Total Announces Offshore Angola Discovery
TEPA Limited and Sonangol have discovered hydrocarbons in the northeastern area of Block 17/06 offshore Angola. The Canna-1 well, drilled in a water depth of 1,460 feet (445 meters), found hydrocarbons in a reservoir of Miocene age. While conducting a production test, the well produced more than 5,000 bopd of high quality oil (33 degree API) during a production test.
Sonangol is the concessionaire of Block 17/06. TEPA Limited is the operator of the block with a 30% stake. Total’s partners in the block include Sonangol (30%), Sonangol Sinopec International Seventeen Limited (27.5%), ACREP Bloco 17 (5%), Falcon Oil Holding Angola (5%), and Partex Oil and Gas (2.5%).SubseaIQ provides focused, in-depth coverage of offshore field development activities around the world, with daily updates on hundreds of offshore fields and facilities. Click here to sign up for the free weekly email newsletter.