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East Med Gas

The Challenges Facing Eastern Mediterranean Gas, by Amira El-Mazni

Posted: November 26, 2019 at 2:18 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Gas has been discovered in the East Mediterranean for a decade, yet most remain undeveloped. This article reviews these discoveries and share some risks & various technical, commercial & political challenges facing their full development. Ever since the discovery of “Tamar” and “Leviathan” gas reserves within the Israeli EEZ, “Aphrodite” within the Cypriot EEZ, the […]

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Eni MOC

Zohr field’s natural gas production to exceed 3 bcf/d this month – IEOC Chief

Posted: October 16, 2019 at 3:44 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Production from the 13 wells at the giant Zohr natural gas field is expected to surpass 3 bcf/d by the end of October, up from 2.7 bcf/d in August, Eni IEOC JV boss Luca De Caro said on the sidelines of the Mediterranean Offshore Conference in Alexandria, the Oil Ministry said in a statement. Eni […]

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Zohr

Zohr gas production reaches 2.7 bcf/d, to reach 3.2 bcf/d by 2019 end

Posted: August 22, 2019 at 12:41 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Eni expects to boost production from its Zohr offshore gas field in Egypt 3.2 billion cubic feet per day by the end of the year, after reaching 2.7 bcfd five months ahead of schedule. Eni released a statement on Wednesday, in the wake of a Reuters which cited Egypt’s energy minister who said Zohr had […]

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Zohr

Rosneft: Zohr natural gas output increases 3 times to 11.3 bcm in H1 2019

Posted: August 15, 2019 at 1:40 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Rosneft says gas output at Zohr in Egypt surges to 11.3 bcm in H1: Natural gas production at Zohr, the largest gas field in the Mediterranean Sea, more than tripled in the first half this year to reach 11.3 billion cubic metres (bcm), Russian energy giant Rosneft said on Wednesday. The field is an important […]

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LNG

Egypt allows Eni, BP to export gas through Idku LNG liquefaction plant

Posted: June 10, 2019 at 7:47 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The ministry of petroleum has allowed Eni and British Petroleum (BP) to export gas from Zohr and North Alexandria fields through Idku liquefaction factory in accordance with the development agreements of these projects. A source from the petroleum sector told Daily News Egypt that the government has allowed Eni and BP to export gas after […]

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Aker

Aker Solutions delivers largest ever umbilicals system to Zohr gas field

Posted: March 28, 2019 at 9:53 am   /   Oil & Gas

Aker Solutions recently delivered 280 kilometers of steel-tube umbilicals to Petrobel for the Zohr gas field offshore Egypt, the largest umbilicals system ever. Pictures from the load-out from Aker’s manufacturing facility in Moss, Norway. Umbilical systems are full service connections used to transport data, power and liquids between oil and gas installations on the seafloor […]

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Zohr Plant

Eni to complete sixth Zohr gas treatment plant by end of month

Posted: February 25, 2019 at 10:42 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Italy’s Eni will complete the Zohr field’s sixth natural gas treatment plant at the end of the month, raising output to 2.3 bcf/d from 2.1 bcf/d currently, the domestic press reports. The Italian company has also completed drilling the tenth well, which has been gradually linked to treatment units that have begun operations, an Oil […]

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Rosneft

Zohr gas field offshore Egypt building to peak capacity – Rosneft

Posted: February 5, 2019 at 1:30 am   /   Oil & Gas

Gas produced from the deepwater Zohr field in the Egyptian sector of the Mediterranean Sea totaled 12.2 bcm last year, according to partner Rosneft. During the second half of the year, output increased almost fourfold compared with H1, when production amounted to 3.1 bcm. Over the course of 2018, the treatment capacity was increased in […]

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Zohr

Production from Zohr natural gas field expected to reach 3 bcf/d this year

Posted: January 3, 2019 at 2:18 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Output from the Zohr natural gas field is expected to reach 3 bcf/d this year, Oil Ministry spokesman Hamdy Abdel Aziz told Al Hayah Al Youm’s Lobna Assal. The development of Zohr and several other fields, including the Nooros and Atoll, helped Egypt achieve natural gas self-sufficiency and halt LNG imports last year, Abdel Aziz […]

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Saipem

Saipem lands $1.2 billion Zohr EPCI contract from Petrobel

Posted: December 20, 2018 at 6:18 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Saipem and Petrobel have negotiated an offshore contract addendum worth more than $1.2 billion for EPCI activities in relation to the “Ramp Up to Plateau” phase of the ‘supergiant’ Zohr field development project in the Mediterranean Sea off Egypt. The current addendum to the work includes the installation of a second 30-inch diameter gas export […]

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