rigs

  • Centamin Awards Capital Drilling New Contract, Extends Another

    Centamin Awards Capital Drilling New Contract, Extends Another

    Thursday, 3rd December 2020

    Centamin awarded Capital Drilling (Egypt) LLC with a conditional open-pit waste mining services contract for the East wall in addition to expanding and extending its existing drilling contract at Sukari gold mine.

  • EDC Becomes 100% Egyptian

    EDC Becomes 100% Egyptian

    Tuesday, 2nd April 2019

    EDC expanded its scope of work, currently owning 40 onshore drilling rigs, four offshore rigs, 21 wells maintenance rigs, two lifting units, and one offshore device.

  • ADES Acquires Onshore Contracts in Algeria

    ADES Acquires Onshore Contracts in Algeria

    Sunday, 3rd March 2019

    ADES International completed acquiring four onshore rigs contracts from Weatherford in Algeria.

  • ADES Renews Saudi Rigs Contracts

    ADES Renews Saudi Rigs Contracts

    Tuesday, 26th February 2019

    The contracts’ renewal term for all six rigs start during February 2019 as existing contracts expire.

  • Lamprell Awarded Two Jack-up Rigs Contract

    Lamprell Awarded Two Jack-up Rigs Contract

    Monday, 31st December 2018

    UAE’s Lamprell was awarded a contract from International Maritime Industries (IMI) for constructing two jack-up drilling units.

  • Rowan Wins Saudi Aramco Rig Tenders

    Rowan Wins Saudi Aramco Rig Tenders

    Wednesday, 1st August 2018

    Rowan Companies jack-up rigs joint-venture ARO Drilling has been awarded six three-year contracts by Saudi Aramco for Rowan rigs.

  • Saudi Aramco Operates 220 Rigs Despite Oil Prices

    Saudi Aramco Operates 220 Rigs Despite Oil Prices

    Tuesday, 24th January 2017
    Oil and gas company Saudi Aramco said it is currently operating about 220 drilling rigs as it sees continued investment in capacity.
  • Aramco, Nabros Formed Drilling Partnership

    Aramco, Nabros Formed Drilling Partnership

    Tuesday, 1st November 2016
    Saudi Aramco signed an agreement to form a new joint venture (JV) in Saudi Arabia to manage and operate onshore drilling rigs with the Anglo Energy company, Nabors.
  • US Shale Oil Producers Restart Rigs

    US Shale Oil Producers Restart Rigs

    Tuesday, 7th June 2016
    Rigs targeting crude in the US rose by 9 to 325 in the last week of May and demand come closer into balance, Baker Hughes said adding that explorers have idled more than 1,000 oil rigs since the start of last year.
  • Oil and Water Ministries to Cooperate on Minya Irrigation Project

    Oil and Water Ministries to Cooperate on Minya Irrigation Project

    Tuesday, 3rd November 2015
    The Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources has signed a protocol with the Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation to cooperate on drilling 500 wells in the area of West Minya, to access underground water for irrigation, Ahmed Anwar, Chairman of Sino Tharwa, told Egypt Oil and Gas.