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Eni

Eni signs lease extension for key assets in Egypt’s Nile Delta, Western Desert

Posted: August 14, 2018 at 9:33 pm   /   Oil & Gas

A new Nile Delta Concession Agreement allowing a ten-year extension of the Abu Madi West Development Lease, where the Nooros field is located, and a five-year extension of the Ras Qattara Concession Agreement approved. Eni announces that Egyptian Authorities have authorized a new Nile Delta Concession Agreement allowing a ten-year extension of the Abu Madi […]

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MOP-Eni-BP

Egypt signs 3 Oil & Gas exploration agreements worth $139.2 million

Posted: August 14, 2018 at 9:13 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tarek el-Molla signed three new oil agreements for the exploration of oil and natural gas in the Mediterranean, Western Desert and Nile Delta regions with investments of $139.2 million. The minister also signed grants of $55 million for drilling 15 new wells, an official statement revealed. The first agreement […]

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South Disouq

SDX announces new gas discovery at South Disouq SD-3X well

Posted: July 23, 2018 at 8:21 pm   /   Oil & Gas

SDX Energy Inc., the North Africa focused oil and gas company, announced that a gas discovery has been made at its SD-3X well in the South Disouq Concession, Egypt (SDX 55% working interest and operator). The SD-3X well was drilled to a total depth of 7,842 feet and encountered 32.6 feet of net conventional natural […]

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Nooros

Nooros gas field’s 15th well, Nidoco SW-3, begins production

Posted: July 21, 2018 at 1:50 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Production at the 15th development well of Nooros natural gas field in the Nile Delta area, Nidoco southwest-3, has started. The well is expected to produce around 180 million cubic feet of natural gas per day and 1,500 barrels of condensate per day, petroleum minister Tarek El-Molla said in a statement on Tuesday. Belayim Petroleum […]

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Eni

Eni to make $3 billion new investment in Egypt’s Zohr, Nooros gas fields

Posted: June 22, 2018 at 2:03 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt seeks to speed up production from recently discovered gas fields, with the aim of halting gas imports by 2019 and achieving self-sufficiency. Italian energy company Eni has so far invested $8.4 billion in Egypt’s offshore Nooros and Zohr gas fields and is planning to make a $3 billion new investment in the near future, […]

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South Disouq

SDX announces gas discovery at South Disouq SD-4X well onshore Egypt

Posted: June 18, 2018 at 5:56 pm   /   Oil & Gas

SDX hits gas in Egypt – South Disouq appraisal to be converted to producer by end of year. UK-based player SDX Energy has found more gas in an appraisal well at its South Disouq concession in Egypt’s Nile Delta. The SD-4X probe encountered 89 feet of net conventional natural gas pay. Gas discovery at SD-4X […]

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South Disouq

SDX spuds South Disouq SD-4X appraisal well onshore Egypt

Posted: June 4, 2018 at 2:20 pm   /   Oil & Gas

UK player to drill fourth well at onshore Nile Delta licence. UK-based SDX Energy has spudded a fourth well at its South Disouq licence in Egypt’s Nile Delta. The SD-4X appraisal well will take about a month to drill. Spud of SD-4X Appraisal Well, Egypt SDX Energy Inc., the North Africa focused oil and gas […]

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Dana Gas

Egypt repays $40 million in dues to UAE’s Dana Gas

Posted: May 29, 2018 at 2:02 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The UAE’s Dana Gas announced yesterday that it received USD 40 million in payments from the Egyptian government, bringing total dues received so far in 2018 up to USD 88.8 million. The funds will mostly be used to bolster Dana’s liquidity, allowing the company to pursue a number of projects in its pipeline, which include […]

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Eni Drilling Rig

Nooros’ 14th well comes online, pumps additional 180 mmcf/d into national grid

Posted: May 28, 2018 at 2:44 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The 14th well at the Nooros gas field has come online, pumping an additional 180 million cubic feet per day (mmcf/d) into the national grid, the Oil Ministry announced yesterday. The Nidoco field, which was completed in record timing of under two months, brings total production from Nooros to 1.2 bcf/d. (Source: Enterprise.press)

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EGAS BR 2018

EGAS offers 16 Mediterranean & Nile Delta blocks in oil & gas bid round

Posted: May 22, 2018 at 5:10 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) launched the 2018 bid round for oil & gas exploration on 16 concession areas: 13 blocks in the Mediterranean Sea and three concessions in the onshore Nile Delta region. The Egyptian Ministry of Petroleum announced in an Al Ahram newspaper advertisement that the deadline for receiving bids for […]

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