The Gambia: “no moveable oil” at Bambo-1 despite oil shows


Australian independent FAR has announced that its Bambo-1X exploratory well offshore The Gambia did not interpret any moveable oil despite encountering good oil shows. The well was drilled to a total depth of 3317 metres MDBRT within Block A2 just south of Senegal’s Sangomar oil field. FAR is operator of the A2 license with a […]

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FAR Ltd “encouraged” by preliminary findings at Bambo-1 offshore The Gambia


Australian independent FAR has advised that the Bambo-1 well offshore The Gambia has drilled 3,216m measured depth below the rotary table (MDBRT) out of 3,450m. The well has detected oil indications in rock cuttings and logging whilst drilling (LWD) data has interpreted hydrocarbons across several intervals. “Further wireline logging needs to be completed to confirm […]

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FAR has spudded the Bambo-1 exploratory well offshore The Gambia – What’s next?


FAR has successfully spudded the Bambo-1 exploratory well on Block A2 offshore The Gambia. The drilling campaign will take about one month and drill the well to a depth of about 3,400 metres. Bambo-1 will drill into a series of vertically staked targets with a combined estimated recoverable prospective resource of over 1 billion barrels […]

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