WARTSILA, A LEADING provider of flexible decentralised power generation solutions, has signed a contract to supply and install the largest gas engine power plant ever to be installed on the African continent.
Foster Wheeler AG announced that its Global Engineering and Construction Group has been awarded an engineering, procurement, and construction management (EPCm) services contract by Société Nationale de Raffinage (SONARA) for Phase 1 of the Limbé Refinery upgrade and modernisation project in Cameroon.
UGANDA'S MINISTER OF State for Mineral Development Peter Lokeris, has signed for the promotion of oil and gas on behalf the Uganda government. Dr Emmanuel O. Egbogah, Special Advisor to the President on Petroleum Matters, signed on behalf of the Nigeria government.
EGYPT-BASED PRIVATE equity firm Citadel Capital said a company in which it is an investor was in advanced talks to secure US$2.35bn in financing for a refinery project in the Cairo area.
SOCO REPORTED THAT the Production Sharing Agreement for Block 5 in the Albertine Graben area of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has received the Presidential Decree, the final step in the concession award of the block.