http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil Danos completes water injection piping fabrication for offshore platform in West Africa http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/21/danos-completes-water-injection-piping-fabrication-for-offshore-platform-in-west-africa Danos has completed water injection piping work for an offshore platform operated by a major oil and gas producer subsidiary off the coast of Equatorial Guinea. ONGC Videsh acquires 15% interest in Cooper Block, offshore Namibia http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/21/ongc-videsh-acquires-15-interest-in-cooper-block-offshore-namibia Eco (Atlantic) Oil and Gas Ltd., is delighted to announce that ONGC Videsh, through its wholly owned subsidiary ONGC Videsh Vankorneft Pte. Ltd. (OVVL), has entered into agreement with Tullow Namibia Limited whereby OVVL will acquire a 15% working interest in the Cooper Block. Africa Energy to acquire additional interest in South Africa http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/20/africa-energy-to-acquire-additional-interest-in-south-africa Africa Energy Corp. announces the signature of definitive agreements to acquire an effective 4.9% interest in the Exploration Right for Block 11B/12B offshore South Africa. Africa Oil Corp. acquires shares of Eco Oil and Gas http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/17/africa-oil-corp-acquires-shares-of-eco-oil-gas Africa Oil Corp. today announced that it had acquired 29,200,000 common shares of Eco (Atlantic) Oil and Gas Ltd. for CAD$0.48 per common share. Sonangol's ex-chair said to leave $2 billion in reserves http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/17/sonangols-ex-chair-said-to-leave-2-billion-in-reserves Isabel dos Santos, Africa’s richest woman, said Sonangol will be left with a financial reserve of $2 billion after she leaves as chair of Angola’s state-owned oil company. Africa Oil, Eco announce strategic partnership for exploration in West Africa, Guyana http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/13/africa-oil-eco-announce-strategic-partnership-for-exploration-in-west-africa-guyana Africa Oil Corp. has announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership with Eco (Atlantic) Oil and Gas Ltd. for exploration in West Africa and Guyana. Birth of another LNG giant shows majors' edge over traders http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/13/birth-of-another-lng-giant-shows-majors-edge-over-traders Total SA’s billion-dollar deal to buy liquefied natural gas assets from Engie SA shows how much size matters in the industry. FPSO lifecycle modeling adds benefits to development offshore West Africa http://www.worldoil.com/magazine/2017/november-2017/special-focus/fpso-lifecycle-modeling-adds-benefits-to-development-offshore-west-africa In a recent FPSO development project offshore West Africa, a lifecycle modeling approach project, ending in a direct-connect Operator Training System with Aspen HYSYS Dynamics, was used for process design and control narrative validation, procedure verification, ICSS check-out, control room operator training and support for FPSO start-up operations. Halliburton opens new oil and gas training and research center in Nigeria http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/9/halliburton-opens-new-oil-and-gas-training-and-research-center-in-nigeria Halliburton announced today that it worked with the Akwa Ibom state government to inaugurate and open Nigeria’s first oil and gas training center fully-equipped with oilfield operations tools. Abrado expands into Africa with opening of new partner operations base http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/8/abrado-expands-into-africa-with-opening-of-new-partner-operations-base Abrado Wellbore Services, a multi-string section milling and wellbore clean-out specialist company, has secured its first projects in the West Africa region.