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Wintershall Dea East Damanhour

Wintershall Dea signs joint exploration agreement with Cheiron, INA for East Damanhour, Egypt

Posted: March 9, 2021 at 2:29 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Wintershall Dea signs agreement with Cheiron and INA for joint exploration rights at East Damanhour, Egypt The Egyptian Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, H.E. Eng. Tarek El Molla, has approved a deed of assignment agreement signed between Wintershall Dea, Cheiron and INA to jointly explore the East Damanhour onshore Exploration block in Egypt. The […]

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Shearwater Geo

Shearwater GeoServices awarded Norway 3D multisensor survey by CGG

Posted: March 9, 2021 at 11:37 am   /   Oil & Gas

Shearwater GeoServices awarded Northern Viking Graben 3D multisensor survey by CGG Shearwater GeoServices Holding AS (“Shearwater”) is pleased to announce the award of a 3D survey by CGG in the Northern Viking Graben area offshore Norway. “This award confirms the strong relationship we have with our strategic partner CGG and we look forward to executing […]

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Shearwater

Shearwater GeoServices awarded 4D survey offshore Angola by Total

Posted: March 8, 2021 at 1:46 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Shearwater GeoServices Holding AS (“Shearwater”) today announced the award of a 4D monitor marine seismic acquisition survey by Total E&P Angola (“Total”). “As the established global market leader in 4D monitor surveys Shearwater is pleased to announce the award of this advanced multisensor project by Total in Angola,” said Irene Waage Basili, the CEO of […]

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United-Oil-Gas

United Oil & Gas announces spudding of ASD-1X exploration well in Egypt

Posted: March 8, 2021 at 1:41 pm   /   Oil & Gas

AIM-listed United Oil & Gas has announced the spudding of the ASD-1X exploration well in the Abu Sennan Licence, Egypt on 6 March. United holds a 22% working interest in the Licence, which is operated by Kuwait Energy Egypt. Highlights: Drilling of the ASD-1X exploration well, which will test a number of stacked reservoir targets, […]

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2021 BidRound Map

Egypt launches O&G Bid Round for 24 blocks on new EUG digital platform

Posted: February 18, 2021 at 6:48 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt announced on Thursday the start of a bid round for exploration and exploitation of oil and natural gas in 24 blocks. The round, which concludes on Aug. 1, includes nine blocks in the Mediterranean Sea, 12 in the Western Desert and three in the Gulf of Suez, an oil ministry source told Reuters. Egypt […]

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Tarek El Molla

Egypt poised to launch new Oil & Gas Licensing Round – Upstream Online

Posted: February 10, 2021 at 2:25 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Offshore and onshore acreage set to go up for grabs in latest bid exercise: Egypt is expected to soon launch a new exploration bid round, offering additional onshore and offshore oil and gas tracts across the country. (Source: Upstream Online)

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MEES Exxon Mobil

MEES: ExxonMobil eyes partnerships in Egypt’s offshore Mediterranean

Posted: January 31, 2021 at 3:48 pm   /   Oil & Gas

ExxonMobil is looking for partners to help move forward its East Mediterranean expansion after snagging large blocks off Egypt over the last two years. Farm down talks have focused on Shell, Equinor and, most intriguingly, Qatar Petroleum. US major ExxonMobil is looking for partners at its three recently-acquired exploration blocks in Egypt’s Mediterranean offshore. Fellow […]

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Gulf Intelligence

El Molla: New Oil & Gas exploration tenders coming soon

Posted: January 31, 2021 at 2:10 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Energy companies will get a chance to get their hands on new onshore and offshore exploration blocks within two weeks, when state-owned EGPC and EGAS will launch a new oil and gas exploration tender, Oil Minister Tarek El Molla told Gulf Intelligence. The tender will include offshore blocks in the Mediterranean and Nile Delta, as […]

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Mubadala

Mubadala joining Shell in Egypt’s Red Sea Block 4 exploration

Posted: January 23, 2021 at 8:19 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt’s Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources has signed a concession agreement with Mubadala Petroleum for oil and gas exploration activities in Red Sea block 4. The 3,084-sq km (1,191-sq mi) concession, owned by the South Valley Egyptian Petroleum Holding Company (Ganope), was awarded under Egypt’s 2019 Red Sea Licensing Round. Block 4 is in […]

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Red Sea

Shell Egypt signs exploration agreement for offshore Red Sea Block 4

Posted: January 21, 2021 at 2:44 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Engineer Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, signed a new agreement with Shell Egypt to exploration for oil and gas in concession area (4), in the deep waters of the Red Sea, affiliated to Ganoub El Wadi Petroleum Holding Company (Ganope) with an estimated area of 3084 square kilometers. The share of […]

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