SOUTH ATLANTIC GEOLOGY-1: Geologic insights listed into Africa, Brazil deepwater exploration

Click here to enlarge imageTriton Energy Corp.'s discovery of Ceiba field off Equatorial Guinea highlights key concepts of the geology and exploration potential of the central and southern Atlantic Ocean region (Fig. 1).Ceiba is in an area neglected by the industry but rated as a frontier zone of major interest in a recent IHS Energy Group study.This two-part article highlights the key concepts published in two companion reports, "Deepwater Exploration Opportunities-South Atlantic African Basins" and "Deepwater Exploration Opportunities-Brazilian Basins."The deepwater offshore zones of the Atlantic Ocean from the Amazon River mouth to Walvis ridge are at first glance homogeneous in ...

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