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Shell, Total to export 30 LNG shipments from Egypt’s Idku in 2021

Posted: October 7, 2020 at 7:22 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Shell and Total will export 30 shipments of natural gas from the Idku liquefaction plant in 2021, Youm7 reports, citing Oil Ministry sources. Each shipment will average 150k cbm, potentially bringing the total exported by the two companies to 4.5 mn cbm. Egypt’s natural gas exports more than doubled to 4.5 bn cbm in 2019 […]

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Egypt and Cyprus are in “extensive discussion” on planned gas pipeline

Posted: September 1, 2020 at 12:41 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt, Cyprus talking ‘extensively’ about moving ahead with gas pipeline: Egyptian and Cypriot officials are in “extensive discussions” on a planned natural gas pipeline linking the two countries, Al Mal reports, citing an unnamed government official. The construction of the pipeline is proceeding according to schedule despite the covid-19 pandemic, the official said, without mentioning […]

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Svitzer secures 5-year contract extension for Egypt’s Idku LNG plant

Posted: June 3, 2020 at 2:11 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Denmark’s Svitzer, the world’s largest tugboat operator, said Tuesday it has won a contract extension to support operations at Egypt’s Idku LNG export plant. Under the extension, Maersk’s unit Switzer will continue to assist the Egyptian LNG-operated plant with four tugs, two mooring boats and one pilot boat. The towage company has been operating at […]

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Idku LNG plant reaches full export capacity for first time in six years

Posted: December 15, 2019 at 1:07 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The Idku liquefaction plant has reached its full export capacity of 1.1 bcf/d for the first time since 2013, a source at state gas company EGAS told the local press. Exports have surged from 300 mmcf/d in October to 1 bcf/d last month as international prices rose in response to weakening oversupply. (Source: Enterprise.press)

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Egypt triples natural gas exports from Idku LNG plant to 1 bcf/d

Posted: November 12, 2019 at 11:35 am   /   Oil & Gas

Natural gas exports from the Idku liquefaction plant have more than tripled to 1 billion cubic feet/day (bcf/d), up from 300 million cubic feet/day last month, an EGAS source tells the local press. The higher exports came after oversupply issues over the previous three months lessened and international prices stabilized. Exports were slashed by 80% […]

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Egypt exported 172 bcf of gas via 45 cargoes from Idku in FY 2018-2019

Posted: October 22, 2019 at 3:40 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt exported 172.8 bcf of natural gas in FY 2018-2019 via 45 cargos from Idku. Egypt exported 45 cargos of natural gas carrying a total of 172.8 bcf from the Idku liquefaction plant in FY2018-2019, according to the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS). Egypt had hoped that returning Idku to full capacity would see […]

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Egyptian LNG to return to full operation – Petroleum Economist

Posted: September 22, 2019 at 12:27 pm   /   Oil & Gas

One of Egypt’s two liquefaction plants will back to full operation next month. The 7.2mn t/yr Egyptian LNG (ELNG) facility will return to 100pc of nameplate capacity next month, the firm’s senior optimisation manager Tamer Abdelsalam told the Gastech conference in Houston. It is currently operating at 90pc capacity. Full output is a far cry […]

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NS Energy: Will the LNG market in Egypt realise its potential in 2019?

Posted: August 14, 2019 at 1:16 pm   /   Oil & Gas

After recently becoming a net exporter of LNG, Egypt is looking to take its natural gas market to new heights following a series of key discoveries. The LNG market in Egypt has been mired in uncertainty for much of this millennium but over the course of 2019, it has gradually started gaining traction. A plethora […]

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Egypt’s gas exports through Idku LNG plant increase to 750 mmcf/d

Posted: July 24, 2019 at 1:29 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The quantities of gas exported through Idku have increased after linking 250 mmcf/day of the Giza and Fayoum fields to the local production: source. The Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) estimated the quantities of natural gas exported through Dutch Shell’s Idku gas liquefaction plant at 750 million cubic feet per day (mmcf/day) compared to […]

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EGAS to offer three LNG shipments from Idku plant in August

Posted: July 14, 2019 at 6:46 pm   /   Oil & Gas

State-owned EGAS will offer three LNG shipments from the Idku plant in August, two trade sources told Reuters. One source said that two of the shipments will be offered on a Free On Board (FOB) basis and available for loading 8-10, 17-19 and 21-22 August. (Source: Enterprise.press)

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