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“Nessun Dorma”  By Marco Alfieri (from Eniday.com)

Posted: November 7, 2015 at 8:22 pm   /   Oil & Gas

“Nessun Dorma” By Marco Alfieri on October 5, 2015 Republished from Eniday.com (an Eni.com project) under Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IT) Like all great exploration discoveries also the Zohr discovery is full of surprises, the unexpected, intuitions, mistakes, skill, enthusiasm, and ups and downs in which the human element is as crucial as […]

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BP to accelerate development of phase-1 of Atoll offshore field

Posted: November 6, 2015 at 3:42 pm   /   Oil & Gas

BP announced that it has signed a Heads of Agreement (HoA) with the Egyptian Minister of Petroleum, His Excellency Eng. Tarek El Molla, regarding the acceleration of the development of the recent Atoll gas discovery. The Atoll discovery (BP 100%) in the North Damietta Offshore Concession in the East Nile Delta, offshore Egypt was announced […]

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El Molla: Egypt's giant Zohr gas field aims to start output in 2017

Posted: November 6, 2015 at 3:09 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt aims to start natural gas production from its massive offshore Zohr field in 2017, a year ahead of schedule, oil minister Tarek El Molla said. The Zohr gas field, discovered by Italy’s Eni, is the biggest in the Mediterranean, and with an estimated 30 trillion cubic feet of gas it is expected to plug […]

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Eni starts new production from "near field" discoveries in the Nile Delta and the Western Desert

Posted: October 30, 2015 at 3:04 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Eni announces the success of the Nidoco North West 3 well drilling in the Nooros exploration prospect, located in the Abu Madi West license in the Nile Delta, which is estimated to contain about 15 billion standard cubic meters of gas. Eni announces the success of the “Nidoco North West 3” well drilling, appraisal of […]

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Zohr Discovery in Egypt Offers New Hydrocarbon Potential for Eastern Mediterranean, IHS says

Posted: October 29, 2015 at 7:49 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Zohr development could lead to the end of Egyptian LNG imports The deepwater Zohr gas discovery in Egypt is of major significance to the Eastern Mediterranean region. As the largest gas find in the Mediterranean Sea, Zohr has the potential to supply much of Egypt’s increasing domestic gas demand and will likely have an impact […]

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BP to begin gas production from North Alexandria Concession in early 2017

Posted: October 26, 2015 at 7:05 pm   /   Oil & Gas

British oil major BP will begin gas production at its North Alexandria Concession in early 2017 rather than mid-2017, Egypt’s petroleum minister Tarek El Molla said at a news conference on Saturday. The offshore concession’s output will be roughly “450 million cubic feet per day in 2017 and reach 1.2 billion cubic feet per day […]

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Intergas VII: Key players of Egypt’s energy market will gather next month in Cairo

Posted: October 23, 2015 at 6:29 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Intergas VII – Oil, Gas & Petrochemicals Conference & Exhibition 24 – 26 November 2015, Royal Maxim Palace Kempinski, Cairo, Egypt http://www.intergas-egypt.com/ Key Players of Egypt’s Energy Market Including the Ministry of Petroleum, Shell Egypt, TAQA ARABIA, DANA GAS, DEA, Eni, Halliburton, EGAS, EGPC & GANOPE Will Gather Next Month in Cairo. Intergas VII – Oil, Gas […]

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Energean appoints new Country General Manager for Egypt, starts new 2D seismic survey

Posted: October 23, 2015 at 1:57 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Energean Oil & Gas, the international oil & gas exploration and production company focused on the Mediterranean and North Africa, is pleased to announce that it has appointed Dr. Medhat Tarakhan as Country General Manager in Egypt. Mr. Tarakhan is a seasoned reservoir characterization specialist and an AAPG Certified Professional Petroleum Geologist, which has spent […]

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BP to invest $229 million with Eni and Total in three offshore blocks

Posted: October 22, 2015 at 3:50 pm   /   Oil & Gas

BP Plc said it had been awarded three new offshore exploration blocks in Egypt and that it and its partners had committed to investment of $229 million. BP said it would have 100 percent equity and operate the North El Tabya block, located in deep waters north of its recent Salamat and Atoll discoveries. The […]

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President Sisi meets Eni's CEO Claudio Descalzi

Posted: October 20, 2015 at 8:04 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The President of the Republic of Egypt, Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi, and Eni’s  Chief Executive Officer, Claudio Descalzi, met in Cairo to discuss Eni’s activities in the country. During the meeting, Eni’s CEO presented to President Al-Sisi the development plan for the Zohr field. The parties confirmed the joint commitment to accelerate the production start-up of […]

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