Deepwater Oil Drilling: Middle East

Aramco investigates AUVs for seismic acquisition

Saudi Aramco has outlined highlights of its offshore exploration and development activities during 2014.

DEA reduces share of offshore Egypt gas project

DEA Deutsche Erdoel has farmed down its stake in the $12-billion West Nile Delta gas project in the Egyptian sector of the Mediterranean Sea to operator BP.

Israeli utility commits to more gas from Tamar

Delek Group says the partners in the Tamar gas field offshore Israel will increase supplies to Israel Electric Corp.

Gas schemes, field expansion dominate Middle East offshore construction

Despite the conflicts erupting in parts of the Middle East, offshore activity remains strong throughout the region, with various major ongoing or new development programs.

Israeli utility opts for increased gas supplies from Tamar

Israel Electric Corp. has decided to partly exercise an option to increase gas supplies from the deepwater Tamar gas development.

Terms confirmed for Tamar gas exports to Egypt

Delek Group says the partners in the Tamar project offshore Israel have signed a contract to export natural gas to Dolphinus Holdings.

BP reports second major gas find in deepwater permit offshore Egypt

BP Egypt has discovered gas in the deepwater Atoll structure in the North Damietta Offshore concession in the East Nile Delta.

BP sanctions $12-billion gas development offshore Egypt

BP has signed the final agreements for the $12-billion West Nile Delta (WND) project.

Winter demand drives increase in gas output from Tamar field

Gas sales from the deepwater Tamar field offshore Israel exceeded 1 bcf/d (28 MMcm/d) at various times early this year, according to operator Noble Energy.

More deepwater WDDM wells go onstream offshore Egypt

BG Group’s Egyptian oil and gas production increased to 68,000 boe/d during 4Q 2014, up from the previous two quarters.


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