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All rights reserved.en-us60http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/frame/GulfOil.gifgulfoilandgas.comhttp://www.gulfoilandgas.com/Sun, 15 Jul 2018 23:11:55 GMTAxens’ APC to Optimize SATORP Aromatics Complex PerformanceWed, 11 Jul 2018 00:00:00 GMTSATORP (Saudi Aramco Total Refining and Petrochemicals Company) has selected Axens to evaluate, develop, and implement an Advanced Process Control (APC) system for its aromatics complex ParamaX® produ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65952&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meWeatherford To Sells Drilling Rigs in Middle East, AlgeriaWed, 11 Jul 2018 00:00:00 GMTA subsidiary of Weatherford International plc has signed a definitive agreement with ADES International Holding Ltd. for the sale of Weatherford's land drilling rig operations in Algeria, Kuwait and S...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65951&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meIraq Extends Bid Deadline for Kut Oil Refinery ProjectTue, 10 Jul 2018 00:00:00 GMTIraq has extended the deadline for foreign companies and investors to bid for a project to build a 100,000 barrel-per-day refinery in Kut province, the oil ministry said. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65956&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meADNOC Aims to Deepen Investment and Partnership with ChinaMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 GMTHis Excellency Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, UAE Minister of State and Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) Group CEO, held a series of meetings with Chinese oil, gas, refining and petrochemical indust...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65928&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meIsraeli Court Dismisses Petition Against Karish-Tanin DevelopmentThu, 05 Jul 2018 00:00:00 GMTEnergean Oil and Gas plc (ENOG), the independent oil and gas exploration and production company focused on the Eastern Mediterranean, announces that on 3 July 2018 the Israeli Supreme Court, sitting a...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65871&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meSaudi Aramco Rrebalances its Asia Crude Oil BenchmarkWed, 04 Jul 2018 00:00:00 GMTSaudi Aramco announced that it is adjusting its Asia crude oil pricing marker in an effort to increase the overall reliability of its crude oil pricing. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65898&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meSaudi Cabinet Says Kingdom Ready to Use Spare Oil Capacity as NeededTue, 03 Jul 2018 00:00:00 GMTSaudi Arabia’s cabinet affirmed the kingdom’s readiness to deploy its spare oil production capacity to maintain market balance and stability, a statement carried by state news agency SPA said. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65896&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meKBR Awarded Contract to Revamp Haifa Chemicals Nitric Acid Plant in IsraelTue, 03 Jul 2018 00:00:00 GMTKBR, Inc. (KBR) has been awarded a nitric acid plant revamp contract by Haifa Chemicals Ltd for its plant in Mishor-Rotem, Israel. Under the terms of the contract, KBR subsidiary Weatherly, Inc. will...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65880&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meShelf Drilling Enters Agreement to Purchase Ocean Scepter Jack-Up RigMon, 02 Jul 2018 00:00:00 GMTShelf Drilling has entered into a definitive agreement with subsidiaries of Diamond Offshore to purchase the Ocean Scepter jack-up drilling rig. The total cost for the rig (including the purchase pric...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65824&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meAl Yasat Awarded EPC Contract for Bu Haseer Field to NPCCMon, 02 Jul 2018 00:00:00 GMTAl Yasat Company for Petroleum Operations (Al Yasat), a subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) has awarded the Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) contract, for the full ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65821&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meThird Renewal of General Engineering Service with KJO, More than 20 yearsMon, 02 Jul 2018 00:00:00 GMTToyo Engineering Corporation agreed the third renewal of General Engineering Services Agreement (GESA) original contract valid in 2002 with Al-Khafji Joint Operations (KJO) who operates Khafji and Hou...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65818&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meAramco, NOV Sign JV Agreement to Provide High-specification Drilling RigsThu, 28 Jun 2018 00:00:00 GMTSaudi Aramco signed a shareholder agreement with National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV) to form a joint venture partnership to establish an integrated world-class on-shore rig and equipment manufacturing ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65897&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_mePetrofac Wins Iraq Contracts Worth $110MWed, 27 Jun 2018 00:00:00 GMTPetrofac has secured a new award and a number of contract extensions, with a combined value of more than US$110 million, for construction management, engineering, commissioning and start-up services f...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65791&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meSaudi Aramco CEO Says has 2 million barrels per day of Spare CapacityMon, 25 Jun 2018 00:00:00 GMTOil giant Saudi Aramco has spare capacity of 2 million barrels per day (bpd) and can meet additional oil demand in case of any interruption in supplies, the company head said on Monday, days after OPE...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65778&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meKBR Awarded PMC Services Contract for Oman LNG’s Power Plant ProjectMon, 25 Jun 2018 00:00:00 GMTKBR, Inc. has been awarded a Project Management Consultancy (PMC) Services contract by Oman Liquefied Natural Gas L.L.C. (Oman LNG) for a new 120 MW gas engine power plant which is aimed to reduce fue...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65765&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meEnergean to Drill Karish North Exploration WellMon, 25 Jun 2018 00:00:00 GMTEnergean Oil and Gas plc, the independent oil and gas exploration and production company focused on the Eastern Mediterranean, is pleased to announce that the Board has made the decision to drill an e...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65742&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meNew Investment Models Needed to Boost MENA Oil, Gas CompetitivenessSat, 23 Jun 2018 00:00:00 GMTNew investment models will encourage optimal development in the oil and gas sector, Majid Jafar, CEO of Crescent Petroleum told OPEC ministers and industry leaders at the OPEC Seminar in Vienna last J...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65744&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meGulf Keystone Announces Operational & Corporate updateFri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 GMTGulf Keystone, operator of the Shaikan Field in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, provides an operational and corporate update. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65721&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meFluor Announces Arrival of First Modules for KIPIC Al-Zour Refinery ProjectThu, 21 Jun 2018 00:00:00 GMTFluor Corporation announced that the first modules for the Kuwait Integrated Petroleum Industries Company (KIPIC) Al-Zour project have arrived in Kuwait. Fluor is working with its joint venture partne...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65722&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meIraq, Exxon Talks on Water Treatment Project EndWed, 20 Jun 2018 00:00:00 GMTIraq is no longer in talks with Exxon Mobil Corp for the oil major to build a giant water treatment facility vital for the OPEC member to grow its oil production capacity, the director general of the ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65747&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_me