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Egypt to offer Red Sea exploration bid round by end of 2018

Posted: October 25, 2018 at 11:31 am   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt’s Minister of Petroleum Tarek El-Molla has announced that Egypt will offer the first bid on oil and gas exploration in the Red Sea before the end of 2018 after processing seismic reflection data. During a meeting of the Egyptian-Canadian Business Council, El-Molla affirmed that all the gas and petroleum needs of the electricity sector, […]

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Shearwater awarded 3D survey contracts in Mediterranean, South East Asia

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

Shearwater GeoServices awarded two contracts, adding 7 vessel months. Shearwater GeoServices (Shearwater) has been awarded 3D surveys in the Mediterranean and South East Asia, adding 7 vessel months to the current backlog. The surveys will be starting in the first half of Q4 2018. The Mediterranean survey will take approximately two months, and the South […]

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Egypt planning for new exploration bid rounds in West Mediterranean, Red Sea

Posted: August 1, 2018 at 1:53 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tarek el-Molla announced on Tuesday that the ministry is looking to increase investment opportunities in the field of oil and gas exploration, through offering tenders on new exploratory areas in the Red Sea and West of the Mediterranean. Molla asserted during a work meeting on attracting the investments that […]

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Schlumberger to start Gulf of Suez seismic survey before end of 2018

Posted: May 20, 2018 at 2:47 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Oilfield services company Schlumberger is set to start seismic survey in the Gulf of Suez before the end of this year, a source tells Youm 7. Norway’s TGS also expects to deliver final data in December this year after completing a 10,000-km 2D seismic survey along Egypt’s Red Sea border with Saudi Arabia. Schlumberger and […]

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TGS completes 2D seismic survey in Red Sea off Egypt

Posted: May 11, 2018 at 8:33 pm   /   Oil & Gas

TGS has completed acquisition of a 10,000-km (6,214-mi) 2D long-offset, broadband multi-client seismic survey in the Egyptian Red Sea, and expects to deliver final data in December. The project was part of an agreement with South Valley Egyptian Petroleum Holding Company (GANOPE) that gives Schlumberger and TGS a minimum 15-year period of exclusive multi-client rights […]

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BP’s additional seismic survey of Atoll gas field to conclude in 4Q2018

Posted: April 30, 2018 at 5:57 pm   /   Oil & Gas

BP’s additional seismic mapping of Atoll gas field to be completed in 4Q2018. BP intends to conclude in 4Q2018 additional seismic scans it has been conducting at its Atoll gas field to locate additional reserves, a source tells Youm 7, adding that initial data brings “good news”. BP Group CEO Bob Dudley had announced in […]

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Petroleum Minister visits Chinese geophysical survey vessel at Safaga

Posted: March 11, 2018 at 8:33 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Minister of Petroleum Tarek El-Molla received the Dong Fang Kanten ship in Safaga, which is carrying out the work of the geophysical data collection project on Egyptian economic waters in the Red Sea, implemented by the alliance of WesternGeco-Schlumberger and TGS with investments of $750m. According to El-Molla, the seismic research conducted by the alliance […]

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Egypt signs Gulf of Suez seismic survey agreement with Schlumberger

Posted: February 15, 2018 at 4:46 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt has signed a deal with oilfield services company Schlumberger to conduct a seismic survey in the Gulf of Suez, the oil ministry said on Wednesday, part of efforts to encourage firms to invest in exploration work in the area. The oil ministry announced an agreement with an international company on Monday to conduct a […]

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Egypt stepping up its efforts to attract Gulf of Suez investment

Posted: February 13, 2018 at 3:55 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egyptian oil minister Tarek El Molla on Monday announced an agreement with an international company to conduct a seismic survey of the Gulf of Suez to attract exploration investment in the area. Molla also said that Egypt was working to improve the quality of fuel products in cooperation with foreign marketing companies. “An agreement was […]

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New seismic surveys in Shorouk concession to uncover further reserves

Posted: January 28, 2018 at 1:12 pm   /   Oil & Gas

New seismic surveys are underway in the Shorouk concession in the Mediterranean Sea, Oil Minister Tarek El Molla said last week, Al Shorouk reports. The surveys are meant to uncover further reserves in the Zohr gasfield, which is in the concession. GANOPE has also completed seismic mapping for 4,200 km in the Red Sea in […]

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