International Marine Contractors Association annual seminar opens in Abu DhabiOct 27, 2015
Over 325 marine contracting specialists and their oil company clients from 30 countries are in Abu Dhabi this week for the International Marine Contractors Association
Energean appoints new Country General Manager in EgyptOct 26, 2015
Energean Oil & Gas has appointed Dr. Medhat Tarakhan as Country General Manager in Egypt. Mr. Tarakhan is a seasoned reservoir characterization specialist and an AAPG Certified Professional
Genel Energy provides trading and operations updateOct 21, 2015
Genel Energy plc issues the following trading and operations update. Murat Özgül, Chief Executive of Genel, said,'The third quarter of 2015 has been a turning point for Genel.
Gulf Keystone Petroleum receives two payments in two monthsOct 16, 2015
Gulf Keystone Petroleum (GKP) gets much-needed revenues and a second payment starts to give Kurdistan companies (and investors) a taste that these payments
Nostra Terra and Independent Resources complete acquisition of East Ghazalat interestOct 16, 2015
Nostra Terra, in a newly-formed joint venture with Independent Resources plc, has completed the acquisition of the 50 per cent. interest in the East Ghazalat concession
Genel Energy announces retirement of Company PresidentOct 15, 2015
Genel Energy says that Mehmet Sepil, President, has retired from the Company with immediate effect.
Mehmet Sepil founded Genel Energy and was CEO from 2002 until the merger with
Fluor Corporation awarded Kuwait's Al-Zour contractsOct 14, 2015
Fluor Corporation says that its joint venture team was selected by Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) as the preferred bidder for two engineering
Eni awarded two new exploration licenses in the Egyptian offshore of the Mediterranean SeaOct 14, 2015
Eni has been awarded with two new exploration licenses located in the Egyptian offshore of the Mediterranean Sea, North El Hammad and North Ras El Esh,
OPITO urges industry not to compromise on safety at sub $50 OilOct 13, 2015
A global oil and gas skills and training body called on the industry not to cut corners on safety training and competence in the face of a much lower oil price.
AlMansoori scoops prestigious Oil and Gas Middle East awardOct 13, 2015
AlMansoori Specialized Engineering has scooped the HSE Initiative of the Year award at the prestigious Oil and Gas Middle East awards. The announcement
Lamprell appoint new Chief Operating OfficerOct 13, 2015
Lamprell announces the following change to the senior management of the Company. Mr Niall O'Connell has been promoted to the role of Chief Operating
Genie Energy confirms significant hydrocarbon discovery in IsraelOct 12, 2015
Genie Energy says that, consistent with its prior public statements and disclosures, preliminary evidence from the exploratory wells drilled by its Afek subsidiary
DSL MENA expands Middle East operations with new facilityOct 12, 2015
DSL MENA expands operation capability with a new facility in Hamriyah UAE, with quayside access providing direct access to the Arabian Gulf.
McDermott International wins EPCI project for four jackets Offshore QatarOct 12, 2015
McDermott International, Inc. has been awarded a sizeable brownfield project by Qatar Petroleum for the engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) of four wellhead jackets.
Installation of two jackets in the Bul-Hanine field offshore east of Doha has been scheduled to be completed by December 2016 with the remaining two scheduled for completion in July 2017. The total weight of all four structures combined is 3,495 tons.
Circle Oil makes new board appointmentOct 9, 2015
Circle Oil has appointed Mark Eric Williams (42) to the Board of Directors as the nominee of KGL Investment Group, following the resignation of Mohamad Sultan.
International Petroleum Technology Conference in DohaOct 8, 2015
This year’s IPTC will include two CEO Plenary Sessions and five Panel Sessions, addressing the most significant trends, challenges and opportunities
Marsol International takes charge with Rhino CraftOct 7, 2015
Marsol International Ltd, has introduced Rhino Craft, a multi-purpose workboat tailored to meet the requirements of specific customers and challenging sites.
Independent Resources and Nostra Terra to acquire producing assets in EgyptOct 7, 2015
On 21 September 2015 IRG announced the intention to establish a strategic joint venture company owned 50-50 with Nostra Terra Oil & Gas Company
Intertek wins third party technical inspection contract from South Oil CompanyOct 7, 2015
Intertek has won a third party inspection procurement contract for the South Oil Company in Iraq, a national Iraqi company responsible for all the oil and
Top industry names join the line-up for AVEVA World Summit 2015Oct 6, 2015
AVEVA announced exciting additions to the AVEVA World Summit 2015 agenda. This year’s global event is being held in Dubai, UAE from 20-22 October.
Petsec completes acquisition of participating interests in Block 7, YemenOct 1, 2015
Petsec Energy has completed the acquisition of both the Mitsui E&P Middle East B.V. (8.5%) and AWE Limited (21.25%) Participating Interests
Ferguson launches offshore tank fleet at ESNAAD open daySep 29, 2015
Ferguson has expanded its Abu Dhabi and Dubai product range to include a large fleet of chemical tanks. Members of the team will be
Rockhopper announces pre-emption of proposed acquisition in EgyptSep 29, 2015
Rockhopper Exploration plc provides the following update in relation to the proposed acquisition of production and exploration assets
Tethys Oil reports successful exploration well onshore LithuaniaSep 24, 2015
The drilling of the Tidikas-1 exploration well on the Raseiniai licence onshore Lithuania has been successfully completed. The well encountered