List of Oil and Gas Companies in Africa

The subsea oil and gas companies in Africa are involved in all stages of the petroleum industry worldwide, but of mostly in the West of Africa fields. The African petroleum companies search for, explore and produce petroleum, they transport, refine and market petroleum and petrochemical products. They are hence called integrated oil and gas companies. So, who is the largest oil companies in Africa?

oil and gas companies in africa


The Mediterranean and the Strait of Gibraltar separate Africa from Europe to the north. Africa has land connections with Asia to the northeast; The Suez Canal is considered the divide between the two continents. By the way, Africa is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean to the west, the Indian Ocean to the southeast and east, and the Red Sea to the northeast.

Top 5 Oil and Gas Companies in Africa

Oil companies are among the world’s largest companies due to the importance of oil for heating, fuel and the petrochemical industry. The following list gives the top 5 companies in Africa:

Top 20 List of Largest and Biggest Oil and Gas Companies in Africa

Below is the list of top 20 biggest oil and gas companies and firms in Africa. Click the links to find company profile, jobs and contact details for each company. Also, use the search buttons as there are many more in the company database:

List of Oil and Gas Companies in Africa

  • Gardline Geosurvey Ltd
    geophysical specialist providing a fully integrated service with environmental, oceanographic and geotechnical expertise
  • FUGRO Survey Ltd
    Operates a fleet of six vessels permanently equipped with survey spreads, including geophysical/hydrographic vessels
  • Punj Lloyd Ltd
    one of the largest engineering construction companies in India providing integrated design, engineering, procurement, construction and project management
  • Atlantic Marine & Oilfield Services
    A Subsea Engineering Company, Atlantic Marine is fully equipped for Diver & ROV Intervention jobs. AMOS works in line with IMCA Procedures. Atlantic Marine and Oilfield Services Ltd (RC. 160570) Incorporated in 1994, is a fully operational Oilfield Services, Subsea and Dive Engineering Company. Atlantic ...
  • Popham Walter Odusote
    is a professional services company providing architecture, engineering, land and urban planning, interior design, and project management services
  • Equinor
    We’re equinor asa, a vast strength organisation with a proud history. We are 20,000 devoted colleagues developing oil, fuel, wind, renewable energy and sun energy in greater than 30 worldwide places worldwide. We’re the most important operator in norway, one of the world’s biggest offshore ...
  • Zenocean Ltd
    independent subsea engineering companies servicing the offshore oil and gas industry
  • DCD-Dorbly (Pty) Ltd Marine
    service to the fast growing Heavy Engineering Industry in South Africa
  • Premier Oilfield Rentals Ltd
    downhole, drilling, handling equipment, rig floor, pipe inspection and applications engineering.
  • Tullow Oil
    independant oil and gas production
  • Belmet
    steel fabricator operating in the general engineering, manufacturing, oil & gas
  • Drives, Incorporated
    leading manufacturer of ANSI Precision Roller Chain, Pintle Chain, Agricultural Conveyor Chain, Engineering Class Chain, Oil Field Roller Chain and Auger products
  • INTEC Engineering Partnership, Ltd.
    Marine Pipelines and Risers, Marine Terminals, Subsea Production, Floating Production, and Liquefied Natural Gas
  • Pioneer Natural Resources Company
    independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company
  • Datalog Technology
    a world leader in providing logging, geology data acquisition services
  • Sonangol
    angola oil gas exploration and production company
  • K&M Technology Group
    development and application of leading edge technologies for extended reach wells
  • INTEC Engineering
    provides engineering services to the Exploration and Production, Construction, and Transportation sectors of the energy industry worldwide.
  • Ameron Performance Coatings & Finishes Group
    structural, anti-corrosion, antifouling, Protective,
  • Ensco
    a premier global offshore oil and gas drilling contractor