Total confirms plans underway to deliver first oil at Suriname Block 58 by 2025 - Panorama Insurance Brokers

Total confirms plans underway to deliver first oil at Suriname Block 58 by 2025

French oil major total has confirmed that plans are underway to begin developing oil fields at Suriname’s Block 58 as early as 2025, around five years after the first major discovery was made at Maka Central-1, mirroring the rapid development ramp up seen in neighbouring Guyana by ExxonMobil.

According to a March 6, 2021 report in De Ware Tijd, the first oil plans were confirmed by Ricardo Darré, Director of Total in Suriname, who made the comment during a forum in which presentations were held about the possibilities for local businesses to provide services to the offshore petroleum activities.

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