mediterranean sea

  • Egypt to Launch Oil, Gas Bid Round for 24 blocks

    Egypt to Launch Oil, Gas Bid Round for 24 blocks

    Sunday, 21st February 2021

    Egypt announced the start of a bid round for oil and gas exploration in 24 blocks, according to Reuters.

  • El Molla: New Mediterranean Sea Bid Round on the Horizon

    El Molla: New Mediterranean Sea Bid Round on the Horizon

    Thursday, 13th August 2020

    The Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla commented on the Egypt-Greece maritime demarcation agreement saying that it could lead to more opportunities for exploration and production (E&P) bid rounds in the Mediterranean.

  • Eni Announces New Gas Discovery in the Mediterranean Offshore Egypt

    Eni Announces New Gas Discovery in the Mediterranean Offshore Egypt

    Wednesday, 1st July 2020

    Eni announced the discovery of a single 152 meters thick gas column within the Messinian age sandstones of the Abu Madi formation in the Mediterranean Sea offshore Egypt.

  • Eni, Sonatrach Ink Long-Term Gas MoU

    Eni, Sonatrach Ink Long-Term Gas MoU

    Sunday, 28th April 2019

    Eni and Sonatrach signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to renew the gas supply contract.

  • Turkish Oil Ship Drills in Mediterranean

    Turkish Oil Ship Drills in Mediterranean

    Thursday, 1st November 2018

    A Turkish Oil Ship has started to drill for oil and gas in the Mediterranean Sea on October 31, sparking fears over potential disputes with neighbors Cyprus and Greece over jurisdiction.

  • Turkey to Begin Mediterranean Drilling

    Turkey to Begin Mediterranean Drilling

    Tuesday, 19th December 2017

    Turkey plans to begin exploratory drilling for oil and natural gas in the Mediterranean Sea early next year.

  • Israel, Turkey to Supply Gas to Europe

    Israel, Turkey to Supply Gas to Europe

    Sunday, 16th October 2016
    Tel Aviv and Ankara have agreed to start intergovernmental consultations on the construction of a pipeline in the Mediterranean Sea to supply Israeli gas to Europe via Turkey.
  • EGAS Completes Drilling 4th Well in Zohr Field

    EGAS Completes Drilling 4th Well in Zohr Field

    Tuesday, 12th July 2016
    The Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) Chairman, Mohamed El Masry, has announced that his company has completed drilling the fourth well in Zohr natural gas field, in the Mediterranean Sea.
  • Saipem Wins EPCI Contract to Develop Zohr

    Saipem Wins EPCI Contract to Develop Zohr

    Thursday, 7th July 2016
    Italy’s offshore contractor Saipem has won an engineering, procurement, construction, and installation (EPCI) contract in the Zohr gas field in the Mediterranean Sea. The contract, that is worth more than $1.77b, states that the operations will begin in July 2016 and are set to be completed by the end of 2017.
  • Eni Flows Gas at Zohr 2X Appraisal Well

    Eni Flows Gas at Zohr 2X Appraisal Well

    Sunday, 13th March 2016
    Italy-based Eni has announced that its Zohr 2X appraisal well in the Shorouk block offshore Egypt has delivered up to 44mscf/d of gas during production tests.