In 2018 Cairn was awarded an operated exploration agreement offshore Suriname by Staatsolie (State Oil Company of Suriname).
Suriname is a frontier area with multiple wells currently drilling in the region. Cairn holds a 100% interest in the largest offshore block. The licence covers an area of 13,000 km2 in the Demerara plateau basin which has a conjugate margin to the SNE field in Senegal. Cairn has an initial 2D seismic acquisition commitment with 4,150km planned for the fourth quarter of 2018.
Should you have any concerns about our activities in Suriname please contact us