SNPC organized a gala dinner to celebrate its 25th anniversary and launch its ambitious “Performance 2025” program. The event took place at the Grand Hotel of Kintélé in early May and brought together more than 1,000 people, including SNPC agents, partners, friends and members of the government and Congolese institutions. The […]

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Eni Congo selects Expro for onshore LNG pre-treatment facility


Expro has announced this week the signing of a 10-year Production Solutions contract with Eni Congo for an 80 MMscf/d LNG pre-treatment facility in Congo-Brazzaville. Under the agreement, Expro will design, construct, operate and maintain a fast-track the facility as part of Eni Congo’s Marine XII gas development plans that include the deployment of two […]

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Wison starts construction of new FLNG project for Eni in Congo


Wison Offshore & Marine held yesterday its 1st Cutting Ceremony for a new floating LNG unit it is constructing for Eni in the Republic of Congo. The ceremony took place at the Nantong yard, where Wison (Nantong) Heavy Industry Co., Ltd. will be constructing the 2.4 mtpa unit. The project is expected to be commissioned […]

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Industry Catch-up: What You Might Have Missed


The oil & gas sector knows no break and has had its fair share of developments over the past two weeks. Here is what you need to know as you get back to the office. Mozambique has announced the results of its 6th Licensing Round On December 21st, Mozambique revealed the results of its 6th […]

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Perenco makes new oil find offshore Congo


Perenco has confirmed a new oil discovery within the Tchibeli North East pre-salt Vandji exploration prospect on its PNGF Sud shallow water permit in Congo-Brazzaville. “Good oil and gas shows were recorded on entry into the reservoir and a 75m oil column was interpreted on logs. A test of these zones produced at 2,000 bopd, […]

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Eni selects New Fortress Energy’s Fast LNG liquefaction technology for Congo FLNG


New Fortress Energy has executed a a Heads of Agreement (HoA) with Eni Congo for the deployment of its Fast LNG liquefaction technology off the coast of the Republic of the Congo for a period of 20 years. Under the agreement, NFE will deploy its innovative “Fast LNG” facility to produce up to 1.4 million […]

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