Gulfoilandgas.com Middle East Newshttp://www.gulfoilandgas.com/Gulfoilandgas.com NewsCopyright 2017. All rights reserved.en-us60http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/frame/GulfOil.gifgulfoilandgas.comhttp://www.gulfoilandgas.com/Fri, 28 Apr 2017 01:07:34 GMTOman Oil Company Exploration & Production Signs Deal with ShellWed, 26 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTOman Oil Company Exploration and Production (OOCEP) and Shell Exploration have signed a Heads of Agreement (HoA) to collaborate on Oman Block 42. Under the agreement, an initial aerial study will be c...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58860&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meIraq Begins Final Expansion Phase at Halfaya Oil FieldTue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTIraq has launched the third and final phase of work to expand its southern Halfaya oil field, aiming to double its output capacity in 2018 to 400,000 barrels per day, a state-run oil company said. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58843&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_mePetrofac Enhances Iraq Presence with $70M in New ContractsTue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTPetrofac has secured a series of contract awards worth more than US$70 million for engineering, operations and maintenance services in Iraq. Petrofac’s Engineering and Production Services’ (EPS) East ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58832&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meIraq Announces New Investment Refinery in Basrah / FawMon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe ministry of oil would like to announce for a new investment opportunity to build an investment refinery in Basra – Faw with a capacity of 300 thousand barrels / day. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58855&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meMiddle East Oil Supply - April 2017Mon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe main non-OPEC oil producers in the Middle East – Oman, Bahrain, Syria and Yemen – are estimated to have produced 1.28 mb/d in 2016, unchanged from the last MOMR. Preliminary data analysis indicate...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58802&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_mePetronas in Deals to Boost Cooperation with Saudi ArabiaSun, 23 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTMALAYSIA’s leading oil and gas giant, Petronas, recently sealed multiple agreements with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The company inked an agreement with Saudi Arabia’s Unified Lubricants Company (ULC...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58762&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meGas Commitment to Determine $2.3b Duqm Methanol ProjectSat, 22 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT A proposal to set up a $2.3 billion-greenfield methanol project by Mingyuan Holdings Group Co. Ltd in Duqm will depend on the Sultanate’s commitment to supply natural gas as feedstock. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58795&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meOrpic’s Muscat Sohar Product Pipeline Achieves Major Safety MilestoneSat, 22 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTMuscat-Sohar Pipeline project (MSPP) has achieved an important safety milestone by recording 10 million human hours without Lost Time Injury (LTI). This project is one of the most important strategic ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58792&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meSiemens Expands Open Cycle Power Plant in Kuwait with Steam TurbineWed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTSiemens has received an order to deliver an industrial steam turbine package to expand the Az Zour South 3 open cycle gas turbine power plant to a combined cycle power plant. The plant is located in K...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58753&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meUAE'S TAQA might Sell Some North American Oil & Gas AssetsWed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTAbu Dhabi National Energy Company (TAQA) might sell some of its oil and gas interests in North America to raise capital for its core business, its chief operating officer told Reuters. The loss-making...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58734&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meGE to Supply Power Generation Equipment for Sabiya Power Plant in KuwaitTue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTGE will supply a steam turbine generator set and two heat recovery steam generators (HRSG), along with associated engineering and other services for the Kuwaiti Ministry of Electricity’s Sabiya Power ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58746&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meDNO Investment in Oman Block 8 Tops $100 millionTue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTNorwegian oil and gas firm DNO has ploughed in excess of $100 million in Block 8 since it acquired operatorship of the concession offshore Oman’s Musandam peninsula in 2012 — a figure set to rise as t...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58726&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meAmec Foster Wheeler Wins Contract with China’s GPEC for Oil Shale Fired CFB BoilersTue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTAmec Foster Wheeler has been awarded a new contract by China Energy Engineering Group Guangdong Power Engineering Co., Ltd. (“GPEC”), for the design and supply of two circulating fluidized-bed (CFB) s...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58724&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meIraq Plans Three Gas Processing Plants to Reduce FlaringTue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTMr. Jabbar Ali Hussein Al-Luiebi the minister of oil confirmed that the priority of the ministry is to make the appropriate plans to invest the associated gas with the oil operations in Iraq and stop ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58690&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meSaudi Arabia Pushes ahead with Renewable Drive to Diversify Energy MixMon, 17 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTSaudi Arabia aims to produce 10 percent of its power from renewable sources in the next six years as it pushes ahead with a multi-billion-dollar plan to diversify its energy mix and free up more crude...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58713&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meBahrain National Gas Expansion Co Raises $515 mln LoanMon, 17 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTBahrain National Gas Expansion Co, a subsidiary of the country's National Oil and Gas Authority, signed a $515 million syndicated loan that will back part of the expansion of its gas processing facili...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58698&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meIraq Completes Repairs at Basra Oil Jetty, Loading Operations ResumeMon, 17 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTRepair work at a Basra oil jetty damaged by a tanker collision last month were completed, two officials at state-run South Oil Company told Reuters. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58689&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meGPIC, GE Oil & Gas Sign Long-term Bilateral DealSun, 16 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (GPIC) has signed a long-term bilateral agreement with GE Oil & Gas to enhance efficiency its major plant operations and support and supervise periodic mainte...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58751&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meThe Maritime Standard Tanker Conference 2017 - Date & Location ConfirmedSun, 16 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTA high level group of expert speakers and panelists is being assembled by The Maritime Standard, and will include representatives from leading tanker owners and managers, port operators, trade organis...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58720&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_meYokogawa Wins Kuwait Desalination Plant Control System OrderThu, 13 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTYokogawa Electric Corporation announces that its subsidiary, Yokogawa Electric Korea, has received an order from Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co., Ltd., a major South Korean plant constructi...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58749&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_me