Who’s who in the Oil and Gas sector in Guyana

A number of companies currently hold petroleum blocks in Guyana. With the world-class Liza discovery in 2015, interest from even more companies, including at least two super-majors, have skyrocketed. Take a look at who some of the players are operating in the South American country’s oil & gas industry…

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Anadarko Petroleum Corporation is an American petroleum and natural gas, exploration and production company formed in 1959 as a subsidiary of Pan Handle Eastern Corporation Pipeline Company, after the discovery of large amounts of natural gas in the Anadarko… Learn More

CGX is a Canadian oil and gas exploration company that holds three licenses in the Guyana – Suriname basin, formed in 1998 by John Cullen and Guyanese Edris Dookie… Learn More

Eco Atlantic is an oil and gas exploration company focused on the acquisition and development of unique upstream petroleum opportunities around the world. The Company’s objective is to identify technically merited prospective new and developing projects in frontier areas requiring low cost entry… Learn More

Esso Exploration & Production Guyana Limited is an American multinational oil and gas corporation headquartered in Irving Texas and was formed on November 30 1999 by the merger of Exxon and Mobil both being the descendants of Standard Oil which was incorporated in 1870 by John D Rockefeller… Learn More

Hess Corporation formerly Amerada Hess Corporation is a combination of two companies: Amerada Corporation, an oil producer and Explorer Company founded in 1920 and Hess Oil and Chemical, an oil refinery company, founded in 1966… Learn More

JHI Associates Inc. is an oil and gas exploration company focused on frontier exploration and their mandate is to become a leading junior exploration company testing the emerging Atlantic margin play in the Guyana – Suriname basin… Learn More

Ratio Oil Exploration (1992) Limited Partnership explores for and produces oil and gas in Israel. In 1992, Yeshayahu (Shaikeh) and his son Yigal Landau, in collaboration with the Rotlevy family, the late Zvi Tzafriri, and Geologist Eitan Eisenberg… Learn More

Repsol is a Spanish company from Spain formed in October 1987 by the National Institute of Hydrocarbons as a result of the reorganization of the Spanish oil sector and adaptation to changes at a global level… Learn More

Tullow is Africa’s leading global independent oil and gas exploration and production company. The group has interest in over 85 exploration and production licenses across 17 countries which are managed as three business delivery teams: West Africa, East Africa and New Ventures… Learn More

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