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This is age of renewables in Egypt, regional industry bosses say

Posted: June 20, 2018 at 1:54 pm   /   Renewables

As private investment in renewable energy grows globally, Egypt is uniquely positioned as one of the brightest markets (pun only partially intended). That’s the impression given by regional market leaders in a joint interview with Bloomberg Businessweek. On the state of the market: Economic expansion driven by the government’s reforms has provided the impetus for […]

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Baker Hughes GE signs EGP 1 billion contract with Egypt’s Petrojet

Posted: February 16, 2018 at 3:13 pm   /   Oil & Gas

US-based Baker Hughes, a GE subsidiary, has signed an EGP 1 billion contract with the Petroleum Projects and Technical Consultations Co (Petrojet) to expand the current joint industrial capabilities in the field of oil and gas. The contract allows Petrojet to provide further industrial services for the oil and gas exploration in the North African […]

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Baker Hughes signs deal for online portal marketing Egypt’s upstream opportunities

Posted: February 15, 2018 at 5:06 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The Egyptian Petroleum Ministry on Tuesday signed an agreement with Baker Hughes, a GE company, to establish an online portal to promote Egypt’s oil and gas exploration zones in a bid to attract foreign investments, Al-Ahram Arabic website reported. As part of the Egypt Portal project, a digital investment map for concession areas in Egypt […]

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GE’s new Badr substation in Egypt connects 1.5 GW to the grid

Posted: November 4, 2017 at 7:55 pm   /   Electricity & Power

The Badr substation will play a strategic role in the future Egypt-Saudi Arabia Interconnection Project. The Badr substation will connect the upcoming Egypt – Saudi Arabia Interconnection Project, helping to deliver electricity to over 1 million homes. The new substation will secure power supply with minimum loss of transferred power. GE will also provide local […]

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GE secures financial closure to build four substations connecting 7 GW to Egypt's national power grid

Posted: September 13, 2017 at 12:32 pm   /   Electricity & Power

The four substations will connect 6.5 million homes to the national grid. General Electric announced that it has reached financial closure for the contract worth approximately $250m signed with the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC), according to press statement on Monday. The statement said that the project is financed by Deutsche Bank AG and HSBC […]

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Egypt “muscling in” on global natural gas production

Posted: September 11, 2017 at 1:21 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Baker Hughes, a GE company, announced September 9, 2017 a major subsea contract from Petrobel for phase two of the “supergiant” Zohr Gas Field situated in the Mediterranean Sea, off the Egyptian coast. BHGE will provide project management, engineering procurement, fabrication, construction, testing and transportation of a subsea production system, and will support the installation, […]

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Baker Hughes awarded subsea contract by Petrobel for Phase 2 of Zohr Development

Posted: September 9, 2017 at 2:58 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Baker Hughes, a GE Company Awarded Subsea Contract by Petrobel for Phase 2 Development of Egypt’s ‘Super Giant’ Zohr Gas Field. • BHGE to provide engineering, fabrication and construction of subsea production system and support for installation, commissioning and start-up; • Building on existing local capabilities, BHGE will contribute to the development of Egypt’s domestic […]

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Baker Hughes interested in boosting its investment in Egypt

Posted: September 5, 2017 at 2:24 pm   /   Oil & Gas

General Electric’s subsidiary, Baker Hughes, is interested in increasing its investment in Egypt, participating in the petroleum sector’s development plan and offering training programs, Vice Chairman Ayman Khattab said Thursday. In a meeting with Minister of Petroleum Tarek al-Molla, attended by the company’s General Manager Sameh Hussein, Khattab said that Baker Hughes is planning to […]

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GE completes upgrade of Kureimat Power Plant in Upper Egypt

Posted: March 23, 2017 at 2:37 pm   /   Electricity & Power

General Electric Completes Upgrade at Upper Egypt Electricity Company’s Kureimat Plant in Egypt to Increase Output by 7.8 Percent. • The Upgrade Increased the Plant’s Output by 7.8 Percent and Decreased Its Fuel Consumption by 2.8 Percent. • The Project Will Help Improve the Power Plant’s Efficiency and Reduce Operational Costs. GE announced that it […]

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Expanded GE Oil & Gas service facility for a growing Egyptian Industry

Posted: November 22, 2016 at 12:32 pm   /   Oil & Gas

• GE Oil & Gas to expand its services facility  in the industrial free zone with an additional 2,000 sqm. • The expanded facility will handle the assembly, disassembly, repair, maintenance and testing for GE Oil & Gas upstream products. • The facility will include a Training Center for GE customers and employees. Following a […]

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