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About Tullow in Mauritania

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In Mauritania, Tullow has exploration and production activities across a number of offshore licences. Tullow has a significant exploration acreage position extending along some 750 km of coastline and a small producing interest in the Chinguetti oil field. 

Current activities

Exploration & Appraisal

A 3D survey in Block C3 to cover new shallow water plays began in September 2017 and has now concluded. Tullow will also relinquish its interest in Block C-10 at the end of November. 

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development & operations

Production first began from the offshore Chinguetti field in 2003 which is now operated by Petronas. Currently the field makes a very small contribution to Tullow’s overall Group production.

Page last updated: 09 November 2017