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North Thekah

Edison spuds Ameeq-1X well at its North Thekah concession offshore Egypt

Posted: January 21, 2020 at 4:04 pm   /   Oil & Gas

North Thekah ( Ameeq – 1X ) Drilling Announcement: Edison Exploration and Production announces the spud, on the 18th of January 2020, of a first exploration well in its North Thekah concession located in the Egyptian Eastern Mediterranean waters. Edison Exploration and Production hold a 100 percent working interest in this concession. The operation for […]

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East Med

Egypt’s push to become East Mediterranean gas hub – Reuters FactBox

Posted: January 19, 2020 at 3:25 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt began importing gas from Israel’s largest offshore gas field, Leviathan, on Wednesday, a step Cairo hopes will help it become a regional energy hub. Rapid growth in Egypt’s natural gas supplies, boosted by the discovery of the Mediterranean’s largest field, turned it from a net importer to exporter in late 2018. ISRAEL DEAL Egypt’s […]

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Energean-DEPA

Energean, DEPA agreement paves way for the operation of EastMed pipeline

Posted: January 2, 2020 at 9:29 pm   /   Oil & Gas

LοI for the Sale & Purchase of 2 BCM per annum: Energean and the Public Gas Corporation of Greece (“DEPA”) have agreed to cooperate to further support the EastMed Pipeline Project.  Ahead of the Intergovernmental Agreement on the EastMed Pipeline, to be signed later today by the Ministers of Cyprus, Greece and Israel responsible for […]

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East Med Gas

The Challenges Facing Eastern Mediterranean Gas, by Amira El-Mazni

Posted: November 26, 2019 at 2:18 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Gas has been discovered in the East Mediterranean for a decade, yet most remain undeveloped. This article reviews these discoveries and share some risks & various technical, commercial & political challenges facing their full development. Ever since the discovery of “Tamar” and “Leviathan” gas reserves within the Israeli EEZ, “Aphrodite” within the Cypriot EEZ, the […]

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Noble-Energy

Egypt signs $430m natural gas deal with Noble Energy at Africa Investment Forum

Posted: November 25, 2019 at 3:18 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt signs energy accords at conference in new capital. Egypt said it had signed several energy accords at a conference in its partially built new capital on Saturday, including a $430-million deal for Texas-based Noble Energy to pump natural gas through the East Mediterranean Gas Co’s pipeline. Under the agreement, with financing from the U.S. […]

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FPSO

Energean signs Gas Sales and Purchase Agreement with MRC

Posted: November 21, 2019 at 7:28 pm   /   Oil & Gas

GSPA signed with MRC: Energean Oil and Gas plc, the oil and gas producer focused on the Mediterranean, is pleased to announce that Energean Israel and MRC Alon Tavor Ltd. (“MRC”) have signed a Gas Sales and Purchase Agreement (“GSPA”) for the sale of approximately 0.5 Bcm/yr, or up to 8 Bcm over the term […]

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PAS Leonardo

PAS adds sixth Leonardo helicopter for offshore operations in Egypt

Posted: November 20, 2019 at 1:54 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Petroleum Air Services (PAS) adds sixth Leonardo AW139 helicopter for offshore transport operations in Egypt. Italian helicopter supplier Leonardo has informed that Petroleum Air Services of Egypt will add a sixth AW139 intermediate twin helicopter to its fleet by year-end. The aircraft will be used to perform offshore transport operations in Egypt. Petroleum Air Services […]

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shearwater

Shearwater GeoServices awarded 3D survey in Eastern Mediterranean

Posted: November 7, 2019 at 10:21 am   /   Oil & Gas

Shearwater GeoServices Holding AS (“Shearwater”) has been awarded a 3D seismic survey in the Eastern Mediterranean. The one-month survey will be executed in Q4 2019. “Shearwater has a long track record in the region, and we are pleased to return for this survey”, said Irene Waage Basili, the CEO of Shearwater GeoServices. “Our high-capacity seismic […]

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Energean CEO

Energean CEO statement at the East Mediterranean Gas Forum (EMGF)

Posted: November 6, 2019 at 8:13 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Mathios Rigas, Energean CEO, attended the East Mediterranean Gas Forum (EMGF), which took place today in Cairo. The Ministry of Petroleum invited companies from Greece, Italy, Israel and Cyprus to attend the meeting, and Energean’s CEO gave the following statement at the forum: “The establishment of the Gas Industry Advisory Committee is a crucial development […]

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EMG

EMG pipeline ownership transferred to Delek, Noble, East Gas consortium

Posted: November 4, 2019 at 10:52 am   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt just cleared a major hurdle to its dream of becoming the premier East Med energy hub – EMG ownership transferred to Delek, Noble and East Gas. Ownership of the East Mediterranean Gas (EMG) subsea pipeline that runs between Egypt and Israel has been transferred to Israel’s Delek Drilling, Texas-based Noble Energy and Egypt’s East […]

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