Sterling exits offshore Mauritania block

Offshore staff

LONDONSterling Energy has completed its withdrawal from block C-3 offshore Mauritania.

Remaining license holders are:

  • Tullow Mauritania Ltd. (operator)      90%
  • Société Mauritanienne des Hydrocarbures et de Patrimoine Minier 10%.

CEO Eskil Jersing said: “We remain committed to our assets in Mauritania and look forward to focusing our efforts on de-risking and maturing the remaining potential in [offshore] block C-10.”


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