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Recent Pre-salt Exploration of West Africa’s Salt Basins - Perhaps Less Successful than Hoped for, but Certainly Not SnsignificantNormal access

Author: J.M. Cochrane
Event name: First EAGE/ASGA Petroleum Exploration Workshop
Session: Exploration Studies
Publication date: 02 October 2017
DOI: 10.3997/2214-4609.201702339
Organisations: EAGE
Language: English
Info: Extended abstract, PDF ( 1.13Mb )
Price: € 20

This study provides an overview of West African Pre-Salt exploration prior and post 1990. In addition to Post and Pre-Salt trends, some of the most recent exploratory successes and failures are discussed. The study focuses the on aforementioned Salt basins, but also makes reference to the Congo Fan which overlies the Lower Congo Basin and is pivotal in describing the exploration within the region.

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