WEPCO

  • El Molla: Al-Hamra Port to Increase Capacity to 2.6 mmbbl

    El Molla: Al-Hamra Port to Increase Capacity to 2.6 mmbbl

    Sunday, 7th February 2021

    The Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, stated that Al-Hamra port in the Mediterranean region will increase its oil production from 1.5 to 2.6 million barrels (mmbbl), which represent 73.3% to transform Egypt into a regional hub for oil and gas.

  • WEPCO, Petrosafe Conduct Oil Spill Response Drill

    WEPCO, Petrosafe Conduct Oil Spill Response Drill

    Sunday, 1st November 2020

    Western Desert Operating Petroleum Company (WEPCO) and Petrosafe have come together to combat marine petroleum pollution in Al-Hamra Petroleum Port in the Mediterranean.

  • Bapetco Exceeds Production Plans by 11%

    Bapetco Exceeds Production Plans by 11%

    Thursday, 3rd September 2020

    Badr El-Din Petroleum Company’s (Bapetco) Badr 1 production recorded 1.15 million barrels of oil (mmbbl) in the fiscal year (FY) 2019/20, an 11% increase from initial plans.

  • Madbouli Inaugurates Crude Pipeline at Al Hamra Port Worth $100 MM

    Madbouli Inaugurates Crude Pipeline at Al Hamra Port Worth $100 MM

    Sunday, 23rd August 2020

    The Prime Minister, Mostafa Madbouly, had opened an eight-kilometer new crude oil pipeline at Al Hamra petroleum port in Al Alamein worth $100 million.

  • WEPCO Prepares Linking Two Wells Worth $12 MM

    WEPCO Prepares Linking Two Wells Worth $12 MM

    Tuesday, 14th July 2020

    Ibrahim Massoud, Chairman and Managing Director Western Desert Operating Petroleum Company (WEPCO), has visited the site of (Badr-1) following up the drilling operations and maintenance to link two developmental wells to the production line at a cost of $12 million.

  • WEPCO Launches Newest ERP Application

    WEPCO Launches Newest ERP Application

    Sunday, 21st June 2020

    The Western Desert Operating Petroleum Company (WEPCO) has launched the newest enterprise resource planning (ERP) application produced by SAP.

  • WEPCO, Enppi, Petrojet Sign a $64 MM Deal

    WEPCO, Enppi, Petrojet Sign a $64 MM Deal

    Sunday, 14th June 2020

    Western Desert Operating Petroleum Company (WEPCO) has inked a deal with the Engineering for the Petroleum and Process Industries (Enppi) and Petrojet to establish two crude oil warehouses at Al-Hamra Petroleum Port with investments worth $64 million.

  • Wepco Awarded QHSE Certifications from ISO Committee

    Wepco Awarded QHSE Certifications from ISO Committee

    Thursday, 4th June 2020

    Western Desert Operating Petroleum Company (Wepco) has succeeded in obtaining quality, health, safety and environment (QHSE) certifications of different management systems from ISO committee.

  • Petroleum Ministry Issues Reassignments of Petroleum Firms’ Heads

    Petroleum Ministry Issues Reassignments of Petroleum Firms’ Heads

    Sunday, 13th October 2019

    The Egyptian Ministry of Petroleum issued the reassignments for the heads of companies belonging to the petroleum sector, aiming to support the petroleum sites with the necessary leadership and competencies to achieve future goals as well as exchange experiences.

  • Obituary: Dr. Eng. Hamdy El Banbi Passed Away

    Obituary: Dr. Eng. Hamdy El Banbi Passed Away

    Thursday, 11th August 2016
    Egypt Oil&Gas is saddened to announce that Dr. Eng. Hamdy El Banbi, Egypt's former Oil Minister, passed away at the age of 81.