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LCIA

Arbitration court rules against Nostra Terra in Egypt oil payments dispute

Posted: August 14, 2019 at 2:33 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Nostra Terra Oil & Gas has been found in default of the joint operating agreement (JOA) governing its East Ghazalat joint venture in Egypt with North Petroleum International, the company said on Monday. The London Court of International Arbitration ruled against the UK-based oil and gas company, finding subsidiary Nostra Terra Inc. in default for […]

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Eni WOR

Eni World Oil Review: Global oil reserves increased 0.4% in 2018

Posted: July 30, 2019 at 11:58 am   /   Oil & Gas

Eni SPA has released the 18th edition of its World Oil Review, which is the first volume of the report, World Oil, Gas & Renewables Review. The WOR is devoted to oil reserves, supply, demand, trade, and prices with a special focus on crude oil quality and the refining industry. The second volume, the World […]

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Abu Rudeis

Petrobel announces new oil discovery in Abu Rudeis Concession, South Sinai

Posted: July 6, 2019 at 6:29 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt’s Petroleum Ministry announced  on Thursday a new oil discovery in Abu Rudeis-Sidri area in South Sinai by Belayim Petroleum Company (PETROBEL). In a statement on Thursday, the ministry said Petroleum Minister Tarek El-Molla received a report from PETROBEL Chairman Atef Hassan that his company discovered a layer of crude oil, with vertical thickness of […]

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West Gharib

SDX makes new oil discovery in Egypt’s West Gharib concession

Posted: June 27, 2019 at 8:04 pm   /   Oil & Gas

SDX Energy Inc., London, encountered 134 ft of net heavy oil pay across the Lower Miocene age Yusr and Bakr formations, with an average porosity of 18%. Drilled to 5,323 ft TD, the Rabul-7 development well in the West Gharib concession in Egypt was completed as a producer, connected to the central processing facilities at […]

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Gupco BP

BP divests its Gulf of Suez mature oil concessions in Egypt to Dragon Oil

Posted: June 3, 2019 at 5:47 pm   /   Oil & Gas

BP to divest mature oil assets in Egypt to Dragon Oil. BP has agreed to sell its interests in Gulf of Suez oil concessions in Egypt to Dragon Oil, the Dubai-based oil and gas company.  Under the terms of the agreement, Dragon Oil will purchase producing and exploration concessions, including BP’s interest in the Gulf […]

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TransGlobe Western Desert

TransGlobe SGZ-6X discovery due on stream in new development lease

Posted: May 30, 2019 at 12:10 pm   /   Oil & Gas

TransGlobe Energy Corp., Calgary, plans to bring its South Ghazalat (SGZ)-6X discovery in Egypt’s Western Desert on production at an initial rate of 1,000 b/d of 34° gravity crude oil in this year’s fourth quarter under a newly approved develop lease. The company will use initial production from the Late Cretaceous Upper Bahariya formation to […]

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South Ramadan

SDX well finds oil in Gulf of Suez South Ramadan concession

Posted: March 25, 2019 at 1:58 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Last year’s SRM-3 appraisal well on the South Ramadan concession in the Gulf of Suez encountered hydrocarbons, according to partner SDX Energy. On the way to the TD of 15,635 ft (4,766 m), the well intersected 75 ft (23 m) of net conventional oil pay in the primary target Matulla section; 20 ft (6.1 m) […]

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TransGlobe Western Desert

TransGlobe’s South Ghazalat 6X exploration well flows oil

Posted: November 21, 2018 at 1:19 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Third time lucky for Canadian player as it flows oil and gas from new discovery. Highlights Tested a combined 3,840 Bopd of light (35-38 API) oil from individual tests in the Upper and Lower Bahariya formations in the South Ghazalat 6X exploration well Flowed 2,437 Bopd of light oil, 21 Bpd of water and 1.4 […]

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TransGlobe Western Desert

TransGlobe starts drilling new well at South Ghazalat concession

Posted: October 25, 2018 at 11:26 am   /   Oil & Gas

TransGlobe Energy announced yesterday that it began drilling for oil at its SGZ 6X exploration well in the South Ghazalat concession in the Western Desert. The company also said that it successfully began production from two wells in West Bakr in the Eastern Desert, with output from each well currently averaging around 800 bpd, exceeding […]

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Egypt

MEED: Egypt’s supergiant Zohr gas field heralds changes

Posted: October 9, 2018 at 3:02 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt country profile: While the Zohr field has lead a revival in the North African country’s gas output, old problems persist. Since the discovery of the supergiant Zohr gas field, Cairo has been hopeful it can replicate the success with other giant offshore gas projects that have the potential to change the country’s energy landscape. […]

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