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Director General of Sierra Leone Petroleum Directorate to consult with Petroleum Industry investors

In August 2018 Mr Timothy Kabba was appointed as Director General of the Sierra Leone Petroleum Directorate. Mr Kabba brings fresh perspectives to the current Fourth Sierra Leone Licensing Round and in step with the Government’s New Direction initiative, he has decided to expand the dialogue and enter a period of industry consultation. This consultation process […]

New Leadership for Petroleum Directorate

New Leadership for Petroleum Directorate On July 20 2018, erstwhile Director General Mr. Raymond Kargbo, handed over the mantle of leadership to Mr. Timothy Kabba, as incoming Director General of the Petroleum Directorate, in a short but well attended ceremony. The handing over event was prompted by the parliamentary confirmation of President Bio’s appointment of […]

Petroleum Directorate Sierra Leone to launch the Fourth Licensing Round in the UK

The Petroleum Directorate Sierra Leone launched the country’s Fourth Offshore Petroleum Licensing Round yesterday in London’s Geological  Society. This Round is being exclusively supported by the Getech Group (AIM; GTC), through its wholly owned subsidiary ERCL. Applications to the Round close at 12-noon on 28th June 2018. During the meeting, the Director General of the Petroleum Directorate, Raymond S Kargbo and […]

PESGB Africa Conference 2017

The Petroleum Directorate of Sierra Leone with partners ERCL Ltd (Getech Group Company) attended the PESGB Africa Conference 2017 at the Business Design Centre, London between 31st August and 1st September. The delegation was headed by the Director General Mr Raymond Kargbo and the Petroleum Directorate team presented both an oral and a poster presentation, outlining the […]

Oil and Gas Outlook for Sierra Leone Presentation

On Thursday 27th July at a meeting of the PESGB 3 Counties Regional Group in Henley on Thames UK, John Clark from ERCL (A Getech Group Company) presented an Oil and Gas Outlook for Sierra Leone on behalf of the Petroleum Directorate of Sierra Leone. Four members of the Petroleum Directorate technical team attended the meeting […]

Petroleum Directorate takes ownership of its Data

3 July 2017 The Petroleum Directorate is pleased to announce that, following a successful collaboration with TGS Nopec, ownership of a series of 3D seismic surveys acquired by TGS under a multi-client agreement has now reverted to the Petroleum Directorate. The surveys include the Blocks 4 & 5 survey (2008), the Blocks 3, 4A, 4B […]