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Shell Egypt farms out 17% of two Red Sea offshore blocks to QatarEnergy

Posted: December 13, 2021 at 8:31 pm   /   Oil & Gas

QatarEnergy teams up with Shell on two blocks offshore Egypt: Deal marks entry of Qatari giant into Egypt’s lucrative exploration sector. QatarEnergy has signed a deal with Anglo-Dutch supermajor Shell to come on board two exploration blocks offshore Egypt in the Red Sea. Under the terms of the agreements, which are subject to customary approvals […]

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PXGEO awarded Egyptian Red Sea 3D towed streamer project for Q4 2021

Posted: November 17, 2021 at 12:45 pm   /   Oil & Gas

PXGEO has been awarded a project in the Egyptian Red Sea. The project will commence in November 2021 with an approximate duration of four months and will be acquired by seismic vessel PXGEO 2. (Source: PXGEO)

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Red Sea

TGS, Schlumberger announce new Red Sea 3D seismic survey offshore Egypt

Posted: October 29, 2021 at 8:47 pm   /   Oil & Gas

TGS, in partnership with Schlumberger, has disclosed a new 3D seismic survey in the Red Sea, Egypt. The survey, covering approximately 6,800 square kilometres, will be acquired with long offsets and processed using a Pre-Stack Depth Migration (PSDM) workflow to enable subsalt imaging ahead of the anticipated license round. According to TGS, the final products […]

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TAQA Arabia to build 2 Solar Stations with 5 MW total capacity in Somabay, Red Sea

Posted: July 6, 2021 at 9:23 pm   /   Renewables

With total investments amounting to USD 4 Million: TAQA Arabia to build 2 PV Solar Stations with total capacity of 5 MW total capacity in Somabay – Red Sea. El Missiri: “At Somabay, we live by the motto “Outstanding by Nature”, and this entails reducing our carbon footprint. It has been a longtime coming as […]

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Mubadala joining Shell in Egypt’s Red Sea Block 4 exploration

Posted: January 23, 2021 at 8:19 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt’s Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources has signed a concession agreement with Mubadala Petroleum for oil and gas exploration activities in Red Sea block 4. The 3,084-sq km (1,191-sq mi) concession, owned by the South Valley Egyptian Petroleum Holding Company (Ganope), was awarded under Egypt’s 2019 Red Sea Licensing Round. Block 4 is in […]

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Shell Egypt signs exploration agreement for offshore Red Sea Block 4

Posted: January 21, 2021 at 2:44 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Engineer Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, signed a new agreement with Shell Egypt to exploration for oil and gas in concession area (4), in the deep waters of the Red Sea, affiliated to Ganoub El Wadi Petroleum Holding Company (Ganope) with an estimated area of 3084 square kilometers. The share of […]

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Shell Egypt signs two PSC agreements for Red Sea, West Mediterranean Blocks

Posted: January 4, 2021 at 1:18 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Dutch Shell has signed two production-sharing contracts (PSC) with the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources in the marine concession areas and deep water in the Red Sea region (Block 3) with an area of 3097 square kilometers, and in the Western Mediterranean region a 30% share of the exploration sector north of Ras Kanayis, […]

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Egypt signs Oil & Gas Exploration Agreements worth $1 billion

Posted: January 3, 2021 at 12:55 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt said it signed new agreements involving investment of about $1 billion to search for oil and natural gas in parts of the Mediterranean and Red Sea. The deals are with six international and local companies including Exxon Mobil Corp. and Chevron Corp., the state-run Middle East News Agency reported Friday, citing a statement from […]

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Egypt’s House of Representatives approves 12 Oil & Gas E&P Agreements

Posted: July 7, 2020 at 8:11 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The Egyptian oil minister, Tarek el Molla, has announced the signing of 12 agreements with international companies for the search for oil and gas in the Red Sea, in the Western Desert and in the exclusive economic zone (EEZ) in the eastern and western Mediterranean with investments up to to a billion dollars and signing […]

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Egypt’s Cabinet ratifies 12 oil & gas agreements worth over $1 billion

Posted: June 22, 2020 at 1:03 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Cabinet has ratified twelve oil and gas agreements the Oil Ministry signed with international companies in February, the ministry said in a statement. Companies including Royal Dutch Shell, Chevron, BP, Total, Noble Energy will invest upwards of USD 1 bn in concession areas in the Mediterranean, the Red Sea, and the Western Desert. The House […]

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