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Sirte Oil Company resumes Gas Field Development

Sirte Oil Company (SOC), responsible for the exploration and production of oil and gas, has resumed development drilling activity in the Sahl field at well No. O23-6, following a four-year hiatus as a result of the local security situation during this period. SOC deployed the ‘APHRON’ drilling technique on this well, under the supervision of […]

Intelligent Control Equipment increases Production at El-Bouri

The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has announced the successful drilling of a development well at the El-Bouri field, utilising Intelligent Control Equipment Technology at the bottom of the well. Oil well B4-52 of Mellitah Oil and Gas Co‘s marine platform No. 4 commenced production on September 25, 2018, with a production capacity of 1850 barrels […]

AGOCO revives 16-year-old Well

The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has congratulated the Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) for reviving an oil well that has stood abandoned for 16 years. Agoco’s General Department of Production used the latest drilling techniques and Geo-Sphere mapping technology on this project developed by Schlumberger. Thanks to the efforts and dedication of the engineers, and […]

New Oil Tenders

By John Lee. The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has advertised new tenders: Drilling rig services, Zallaf Libya Exploration & Production Oil & Gas Company 700–800 HP workover rig, Zallaf Libya Exploration & Production Oil & Gas Company (Source: National Oil Corporation) (Picture: Call for tender written on a folder, from Olivier Le Moal/Shutterstock)

New Tenders from National Oil Corporation

By John Lee. The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has advertised new career opportunities in Libya: Health care provision (Insurance) and Comprehensive Health Services, Mabruk Oil Operations Workover Rig for Abu-Attifel Field and Rimal Fields, Mellitah Oil & Gas Company (Oil Division) Water pumps used in firefighting systems, Brega Petroleum Marketing Company (BPMC) (Source: UN)

Eni Spuds Offshore Well in Contract Area D

By John Lee. Italy’s Eni has spudded its B1-16/3 well, in Contract Area D (NC41), offshore Libya. The well is in 518 ft of water, about 140 km northwest of Tripoli and 5 km north of the Bahr Essalam gas field. The 9,865-ft well’s primary objective is the Metlaoui group reservoir. Drilling is expected to […]

Eni drills Exploratory Well in Sabratha

The Italian Eni Group has started drilling an exploratory well in the off-shore basin of Sabrata, a concession granted to the oil and gas company by virtue of an exploration and production partnership agreement between the company and the National Oil Corporation (NOC). The NOC said in a report that the well was being drilled […]

AGOCO Tender for Drill Bits

The Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) has announced a tender for the purchase of drill bits. Conditions and Participation Requirements: All specialized companies only which desire to participate in this tender and have the ability, qualification and past experience in the mentioned field should receive the technical and financial specification booklets either thru their provided […]