Tag Archives | Germany

Lufthansa Improves Connections Between Tripoli and Europe

The German national carrier Lufthansa is offering a better connection between Tripoli and Europe in its winter schedule, which has taken effect on 28th October. Travellers from East Europe going back to Tripoli via Frankfurt also find convenient flight times under the new winter schedule. According to a report from Zawya, the new state-of-the-art, four-level […]

Vivantes Supports Libyan Health System

On 2 November 2012 Dr Andreas Schmitt, CEO of Vivantes International GmbH, and Anwar Moussa, investor in Libya’s private healthcare sector, signed a co-operation agreement in Berlin. Invited guests included representatives from the Senate Chancellery of the Governing Mayor of Berlin, the Senate Department for Business, Technology and Research, as well as Ghorfa e.V., the […]

Libyan Oil Boosts Germany’s BASF

Libyan oil will help Germany’s BASF to meet its profit target this year, offsetting a downturn in its main industrial chemicals and plastics business. The world’s largest chemical maker said in its third quarter results: “After the suspension of production in Libya from February to October of the previous year, it was possible to continuously […]

Germany Funds Misrata De-Mining

The German government is to fund two international mine clearance teams to clear and secure an ammunition store in Misrata. Commissioned by the German Federal Foreign Office, the international NGO Handicap International will clear what was formerly a weapons and munitions storage bunker of remnants of war, and secure it. During the battles in Misrata, […]

Siemens Wins GECOL Contract

The General Electricity Company of Libya (GECOL), the state-owned company responsible for the production and distribution of electrical power, recently signed a contract with Siemens to supply and install spare parts at the Khoms steam power station. The Information Office of GECOL said that the deal was worth just over 5 million Libyan dinars. Siemens […]

Wintershall Invests in New Libyan Pipeline

Wintershall, the wholly-owned subsidiary of Germany’s BASF, is sending a clear signal of its commitment to building a New Libya: together with the Libyan National Oil Corporation (NOC), Germany’s largest, internationally active crude oil and natural gas producer is building a new pipeline which will connect oil production from the Wintershall concession C96 and the […]

Wintershall Targets Pre-War Output in 2013

Wintershall, the oil and gas arm of German chemicals group BASF, hopes to restore its oil production in Libya to pre-war levels next year. Martin Bachmann, Board member and head of exploration and production said: “The plan is then for next year to come up to pre-war production levels, witch were around 100,000 barrels per […]

RWE Invites Pre-Qual for Logistics Services at Cyrenaica

RWE Dea Cyrenaica GmbH – Libya Branch intends to issue the tender described below and wishes to invite for pre-qualification, interested, experienced and reputable companies (contractor) specialized in providing Logistics Services. SCOPE OF WORK SUMMARY: The Area 58 (Cyrenaica) work program consists drilling of two exploration vertical wells until 31 May, 2013. Maximum depth is […]