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Egypt awards TechnipFMC contract for Assiut Hydrocracking Complex

Posted: February 22, 2020 at 12:04 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egyptian refiner advances grassroots hydrocracking complex: Assiut National Oil Processing Co. has let a contract to a consortium of Engineering Co. for Petroleum & Chemical Industries, Petroleum Projects & Technical Consultation Co., and TechnipFMC for construction of its hydrocracking complex in Assiut, Egypt. Assiut National Oil Processing Co. (ANOPC), a subsidiary Egyptian General Petroleum Corp.’s […]

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ECHEM Bechtel

Egypt inks agreement with Bechtel for $6.7 bn petchem, refinery complex

Posted: February 12, 2020 at 11:37 am   /   Oil & Gas

ECHEM inks agreement with Bechtel for USD 6.7 bn petchem, refinery complex: The Egyptian Petrochemicals Holding Company (ECHEM) yesterday signed an agreement with Bechtel to establish a USD 6.7 bn petrochemical plant and refinery in the Suez Canal Economic Zone, according to an official statement. The agreement, signed on the opening day of the Egypt […]

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Petrochemicals

President Sisi urges modernization of Egypt’s petrochemical industry

Posted: February 4, 2020 at 3:43 pm   /   Oil & Gas

President Sisi urged maximizing the economic benefits of Egypt’s natural resources to serve the country’s goal to become a regional trading hub for oil and natural gas. President Abdel Fattah El Sisi urged the government to continue upgrading the petroleum sector by improving Egypt’s value-added petrochemical industry to cope with sequential changes in the global […]

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SOPC

Suez Oil Refinery in Egypt lent $50 million for energy efficiency upgrades

Posted: November 26, 2019 at 11:47 am   /   Oil & Gas

A London-based bank is supporting the modernisation of Egypt’s oil industry with a $50 million (£39m) loan to support energy efficiency investments at a refinery. Suez Oil Processing Company (SOPC) will use the grant from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) to improve its refinery’s operational efficiency and introduce cleaner fuel. The measures […]

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ERC

Qalaa announces operation of Hydrocracker unit at ERC Refinery

Posted: September 15, 2019 at 1:12 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Qalaa Holdings announces the successful operation of the Hydrocracker in its flagship project Egyptian Refining Company “ERC”. All the project units are now operating. Qalaa declares all units at ERC are a go: The Egyptian Refining Company (ERC) has successfully begun hydrocracker operations, Qalaa Holdings said in a bourse filing on Thursday. With that, all […]

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Midor

Work proceeds on Egypt’s Midor refinery expansion – TechnipFMC

Posted: March 7, 2019 at 3:17 pm   /   Oil & Gas

TechnipFMC PLC has completed remaining conditions required to enable work to begin on an earlier awarded contract let by the Egyptian government for delivery of engineering, procurement, and construction services related to the modernization and expansion of state-owned Middle East Oil Refinery Co.’s (Midor) 115,000-b/d refinery in El Amreya Free Zone, near Alexandria, Egypt. Valued […]

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Qalaa

Qalaa Chairman presents Landmark ERC Case Study at Africa Investment Forum

Posted: November 13, 2018 at 4:35 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Qalaa Holdings Chairman Ahmed Heikal Presents Landmark ERC Case Study at Africa Investment Forum in Johannesburg, South Africa. Qalaa Holdings Chairman and Founder Ahmed Heikal showcases US$ 4.3 bn greenfield refinery as a successful example of a private sector-led infrastructure mega-project that will provide a domestic substitute for c. 40% of Egypt’s diesel imports. Ahmed […]

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TechnipFMC

TechnipFMC provides details on MIDOR refinery expansion contract

Posted: November 3, 2018 at 1:16 pm   /   Oil & Gas

TechnipFMC PLC has confirmed details of its scope of work on an earlier awarded let by the Egyptian government for implementation of the expansion at state-owned Middle East Oil Refinery Co.’s (Midor) 115,000-b/d refinery in El Amreya Free Zone, Alexandria, Egypt. As part of the more than $1-billion contract, TechnipFMC will provide engineering, procurement, and […]

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Refinery

Egypt signs deal with Technip, Enppi for Assiut Refinery upgrade

Posted: October 14, 2018 at 2:16 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt has signed a deal with Italy’s Technip to set up a $1.9 billion refinery complex that will be the largest in the country’s south as part of the government efforts to meet local market demands, the petroleum ministry said in a statement on Thursday. The deal, signed between state-owned oil company ENPPI, the Assiut […]

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WorleyParsons

ASORC lets contract to WorleyParsons for hydrocracking complex

Posted: October 9, 2018 at 3:56 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Assiut Oil Refining Co. (ASORC), a subsidiary of Egyptian General Petroleum Corp. (EGPC), through a contractor, has let a 4-year contract to WorleyParsons Ltd. to provide project management consultancy (PMC) for the Assiut hydrocracking complex (AHC) in Upper Egypt. As part of the contract—awarded by ASORC subsidiary Assiut National Oil Processing Co. (ANOPC)—WorleyParsons will oversee […]

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