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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 […]

Total Restarts Offshore Production

After a three-year break, French oil giant Total has started exploration at its A1-16/3 concession just east of the Libyan-Tunisian offshore territorial line in the Pelagian Basin and 85 kilometres north of Zuwara. Drilling is being carried out by the rig Zagreb 1, owned by Croatian drilling contractors Crosco, and is expected to last 130 […]

Libya Helps Bolster Calmena Results

Canadian energy services company Calmena has said that first quarter results in Libya had partly offset the decreased turnover and profit from other areas. The company gave the following statement on its Libyan operations: “The environment in Libya is unpredictable and despite the announced targets and spending expectations by the government, there is uncertainty as […]

RWE Invites Pre-Qual for Drilling Services at Cyrenaica

RWE Dea Cyrenaica GmbH intends to issue the tender described below and wishes to invite for pre-qualification, interested, experienced and reputable companies (contractor) specialized in providing Drilling Rig Services. SCOPE OF WORK SUMMARY: The Area 58 (Cyrenaica) work program consists of drilling two exploration vertical wells (1 firm well and 1 optional well) in Q4/ […]

Medco Tender for 1500HP Drilling Rig

Medco International Ventures Limited (MIVL) intends to issue a Call for Tender for the supply of 1500HP Drilling Rig for Drilling Locations as described below: Location: Area 47 is located in Ghadames Basin, Libya, block 47, 300 km southwest of Tripoli. Project main objectives: Medco International Ventures Limited (MIVL), Operator for Area 47 in Ghadames […]