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Shell WFP

Shell helps feeding families in northern Egypt during COVID-19

Posted: April 3, 2021 at 11:38 am   /   Oil & Gas

A programme supported by Shell since 2018 is helping to deliver food supplies to vulnerable communities in the north of Egypt, providing crucial support during the COVID-19 pandemic. On most mornings Mahmoud sets off from his house in El Negaila on the edge of Egypt’s vast Western Desert and catches a lift to one of […]

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Pfizer

Korean firm to cool Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine storage space with LNG

Posted: December 19, 2020 at 11:34 am   /   Oil & Gas

Liquified natural gas (LNG) will be used to keep extremely low temperatures in storage facilities in South Korea which will house millions of Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccines. According to a Reuters article, Korea Superfreeze Inc., located 65 kilometres from Seoul and boasting temperatures frostier than an Antarctic winter, will be used for bulk storage of Pfizer’s […]

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Siemens Smart Clinic

Siemens contributes to Egypt’s healthcare with new smart clinic

Posted: October 17, 2020 at 7:21 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Facility will treat up to 15,000 patients a year, and will feature Covid-19 diagnostic services. Smart Clinic includes specialized gynecology, internal medicine, pediatrics, ophthalmology, dentistry, and orthopedics departments. Siemens AG and Siemens Energy AG, two independent companies within the Siemens ecosystem, inaugurated a smart clinic in the Shoubra El Kheima province near Cairo that will […]

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Wintershall Dea

After Covid-19: Wintershall Dea will rely globally on mobile and flexible working

Posted: September 28, 2020 at 1:57 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Wintershall Dea will establish mobile working as standard practice even after the pandemic. “We aim to achieve a mix, a hybrid working model, for when the pandemic is over. We call it Flex Forward at Wintershall Dea,” says Mario Mehren, CEO of Wintershall Dea, Europe’s leading independent gas and oil producer. After six months of […]

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EOG CSR

MOP, EOG-CSR deliver second batch of Anti Covid-19 Medical Aid Supplies

Posted: September 17, 2020 at 3:06 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, and Egypt Oil & Gas (EOG) Technical Committee through its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) subcommittee have sent the second batch of medical equipment today, Thursday 17,  to support the medical community amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Several national oil companies (NOCs) and international oil companies (IOCs) have cooperated […]

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Mario Mehren

Exclusive Interview with Mario Mehren, CEO of Wintershall Dea

Posted: May 3, 2020 at 2:49 pm   /   Oil & Gas

It’s one year since Wintershall Dea was formed through a merger. What’s the outlook for the new company?  The merger has formed a single forward looking company: Wintershall Dea, Europe’s leading gas and oil company. We are fit for the future. Our business is weighted towards gas, so we are ready for the global energy […]

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frontier

Frontier, Rystad Energy to discuss Oil Market Uncertainty in Age of COVID-19

Posted: April 27, 2020 at 7:30 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Frontier LIVE will feature Rystad Energy, the independent energy research and business intelligence company for the Oil Market Uncertainty in the Age of COVID-19 Webinar on Thursday, April 30, 2:00pm – 2:45pm BST. Join us for analysis and interactive discussion on what now for the oil market in these extraordinary times. Simon Sjøthun of Rystad […]

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ACWA

ACWA Power contributes EGP 5.5m to support Egypt in combating COVID-19

Posted: April 21, 2020 at 1:57 pm   /   Electricity & Power

ACWA Power contributes EGP 5.5 million to support Tahya Misr Fund’s efforts in combating COVID-19. The contribution will be directed towards ventilators and RT-PCR detection kits. ACWA Power – a leading energy and water desalination provider – has donated EGP 5.5 million to Tahya Misr Fund with an aim to support the Egyptian government’s efforts […]

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bp supercomputer

BP’s CHPC supercomputer mobilized to assist in coronavirus research

Posted: April 17, 2020 at 8:23 pm   /   Oil & Gas

BP is joining forces with the US government, universities, and the world’s largest technology companies by providing access to its supercomputer to help researchers halt the spread of COVID-19. The company will donate its supercomputing capability to the public-private consortium formed in March 2020 by the White House’s Office of Science and Technology Policy, the […]

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KarmSolar, KarmBuild Design ICU Field Hospital to Fight COVID-19

Posted: April 17, 2020 at 8:12 pm   /   Renewables

KarmSolar, KarmBuild Design Emergency ICU Field Hospital to Fight COVID-19. Designs published Open-Source. The Re’ayit Misr (Egypt Care) hospital is an emergency ICU field healthcare facility that adds intensive care capacity to strained healthcare infrastructure fighting COVID-19 The hospital is designed to be built in 10-15 days, even off-grid, using readily available and cost-effective materials […]

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