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Shell Oil & Gas appoints Gasser Hanter to head Egypt business

Posted: December 9, 2016 at 1:32 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Royal Dutch Shell has appointed Gasser Hanter to head its Egypt business, the company said on Thursday. Hanter, who is Egyptian, was named as upstream vice-president and managing director in Egypt. He replaces Aidan Murphy, who has taken on a new role at Shell headquarters. (Source: Reuters)

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Oil Ministry announces new natural gas discovery in Shell's Alam El Shawish Western Desert concession

Posted: November 26, 2016 at 11:52 am   /   Oil & Gas

An Oil Ministry report on the Alam El Shawish field in the Western Desert suggests that the concession has a production capacity of 20 mcf/d and preliminary estimated reserves of 500 bcf, Al Masry Al Youm reported. The well is operated by Royal Dutch Shell JV Badr El Din Petroleum (Bapetco). Production is expected to […]

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Shell to boost deepwater investments, but is owed substantially by government

Posted: November 20, 2016 at 12:57 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Shell will be increasing exploration and drilling at its deepwater concessions in Burullus and Rosetta concessions, according to statements by Aidan Murphy, Shell Egypt VP and country chairman. The company plans to expand its investments there following promising data on the size of the concessions. Murphy also stated that the company is owed a substantial […]

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Shell announces new gas discovery in Egypt's Western Desert with 500bcf estimated reserves

Posted: September 1, 2016 at 9:46 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Royal Dutch Shell has discovered a new gas field (PTI – 2) in the Alam El-Shawish concession area in the western desert. The new natural gas field has reserves of about 500bn cubic feet of natural gas. Aidan Murphy, Shell Egypt country chairperson, said that his company has gained rights to explore this area for […]

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Interview with Aidan Murphy, Chairman & MD of Shell Egypt

Posted: September 4, 2015 at 7:28 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Tell us about your background and the transition you made to your role in Egypt? I have worked for Shell since 1991 where I held a wide range of commercial leadership roles in both the Group’s upstream and downstream businesses including Vice President Portfolio & Growth, Unconventional Oil and Gas over the past two years. […]

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