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  • Excitement about the prospectivity of the deepwaters offshore Mauritania has evaporated after the Courbine wildcat proved a duster, sending shares in participating companies come down to earth with a bump.

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  • The Tiof offshore Mauritania discovery could hold 200 million barrels of reserves, enough to warrant a new stand-alone development. An appraisal well next year will confirm estimates.

  • Next week should be an exciting one for the shareholders of Aim-listed Fusion Oil & Gas. Barring unforeseen catastrophes, traders expect the exploration group to announce the results of drilling at its Courbine-1A well.

  • Woodside, has tested its deepwater Chinguetti-1 well offshore Mauritania. It has discovered 86 m of oil pay with a good quality 30-degree API. It has not released any flowrate data. The Australian oil firm will now move the Saipem's Scarebeo 7 drilling semi-submersible to its next well, Courbine-1, ...

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  • Woodside Petroleum has moved Transoceans Deepwater Discovery drillship to drill a wildcat well on its Banda prospect offshore Mauritania. The company failed to complete a second well test on its nearby Chinguetti appraisal well 4-2 after mechanical problems with test equipment caused the well to be...

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  • The west African republic of Mauritania, where Woodside Petroleum recently made a deepwater oil find, is already looking ahead to the licensing of its ultra-deepwater acreage. The ultra-deep, in excess of 2,000 m of water, has not yet been divided into blocks. Officials from Mauritania's mines and g...

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  • Energy Africa Mauritania has signed an agreement with Australian oil companies Woodside Petroleum, Hardman Resources and Roc Oil to acquire a 20% interest in Block 2 offshore Mauritania. The acquisition is subject to the approval of the Mauritanian government. The block covers 6,682 sq km and extend...

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  • Energy Africa Mauritania has signed an agreement with Australian oil companies Woodside Petroleum, Hardman Resources and Roc Oil to acquire a 20% interest in Block 2 offshore Mauritania. The acquisition is subject to the approval of the Mauritanian government. The block covers 6,682 sq km and extend...

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  • Woodside Petroleum has recovered oil and gas from wireline logging operations at its Chinguetti field off Mauritania. The Australian oil firm recovered three oil samples from the primary objective and a gas sample from a shallower zone from the Chinguetti 4-2 well this week. It is planning to perfor...

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  • The western coast of Africa is one of the hottest spots in the global oil industry. Drilling that starts off in Mauritania this Friday could decide whether that bonanza extends further North. Fusion Oil & Gas, a tiny company brought to the Alternative Investment Market in September, has a 6% stake i...

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