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Genel Energy: Update on Tawke PSC Reserves and Resources

Genel Energy plc ('Genel') notes that DNO ASA, as operator of the Tawke PSC (Genel 25% working interest) , has today issued an update on the Tawke licence reserves and resources. T he Tawke licence contains the Tawke and Peshkabir fields. Gross oil reserves (MMboe) 1P 2P 3P 31 ...

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Posted 5 days agoPress > Genel EnergyTawkeReserves +4

OPEC Feb Crude Output 32.39 Mil b/d, Down 70,000 b/d From Jan: S&P Global Platts Survey


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Posted 14 days agoOpinion > OPECCrudeOutput +7

Gulf Keystone Petroleum: Operational & Corporate Update

Gulf Keystone, operator of the Shaikan Field in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq ("Kurdistan"), is today providing an operational and corporate update. This is in advance of the Company's full year results for the period ended 31 December 2017 which are expected to be announced on Wednesday 11 April 2 ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > Gulf Keystone PetroleumOperational UpdateKurdistan +2

Gas Plus Khalakan: Operations Update

Gas Plus Khalakan (“GPK”), the operator of the Shewashan oil field in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, is pleased to provide an end 2017 update on the operations and activity that has occurred on the Shewashan oil field. Oil Sales: Total payments received by GPK for oil sales now amount to $9.0 mi ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > Shewashan Oil FieldKurdistanIraq +3

Petrofac Secures US$160 Million Award From Basra Oil Company

Petrofac's Engineering & Production Services (EPS) division has secured an award worth US$160 million from Basra Oil Company (BOC), previously known as South Oil Company, for its Iraq Crude Oil Export Expansion Project (ICOEEP).  The new two-year extension reflects Petrofac's continued delivery foc ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > PetrofacBOCBasra Oil Company +4

KCA Deutag Secures Land Drilling Contracts for Five Rigs Worth $48m

Leading international drilling and engineering contractor KCA Deutag today announces that its land drilling operation has been awarded new contracts for five rigs with a combined contract value of $48 million. The first of those rigs, the T-72 has been awarded a nine month contract in Pakistan for ...

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Posted 4 months agoPress > KCA DEUTAGPakistanDrilling +3

DNO Flows Peshkabir-3 Well, Reports Strong Third Quarter Results

Oslo, 9 November 2017 - DNO ASA, the Norwegian oil and gas operator, today announced flow rates of more than 3,000 barrels of oil per day (bopd) from the first zone tested in the Peshkabir-3 well in the Kurdistan region of Iraq. Nine other oil zones and one gas zone have been identified for testin ...

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Posted 4 months agoPress > DNONorwayWell Update +4

The 5 Countries That Could Push Oil Prices Up

By Nick Cunningham for Oil prices appear to be stuck in the $50s per barrel, but that doesn't mean there aren't serious supply risks to the market. An unexpected disruption could occur at any moment, as has happened in the past, leading to a sudden and sharp jump in prices. Geopo ...

Oilprice Staff

Posted 4 months agoOpinion > oil priceIraqIran +4

September Unplanned Global Oil Supply Disruptions Fall to Lowest level Since January 2012

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Short-Term Energy Outlook , October 2017 Note: OPEC disruptions include crude oil only; non-OPEC disruptions include crude oil and other liquid fuels. Unplanned global supply disruptions fell to 1.6 million barrels per day (b/d) in September ...

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Posted 4 months agoOpinion > OPECEIAEnergy Information Administration EIA +6

Petrofac Awarded Iraq PMC From PetroChina

Petrofac has been awarded a contract, valued at around US$30 million, to undertake Project Management Consultancy (PMC) services for the Halfaya Contract Area (Halfaya) in southern Iraq. Working in support of PetroChina International Iraq FZE (PetroChina), as the lead operator of Halfaya, Petrofac ...

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Posted 5 months agoPress > PetrofacIraqPetroChina +3

Baghdad Asks World To Stop Buying Kurdish Oil

By Irina Slav for A day before an historic vote for independent Kurdistan, the central government of Iraq issued a statement calling on “neighboring countries and countries of the world” to stop buying crude oil directly from the Kurdistan Autonomous Region and only deal with Bagh ...

Oilprice Staff

Posted 5 months agoOpinion > BaghdadIraqKurdistan

A remarkable new book about Middle East oil

‘An excellent, readable introduction to the history and development of oil in the Middle East, following in the footsteps of Daniel Yergin's authoritative study, The Prize . It is a complicated story but Quentin Morton handles it well with engaging, insightful, and humorous details that bring the b ...

Michael Morton

Posted 6 months agoPress > Middle EastSaudi ArabiaIran +8

Nigeria and Libya could be forced to share OPEC output cuts as Saudi placates Iraq

A Saudi bid to shore up Iraqi support for a nine-month extension of an OPEC output deal could see Nigeria and Libya forced to share the burden of cuts. The two countries are currently exempt from self-imposed cuts agreed by the oil cartel as they restore capacity following domestic conflicts. Follo ...

Bayo Okoya - Delta Analytics Lagos

Posted 9 months agoOpinion > OPECSaudi ArabiaIraq +3

Restrata provides new security solution for firms in Basrah

A security system which brings together up-to-the-minute information on key security developments in Iraq and the implications for companies operating in the region will launch this month. Restrata's new web-based portal is set to go live and will serve as a platform to provide reporting and longer ...

Jamie MacDonald

Posted 11 months agoPress > restrataIraqBasrah

U.S. crude oil imports from Saudi Arabia and Iraq recently increased, but may decline soon

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Weekly Preliminary Crude Imports U.S. crude oil imports from Saudi Arabia and Iraq, two of the United States' main sources for imported crude oil, have risen since reaching relatively low points in 2014 and 2015 . On a combined basis, crude ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > Saudi ArabiaIraqCrude +1