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GASCO gets $200 mn loan from 8 local banks for Western Desert Gas Complex expansion

Posted: June 22, 2021 at 12:51 pm   /   Oil & Gas

GASCO gets USD 200 mn syndicated loan for facility expansion: A group of eight local banks led by the National Bank of Egypt have arranged a USD 200 mn (c. EGP 3.1 bn) syndicated loan for state-owned natural gas company GASCO, which plans to use the proceeds to finance expansions at its Western Desert Gas […]

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Siemens Energy & Turboden expand, decarbonize Egypt’s natgas network

Posted: April 28, 2021 at 9:33 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Siemens Energy, together with Turboden, expands and decarbonizes Egypt’s natural gas transmission network. Siemens Energy, working with Turboden S.p.A., a Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Group Company, has started development on the GASCO Dahshour gas compressor station (GCS) in Egypt, which will increase gas compression by 25%, without further fuel consumption, while reducing CO2 emissions by 120’000 […]

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Exclusive Interview with David Danesi, Turboden Technical Proposal Leader, O&G-Combined Cycle

Posted: April 3, 2021 at 11:39 am   /   Oil & Gas

What is the Dahshour GASCO project and what is Turboden’s involvement in it? Gasco (Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company) owns and operates a large natural gas compression station on the outskirts of the small town of Dahshour which lies just south of Cairo. The goal of the compression station is to pump natural gas extracted […]

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Turboden, Siemens Energy start development of GASCO NatGas Compressor Station in Dahshour

Posted: February 22, 2021 at 12:58 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Turboden, together with Siemens Energy, starts the development of a “first of its kind” high efficient gas compressor station at GASCO in Dahshour, Egypt. A 28MWe Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) system coupled to Electrical Motor Driven (EMD) Compressor Trains working in island mode to increase the Dahshour station compression capacity of 25% without any additional […]

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Yokogawa to supply gas pipeline management & control system to Egypt's national grid

Posted: January 29, 2018 at 3:14 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Yokogawa Receives EPMS and SCADA Order for Egypt’s National Gas Grid – Expanding our control business in the midstream oil and gas market. Yokogawa Electric Corporation announces that its subsidiary, Yokogawa Middle East & Africa B.S.C.(c), has received an order from the state-owned Egyptian Natural Gas Company (GASCO), operator of the country’s national gas grid, […]

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EBRD provides $200 million loan to develop Egypt’s gas infrastructure

Posted: December 30, 2017 at 6:07 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The EBRD is providing a US$200 million loan to the Arab Republic of Egypt to finance the modernisation of selected gas infrastructure facilities, which shall improve energy efficiency and reduce impacts on the environment. Egypt has an energy intensive economy compared to its neighbouring regional countries, making it among the top five greenhouse gas (GHG) […]

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GASCO to hire domestic companies for transporting natural gas from Raven field to Western Desert Gas Complex

Posted: August 2, 2016 at 2:08 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The Egyptian Natural Gas Company (GASCO) could potentially hire domestic energy companies such as Enppi and Petrojet to provide technical support as well as engineering and design services to transport gas from the Raven field in the North Alexandria Concession to the Western Desert Gas Complex, an unnamed source told Al Mal. Natural gas would […]

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GASCO studies investing $500 million in Western Desert Gas Complex

Posted: July 26, 2016 at 12:50 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The Egyptian Natural Gas Company (GASCO) is studying investing USD 500 million in the second phase of the project to increase the production of the ethane-propane mix from the Western Desert Gas Complex, Al Shorouk reported. The company is also studying a project to transport natural gas from the Raven field in the North Alexandria […]

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5 companies call for licences to import gas from EGAS

Posted: July 22, 2016 at 2:44 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Licensing of two companies to take place over next two months, says Amira El-Mazni, Assistant Vice Chairperson at the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS). El-Mazni said that the number of companies applying for licences to import natural gas from abroad increased to five companies. El-Mazni told Daily News Egypt that four companies applied to […]

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ECHEM eyes $15 billion investments in Egypt

Posted: May 11, 2016 at 7:50 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The Egyptian Petrochemicals Holding Company (ECHEM) is designing a blueprint for hiking investments from $5 billion to $15 billion within 5-10 years, said ECHEM Vice-President Hussien Ismail. Feasibility studies are underway for a number of vital projects, including a petrochemical project in Suez Canal Axis, a Polypropylene production project, as well as a plant for […]

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