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Zohr Ramp Up

Egypt’s Zohr gas production to reach 2 bcf/d by September – Eni

Posted: July 29, 2018 at 12:17 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Eni raised $58 million as an advance on future gas supplies to Egyptian state-owned partners to finance Zohr. Italian oil company Eni said on Friday that the production capacity of Egypt’s giant Mediterranean Zohr gas field stood at 1.6 billion cubic feet and would reach 2 billion by September. Eni raised 50 million euros ($58 […]

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El Molla: Zohr gas field to produce 2 bcf/d by end of 2018

Posted: May 30, 2018 at 4:22 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt’s Petroleum Minister Tarek El-Molla said on Wednesday that the country’s giant Zohr gas field is expected to produce 2 billion cubic feet of gas per day (bcf/d) by the end of 2018. El-Molla’s statements came during in a visit to follow up on thee progress of work in the Mediterranean Zohr field in Port Said […]

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Sprint Finish: Egypt's Zohr Development

Posted: March 18, 2018 at 4:53 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Petroleum Economist: Full speed ahead for Egypt’s gas. Eni’s parallel-development method has enabled it to smash records at its mega-giant Zohr gas project. Petroleum Economist was given exclusive access to the onshore operations. The nearly complete control room at Eni’s Zohr onshore facility on the Mediterranean coast west of Port Said has all the appearances […]

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Edison delays deep-water drilling campaign in Egypt as it seeks partner

Posted: September 20, 2017 at 1:08 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Edison stalls on Egypt deep-water wells: Italian operator delays drilling of probes on two separate blocks where it has been hunting a partner. Italy’s Edison has put off a deep-water drilling campaign off Egypt by about a year. The company was planning to drill two wells on its wholly-owned North Thekah and North Port Fouad […]

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Rosneft will export gas from Egypt's Zohr project to Middle East and Europe — source

Posted: June 26, 2017 at 7:43 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Rosneft is buying a 30% stake in the project to develop the Shorouk block in Egypt’s offshore zone. Russian top oil producer Rosneft, which is buying a 30% stake in the project to develop the Shorouk block in Egypt’s offshore zone, where the Zohr gas field was discovered, will export gas from it to the […]

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IHS Markit: Total’s Offshore Cyprus Block 11 Could Rival Egypt’s Zohr Natural Gas Discovery

Posted: January 12, 2017 at 8:29 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Total to drill one of E&P industry’s most critical wells in 2017, as interest grows in region. Driven by the success of Eni’s major Zohr Field gas discovery offshore Egypt in 2015, companies are rethinking the Eastern Mediterranean region’s gas potential, according to new analysis from IHS Markit , a world leader in critical information, […]

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Eni signs concession agreements for two new exploration blocks in Egypt's Mediterranean shallow waters

Posted: December 28, 2016 at 1:03 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Eni signed two new concession agreements for the North El Hammad and North Ras El Esh, located in the shallow waters in Egyptian Mediterranean Sea, as a result of the EGAS 2015 international bid round. Eni is the operator of the North El Hammad block with an equity of 37.5% in participation with BP, who […]

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Zohr on schedule to produce late 2017

Posted: September 4, 2016 at 12:45 pm   /   Oil & Gas

ENI’S FIFTH ZOHR WELL ‘A SUCCESS’ Italy’s Eni said September 1 it had drilled its fifth well on Egypt’s giant offshore Zohr gas field. Zohr 5x was successfully drilled to a final depth of 4,350 metres, 12 km southwest of the discovery well Zohr 1x and in water depth of 1,538 m. The new well […]

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Eni successfully drilled and tested Zohr 5x well

Posted: September 1, 2016 at 9:52 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Eni successfully drilled Zohr 5x, the fifth well on Zohr structure, which confirmed the potential of the field at 30 Tcf OGIP. Eni informs that Zohr 5x, the fifth well on Zohr structure has been successfully drilled to the final TD of 4,350 m. The Zohr 5x well is located in 1,538 m of water […]

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A wealth under the sea (ABO Oil Magazine)

Posted: May 7, 2016 at 12:14 pm   /   Oil & Gas

By Luca Bertelli, Chief Exploration Officer – Eni The Levantine Basin, in the eastern Mediterranean, covers the territorial waters of various countries (Egypt, Israel, Lebanon, Cyprus, and Syria) and an area of approximately 80,000 km2. From a geological point of view, the basin borders to the South with the wide sedimentary Nile Cone, to the […]

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