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Minister of Petroleum speaks before the Bilateral US-Arab Chamber of Commerce

Posted: May 11, 2016 at 8:42 pm   /   Oil & Gas

On the sidelines of the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC), which was held the US city of Houston, Eng. Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, participated in the annual meeting of the Egyptian Ministry of Petroleum, which was organized by the Bilateral US-Arab Chamber of Commerce under the slogan of (Increasing the Current […]

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Video: GE Introduces the SeaPrime™ I Subsea MUX BOP Control System

Posted: May 6, 2016 at 1:28 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The GE Oil & Gas SeaPrime™ I Subsea BOP Control System translates electrical controls from the surface to hydraulic controls subsea that operate Blowout Preventer (BOP) systems, as deep as 12,500ft below sea level. The new fault-tolerant, two-POD design has the ability to re-route hydraulic functions while remaining subsea, preventing costly stack pulls. Access to […]

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OTC 2016: GE Oil & Gas receives Spotlight Award for subsea mux BOP control system

Posted: May 6, 2016 at 1:27 pm   /   Oil & Gas

GE Oil & Gas has received an OTC Spotlight Award for the SeaPrime, a subsea mux BOP control system. It allows drilling contractors to continue drilling if components of one point of distribution (POD) fail. This new design simplifies access to critical components, uses only two pods, and re-routes failed functions within a POD to […]

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GE negotiating with foreign oil company in Egypt to participate in developing offshore Mediterranean oil field

Posted: April 27, 2016 at 4:31 pm   /   Oil & Gas

General Electric (GE) plans to invest $340m in the Egyptian market this year, $200m of which will be directed to establish a multi-modal manufacturing and training facility in Suez. In an interview with Daily News Egypt, GE President and CEO for North East Africa Ayman Khattab said the company is currently in negotiations with a […]

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GE partners with EETC to connect 7 GW of power to reinforce Egypt’s national grid

Posted: April 19, 2016 at 7:21 pm   /   Electricity & Power

• GE signed a Protocol of Cooperation with the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company, witnessed by H.E. Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi and H.E. French President François Hollande. • GE will provide four substations worth approximately $250 million to reinforce Egypt’s national grid. • These substations will help connect more than 6.5 million homes to […]

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GE appoints Ayman Khattab as President & CEO for Egypt and highlights how GE’s transformation to a Digital Industrial Company can help support Egypt’s growing needs

Posted: April 14, 2016 at 8:12 pm   /   Electricity & Power

• Ayman Khattab appointed as President & CEO for North East Africa, covering Egypt, Libya and South Sudan. • GE’s investments in Egypt reach $340 million highlighting its confidence in the Egyptian market. GE today announced the appointment of Ayman Khattab, an Egyptian national, as the President and Chief Executive Officer for Egypt, Libya and […]

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