Bridgeporth commences ERHC airborne gravity and magnetic survey in Chad

ERHC Energy Chad has announced the commencement of an airborne gravity and magnetic survey of BDS 2008 in Southern Chad flown by Bridgeporth Ltd. The acquired gravity and magnetic data covering North of Esso’s Tega and Maku discoveries in the Doseo basin and East of and on trend with OPIC’s Benoy-1 margin discovery in the Doba basin will also be processed and interpreted by Bridgeporth. Read the whole story here at ERHC’s website>  

Bridgeporth presents…

Jonathan Watson, Bridgeporth’s Interpretation Manager spoke recently about the benefits of integrating potential field data with seismic data at Finding Petroleum event in London – Leading edge exploration in Africa. Jon will also being speaking at EAGE on Geosoft’s stand 1501. Find out more – http://www.geosoft.com/news-events/events/eage-2014  

ERHC Energy Chad contracts Bridgeporth for airborne gravity and magnetic survey of BDS 2008 in Chad

ERHC Energy Chad has announced the award of a contract for acquisition, processing and interpretation of gravity/magnetic data of BDS 2008 in Chad to Bridgeporth Ltd. Bridgeporth will fly 4,720 line kilometers over BDS 2008 in southern Chad commencing in the third quarter of this year. The Block is located on the northern edge of the Doba and Doseo basin, the site of active exploration and development projects with discoveries exceeding 1,290 MMBOE. Bridgeporth’s survey will focus on two main areas: north of Esso’s Tega and Maku discoveries in the Doseo basin; and east of and on trend with OPIC’s Benoy-1 margin discovery in the Doba basin. Read the whole story here at ERHC’s website>  

Bridgeporth Sponsors “Finding Petroleum: Leading Edge Exploration in Africa” Conference

Bridgeporth is pleased to announce that it is sponsoring in part the “Finding Petroleum: Leading Edge Exploration in Africa” Conference on March 26th, 2014. Bridgeporth places a high value on sponsoring the kind of quality discussions and technical presentations for which Finding Petroleum is known. The one day event focuses on innovation in African exploration, a field in which Bridgeporth has industry-leading expertise. The event focuses on where innovations might they be found; what are the key exploration themes; what new technologies do we need? Some ‘hotspots’ might be: Shale oil/shale gas: Are the most promising rocks the Silurian ‘hot shale’ of North Africa and, at the opposite end of the continent, the Karoo of South Africa? East African oil: Can the oily rift plays of Uganda and, now, Kenya be extended to the north, into Ethiopia, and to the…

Bridgeporth to Attend INDABA Conference in Cape Town

  Press Release: Bridgeporth to Attend African Mining Indaba   Bridgeporth is pleased to announce its upcoming attendance and exhibition at Mining Indaba in Cape Town, South Africa on February 3-6, 2014. For more than 19 years, the Investing in African Mining Indaba in collaboration with its partners in South Africa and the African continent, have channeled billions of dollars into the African mining value chain. The Investing in African Mining Indaba is the world’s largest mining investment conference, the world’s third largest mining conference, and Africa’s largest mining event. Global professionals including key mining analysts, fund managers, investment specialists, and governments clearly define Mining Indaba as their preferred venue for obtaining the most current economic and mining developments from the world’s leading experts on African mining. Bridgeporth will have a stand (#360) at the Cape Town International Convention Center. …

Namibia: Hydrocarb Energy uses Bridgeporth for magnetics survey in Namibia

Hydrocarb Energy Corp has announced the start of a high-resolution gravity and magnetics survey over its exploration concession in the Owambo Basin in northern Namibia. The survey will be flown by UK-based Bridgeporth and will cover Blocks 1714A, 1715, 1814A, 1815A. The 21,200 sq km (5.3 million acre) concession extends from the northern border of Etosha Park to Angola, an area approx. the size of Massachusetts. Read the whole story here at Energy-pedia>

Bridgeporth Establishes East African Aircraft Operating Division and Maintenance Facility

Bridgeporth has recently scaled up its African headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya with the addition of a fully operational Aircraft Operating Division and Maintenance Facility. Bridgeporth can draw on wholly owned Kenyan flagged aircraft for easy deployment, data acquisition, and resupply services anywhere on the African continent. In addition to its aircraft division and maintenance facilities, it has access to a flotilla of construction and trucking partners for rapid base camp and airplane hangar establishment.