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MPC-Petronas

Misr Petroleum, Petronas sign refining agreement to produce 30k tonnes of oil

Posted: July 25, 2018 at 1:58 pm   /   Oil & Gas

State-owned Misr Petroleum Company (MPC) signed an MoU with Malaysia’s Petronas on Thursday that will see them operate MPC’s idle Amreya plant capacity to pump out an additional 30,000 tonnes of refined products a year, according to an Oil Ministry statement. The output will be sold locally and exported to other African markets through a […]

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Aramco

Saudi Aramco to supply Egypt’s refineries for another 6 months – El Molla

Posted: June 20, 2018 at 2:03 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Saudi Aramco, the world’s largest oil producer, agreed to supply Egyptian refineries with crude oil for another six months from July, Egypt’s Petroleum Minister Tarek El Molla said on Tuesday. Aramco would supply 500,000 to one million barrels per month, it said. The oil giant began supplying Egyptian refineries in January for an initial six […]

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ERC

Qalaa’s ERC refinery fires up boilers after connecting gas, power

Posted: June 17, 2018 at 3:02 pm   /   Oil & Gas

ERC begins running boilers after connecting refinery with power and gas: Qalaa Holdings’ Egyptian Refining Company (ERC) has begun running the USD 4.3 billion Mostorod refinery’s boilers, Qalaa said in a regulatory filing on Wednesday. The trial runs took place as the refinery was hooked up to electricity and gas, the statement added. The move comes […]

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thyssenKrupp

Thyssenkrupp eyes work on 5 refining, petrochemicals projects in Egypt

Posted: June 11, 2018 at 2:23 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egyptian Petroleum Minister Tarek El-Molla has met with the Chairman of the German-Arab Chamber of Industry and Commerce (GACIC) Ulrich Hermann and representatives of German multinational conglomerate ThyssenKrupp. ThyssenKrupp is willing to collaborate with the Egyptian companies operating in the field of petrochemicals such as Engineering for the Petroleum & Process Industries (Enppi), Petrojet, and […]

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Technip

MIDOR, Technip sign $1.7 billion contract for refinery expansion

Posted: June 10, 2018 at 3:11 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The project aims at increasing petroleum products, in addition to raising the refinery’s capacity to 175,000 barrels per day. Middle East Oil Refinery (MIDOR) and France-based Technip Company have signed a contract for refinery project expansion. The contract was inked by MIDOR chairman Mohamed Abdel Aziz and Marco Villa, president of Technip’s for EMIA Region, […]

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Archirodon Group announces acquisition of Technipetrol Hellas

Posted: May 30, 2018 at 2:06 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Archirodon Group announced the 100% acquisition of Technipetrol Hellas, a subsidiary of TechnipFMC.  Details about the value of the transaction was not disclosed. The agreement between the two International Groups was signed on 29th March 2018 and the transaction was completed on 18th April 2018. This acquisition was approved by the Board of Directors and […]

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Suez Refinery

EBRD finances upgrade of Egypt’s Suez oil refinery

Posted: May 25, 2018 at 2:22 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The European Bank for Reconstruction & Development (EBRD) is providing a $200-million loan to state-owned Egyptian General Petroleum Corp. subsidiary Suez Oil Processing Co. (SOPC) for the upgrade of its 68,000-b/d refinery adjacent to Suez, Egypt, at the entrance of the Suez Canal. ERBD funds will finance investments to modernize the refinery with technical updates […]

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CH-Squash

Rowan Elaraby becomes latest squash champion to join Carbon Holdings’ sports sponsorship program

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

Rising phenomenon Rowan Elaraby becomes latest squash champion to join Carbon Holding’s sports sponsorship program Sponsorship of the PSA Tour Irish Open winner comes less than a month after Carbon Holdings announced its backing of championship couple Nour Al Tayeb and Ali Farag. Carbon Holdings, a leading integrated petrochemicals producer in Egypt, is pleased to […]

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ADNOC

Egypt’s PM discusses oil & gas cooperation with ADNOC chief

Posted: May 10, 2018 at 12:05 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt’s Prime Minister Sherif Ismail met yesterday with the head of the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) Sultan Jaber, according to a Cabinet statement. The two discussed oil and gas cooperation, as well as increasing Emirati investments in Egypt’s oil refining, petrochemicals, and LNG sectors. (Source: Enterprise.press)

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Qalaa ERC Construction

Qalaa Holdings eyes increasing stake in Egyptian Refining Company

Posted: May 9, 2018 at 12:30 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Qalaa eying additional stake in Egyptian Refining Company: Qalaa Holdings announced yesterday that it is looking to increase its ownership of its greenfield Egyptian Refining Company (ERC) by acquiring or subscribing to additional shares in its subsidiary Orient Investment Properties, Qalaa said in a regulatory filing. ERC recently completed a project finance restructuring that saw […]

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