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  • 18 December 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Italian energy giant Eni has reportedly started production from the Mediterranean’s largest gas discovery – the Zohr. Egypt’s petroleum minister Tareq Al-Mulla announced the start of experimental operation to pump gas from the offshore wells to new plant in Port Said. With an initial production of 350 million cubic feet per day, gas from Zohr will […]

  • 31 August 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Italy’s Eni has made a super-giant gas discovery at its Zohr Prospect, in the deep waters of Egypt. The discovery well Zohr 1X NFW is located in the economic waters of Egypt’s Offshore Mediterranean, in 4,757 feet of water depth (1,450 metres), in the Shorouk Block. According to the well and seismic information available, the discovery […]

  • 1 September 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Italian energy firm Eni is making progress with the development of its giant Zohr gas field in the Mediterranean Sea, offshore Egypt. The company on Thursday said that Zohr 5x, the fifth well on Zohr structure, was drilled to the final TD of 14,271 ft (4,350 m). The Zohr 5x well is located in 1,538 […]

  • 31 August 2015

    Eni of Italy said it has made a “supergiant” gas discovery at its Zohr Prospect, in the deep waters of Egypt. The discovery well Zohr 1X NFW is located in the economic waters of Egypt’s offshore Mediterranean, in 4,757 feet of water depth (1,450 metres), in the Shorouk Block, signed in January 2014 with the […]

  • 1 September 2016

    Eni of Italy informed the Zohr 5x well, the fifth well in the Zohr natural gas structure has been drilled to the final depth of 4,350 meters.

  • 21 August 2019

    Egypt expects to boost production from the giant Zohr offshore field in the Mediterranean to 3.2 bcfd by the end of the year

  • 26 February 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Italian oil company Eni has completed the drilling of the Zohr 2X well, first appraisal well of Zohr discovery, in the Shorouk block, offshore Egypt. The well, drilled in the Shorouk block where Eni, through IEOC, holds a 100% share, is located 1.5 kilometers southeast from Zohr 1X and down-dip of it, on the flank of […]

  • 22 February 2016
    Operations & Maintenance

    The Egyptian Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources has approved that the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) grants Eni the Zohr Development Lease, which allows for the development of the gas field located in the Shorouk Concession, offshore Egypt. The development plan envisages the start of production by the end of 2017, just two […]

  • 22 February 2016

    The Egyptian Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources has approved that the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) grants Eni the Zohr Development Lease, which allows for the development of the gas field, located in the Shorouk Concession, offshore Egypt. The development plan envisages the start of production by the end of 2017, just two […]

  • 1 August 2017

    The Egyptian Prime Minister Sherif Ismail met on Tuesday with Eni’s CEO Claudio Descalzi to discuss Eni’s giant offshore gas project – Zohr. According to Eni, the two focused on the future of the Zohr “mega field” and the positive impact it will have on the national energy economy, with CEO Claudio Descalzi outlining the progress […]

  • 1 September 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Eni has informed that Zohr 5x, the fifth well on Zohr structure, has been drilled to the final TD of 4,350 meters. The Zohr 5x well is located in 1,538 meters of water depth and 12 kilometersm south west from the discovery well Zohr 1x. The well proved the presence of a carbonatic reservoir and […]

  • 6 June 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Aker Solutions said it has secured a contract to deliver its “longest-ever” umbilicals system at the Zohr offshore gas field in the Egyptian part of the Mediterranean Sea. The agreement with Petrobel, a joint venture between the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC) and Eni, is worth more than NOK 1 billion ($122m). Petrobel is responsible for […]

  • 7 July 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Italian oilfield contractor Saipem has won new contracts worth more than 1.5 billion euros, or 1.66 billion in U.S. dollars. The contracts, for offshore engineering and construction services, include work on the development of the supergiant gas discovery Zohr in Egypt. Namely, the company has been awarded an Engineering, Procurement, Construction & Installation (EPCI) contract for the […]

  • 20 December 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Italian oil and gas company Eni has produced first gas from the supergiant Zohr field, less than two and a half years since the discovery. The discovery, which is located in the Shorouk Block, offshore Egypt approximately 190 km north of Port Said, has a potential in excess of 30 Tcf of gas in place […]

  • 11 January 2017

    Driven by the success of Eni’s major Zohr field gas discovery offshore Egypt in 2015, companies are rethinking the Eastern Mediterranean region’s gas potential, according to a new analysis from IHS Markit, an information and analytics group. Total’s announcement that it will drill a 2017 exploration well in its deepwater Block 11 located offshore Cyprus indicates […]

  • 19 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    The President of the Republic of Egypt Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi, and Eni’s Chief Executive Officer Claudio Descalzi, confirmed the joint commitment to accelerate the production start-up of the Zohr field offshore Egypt. The two met on Sunday in Cairo to discuss Eni’s activities in the country, with the main focus on Eni’s recent giant gas […]

  • 2 August 2017

    CEO of Italy’s Eni met with the Egyptian prime minister Sharif Ismail in Cairo discussing the future of the Zohr gas field and its impacts on the national energy economy. 

  • 20 June 2018

    Eni has finalized a 10% stake sale in the Shorouk concession to Mubadala Petroleum, a subsidiary of Mubadala Investment Company.

  • 25 November 2016

    British oil and gas company BP has acquired a share in the giant Zohr gas discovery offshore Egypt from Eni, an oil and gas company based in Italy. BP on Friday said the acquisition of a 10% interest in the Shorouk concession offshore Egypt, which contains the super-giant Zohr gas field, would cost it $375 […]

  • 27 April 2018

    Italian energy giant Eni has brought up the second production unit (T-1) at its Zohr gas field in the Mediterranean Sea offshore Egypt. This will increase installed capacity by 400 MMScfd, just 4 months after the field’s start-up, Eni said on Thursday. Zohr now has a capacity of 800 MMscfd, equivalent to 150,000 boe per day. […]

  • 22 February 2016

    Italy’s Eni said on Sunday it has completed the authorization process for the development of the giant Zohr natural gas field, offshore Egypt. The Egyptian Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources has approved that the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) grants Eni the Zohr development lease, which, following the contractual framework definition, allows for the […]

  • 4 September 2015

    Eni’s recent giant gas discovery at its Zohr prospect has an enormous importance for Egypt, Wood Mackenzie says.