Studies on Egypt’s groundwater should be carried out before development: minister

Wed, 05 Apr 2023 - 09:53 GMT

Development based on groundwater should be put off until all technical studies have been carried out to determine development patterns commensurate with the potential of aquifers, the minister of irrigation said Wednesday.

Petroleum Ministry: Two new wells of Zohr gas field to start production within few months

Wed, 02 Feb 2022 - 12:02 GMT

Zohr gas Field is Egypt’s main contributor to gas supply and is the biggest gas field in the Mediterranean, with an estimated production of 30 trillion cubic feet.

Saving rain drops, Egypt dug more than 6K wells to collect water in four governorates

Fri, 28 Aug 2020 - 01:53 GMT

The wells are used for drinking, agriculture, and reclamation for Bedouins in remote areas.

Egypt adds 2 gas wells to production with production of 390 mcfg/day

Tue, 21 Apr 2020 - 06:23 GMT

The new well, "Zohr-17", has been placed in Zohr natural gas field in the Mediterranean Sea on production, after the completion of the drilling work for the southern region.

In pics: Two cemeteries uncovered in Tuna el Gebel

Sat, 02 Feb 2019 - 10:18 GMT

Minister of Antiquities Khaled Anany announced the discovery of two cemeteries that contain 5 wells, two of them for burial in Tuna el Gebel archaeological area in Minya governorate.

Additional well in Nawras field enters production with 180 mcfd

Sun, 27 May 2018 - 10:46 GMT

The operation of a new well comes as part of efforts to develop new finds and put them on the production map to increase local output of petroleum and natural gas.

Consortium to build natural gas processing plant in Egypt’s Western Desert

Sun, 13 May 2018 - 12:28 GMT

A consortium including Italy’s Eni, Russia's Lukoil and the EGPC is set to establish a natural gas processing plant in Egypt’s Western Desert.

Egypt Kuwait Holding to drill 5 wells with $110M

Tue, 27 Feb 2018 - 11:51 GMT

Egypt Kuwait Holding finished drilling wells number 4 and 5 in Taw field, noting that the preliminary results for drilling these wells are positive.

GPC to drill 18 wells, produce 64k barrels of crude in 2108/19

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 - 12:07 GMT

The Petroleum Ministry-affiliated General Petroleum Company (GPC) plans to drill five discovery wells and 13 development wells in 2018/19.

Ganope plans to drill 16 wells this fiscal year

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 - 02:20 GMT

The company also plans to increase its daily production to 22,500 barrels of oil per day.

Six gas projects worth $2B were completed in FY 2016/17

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 11:53 GMT

Over the previous fiscal year, four gas discoveries were announced in the Mediterranean and Nile Delta regions.

2018 gas self-sufficiency plan ongoing: El-Molla

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 - 12:28 GMT

Petroleum Ministry, Tarek El-Molla affirmed to President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi that his ministry is seriously working on the 2018 self- sufficiency plan