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Tullow Oil is stepping up exploration of frontier basins offshore South America and West Africa.

The company’s New Ventures team has completed a 2D seismic survey off Jamaica and a 3D survey offshore Uruguay, Offshore reports.

Tullow will use the Uruguay data to mature prospects for drilling, while results from Jamaica will help refine the location of a potential 3D seismic survey.

During the month of May shooting will begin on a 3D seismic survey over the Kanuku license offshore Guyana, directly up-dip of ExxonMobil’s Liza oil discovery, with results used to define potential prospects for drilling in 2018/19. A 3D survey over the Orinduik license will follow in July.

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Offshore Mauritania, 3D surveys covering potential new plays in three blocks will begin next month. (Offshore)

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