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MEES West Med

MEES: Egypt bags all five Supermajors with key West Mediterranean awards

Posted: July 11, 2020 at 11:32 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Full House: Latest Awards Mean All Five Supermajors Have Signed Up For Egypt’s Virgin West Med Acreage Global exploration pullback? Not in Egypt with Chevron, Shell, Total and BP joining Exxon in bagging key frontier West Mediterranean acreage. Cairo moved closer this week to officially announcing the award of at least six offshore blocks located […]

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Eni Bashrush

Eni makes new gas discovery in Mediterranean Sea offshore Egypt

Posted: July 1, 2020 at 2:54 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Eni have successfully drilled the first exploration well in the North El Hammad license, in the conventional Egyptian waters of the Nile Delta, on the prospect called Bashrush. The discovery further extends to the west the gas potential of the Abu Madi formation reservoirs discovered and produced from the so-called “Great Nooros Area”. Eni (as […]

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Frontier Somalia

Frontier LIVE to Showcase Somalia’s First Offshore Licensing Round

Posted: June 25, 2020 at 2:03 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Frontier is pleased to announce that H.E Abdirashid Mohamed Ahmed, Minister of Petroleum & Mineral Resources of the Federal Republic of Somalia will join Frontier LIVE next week in a unique interactive session on this exciting, emerging play in East Africa; Somalia’s First Offshore Licensing Round. Seven blocks are on offer in the country’s offshore. The country offers a “highly prospective frontier […]

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energean-pipelay

Energean completes Karish pipelay and subsea systems installation

Posted: June 23, 2020 at 11:24 am   /   Oil & Gas

Karish pipe laying and subsea systems installation completed – Karish Development c. 80% physically completed Energean plc, the oil and gas producer focused on the Mediterranean, is pleased to announce the completion of a key milestone in the Karish and Tanin Development project, offshore Israel. Energean’s partner, TechnipFMC, has successfully completed on time the laying […]

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Cheiron-gulf-assets

Cheiron sees first oil from Geisum appraisal well in Egypt’s Gulf of Suez

Posted: June 19, 2020 at 2:09 pm   /   Oil & Gas

PICO GoS Limited, a Cheiron Group company, has achieved the first oil production from its appraisal well GNN-4 in the Geisum Concession in Egypt’s Gulf of Suez. The Geisum Concession is located offshore Egypt in the Southern Gulf of Suez in shallow waters with a depth ranging from 30 to 200 feet, covering an area […]

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Shelf-Drilling

Shelf Drilling receives early termination of jack-up contract offshore Egypt

Posted: June 19, 2020 at 2:06 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Shelf Drilling hit by another early termination of jack-up contract: Shelf Drilling has received an early termination of a drilling contract for a jack-up rig operating offshore Egypt. Shelf Drilling said on Friday it has received a notification from a customer on early termination of the Trident 16 contract. As a result, the contract end […]

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Offshore Wind

Rystad Energy: Offshore wind to match upstream oil & gas in Europe in 2021, surpass it in 2022

Posted: June 9, 2020 at 11:44 am   /   Renewables

The oil market collapse caused by the Covid-19 pandemic is set to delay several oil and gas developments in Western Europe, putting capital expenditure in the offshore sector on a continued downwards trajectory through 2022. In light of the postponement of multiple final investment decisions (FIDs) on projects and lower investments in offshore oil and […]

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North Thekah

Edison successfully completes Ameeq 1-X exploration well offshore Egypt

Posted: June 2, 2020 at 8:51 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Edison Exploration & Production announces successful completion of Ameeq 1-x exploration well in the Eastern Mediterranean waters of Egypt. The well, located in the North Thekka Concession in which Edison Exploration & Production holds 100% operators rights, was drilled by Maersk Discoverer semi-sub in water depth of 985 meters, reaching the final TD of 5670.5m […]

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PSW

PSW mobilizes capping stack for Edison’s Ameeq-1X deepwater well offshore Egypt

Posted: May 13, 2020 at 5:00 pm   /   Oil & Gas

PSW Group’s capping stack division has completed its first international operation, for a deepwater well offshore Egypt. Edison’s E&P Ameeq-1X was the company’s first well on its North Thekah concession, 130 km (81 mi) offshore from the Nile Delta. PSW, working with Edison’s emergency response team, prepared logistics and response plans to mobilize and deploy […]

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Neptune

Neptune Energy completes OBN seismic survey offshore Egypt

Posted: May 9, 2020 at 3:10 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Neptune Energy announced the successful completion of an ocean bottom nodes (OBN) multiclient survey in the North West El Amal block, offshore Egypt, delivering promising results for further analysis. The project, prefunded by Neptune, was carried out by WesternGeco, the seismic and geophysical data solutions division of Schlumberger, under a contract with the Egyptian General […]

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