Total to drill another offshore well in SA early 2020

The French oil giant Total has been drilling about 180 kilometres off the coast in Mossel Bay.

File: The French oil giant Total has been drilling about 180 kilometres off the coast in Mossel Bay.

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CAPE TOWN - French oil and gas major Total said it will drill another exploration well in the 11B/12B block offshore South Africa in the first quarter of next year, a senior company official said on Tuesday.

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Earlier this year, Total opened up a new playoff South Africa's southern coast, after making an offshore discovery that could contain 1-billion barrels of total resources while drilling its Brulpadda prospects in the Outeniqua Basin.

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Reuters