Monday, 1st February 2021
The Egyptian Process Safety Management (PSM) Steering Committee today hosted a webinar sponsored by Methanex Egypt titled “Modernizing Process Safety Management: From Vision to Reality.” The webinar was led by the Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources H.E. Tarek El Molla. The speakers’ panel included the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC) CEO Abed Ezz El-Regal, the Egyptian Petrochemicals Holding Company (ECHEM) Chairman Saad Helal, Methanex Egypt Managing Director Mohamed Shindy, in addition to representatives of the Egyptian PSM Steering Committee and attended by over 570 executives of the petrochemicals and downstream oil and gas industry in Egypt.
Methanex Egypt, the Egyptian Process Safety Management Steering Committee Launch the First Egyptian PSM Website
Sunday, 24th January 2021
Methanex Egypt announced today the launch of the Egyptian Process Safety Management (PSM) Steering Committee’s website – www.PSMEgypt.com. The website is the result of the collaboration between the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources and Methanex Egypt following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in February 2020, enabling the creation of the Egyptian PSM Committee mandated to embed the culture of Process Safety Management (PSM) within the Egyptian oil, gas and petrochemicals sector, in alignment with the ministry’s Modernization Program and international best practices, guidelines and standards.
Tuesday, 19th January 2021
The Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, urged the Egyptian Petrochemicals Holding Company (ECHEM) to expand petrochemical projects to benefit from Egypt’s oil and natural gas resources.
Tuesday, 12th January 2021
Egypt will implement new projects to develop and raise the efficiency of national network of pipelines for transporting petroleum products and expanding network lines in an efficient and easy manner.
Tuesday, 15th September 2020
Saad Helal, the Chairman of Egyptian Petrochemicals Holding Company (ECHEM), stated that his company is rapidly working on implementing number of new projects of its national plan for the period of 2020/2035.
Monday, 14th September 2020
Ibrahim Kshanh, Energy Efficiency Manager at the Egyptian Petrochemicals Holding Company (ECHEM), was awarded the Japan International Cooperation Agency’s (JICA) Doctoral Program (Phd) scholarship on "Energy Policies"; triumphing over 15 candidates.
Sunday, 13th September 2020
Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resouces, called for the importance of developing the refining and manufacturing system to meet the needs of the local market of petroleum products taking into consideration the commitment to preserve the environment.
Sunday, 6th September 2020
The Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, issued a new round of transfers within the financial affairs' Vice Presidents (VPs) and Assistants in petroleum sector’s companies in his endeavor to support the sector with the necessary competencies.
Thursday, 3rd September 2020
The Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, stated that Wood Technology Company (WOTEC) is one of the most of its important petrochemical projects to achieve value-addition and economic revenue.
Thursday, 5th March 2020
The Egyptian Petrochemicals Holding Company (ECHEM) studies issuing instruments worth EGP1 billion in the aim to diversify its funding mechanisms to finance projects as well as its shares in the subsidiaries.