Tag Archives | National Oil Corporation (NOC)

Eastern NOC Claims Oil Deals with Russia, China

By John Lee. The head the eastern-based National Oil Corporation (NOC) has claimed that his office has signed 29 contracts independently of the Tripoli-based organisation. Naji al-Maghrabi told Reuters that recent contracts included deals with major states such as Russia and China. Russia is reported to be planning to arm eastern-based strongman General Khalifa Haftar […]

Harouge Tender for Water Pumps at Ras Lanuf Terminal

Harouge Oil Operations, a joint operating company on behalf of the National Oil Corporation (NOC) Libya and Suncor Oil (North Africa) GmbH, announces an invitation to participate in tender No, (01/2017) for the purchase of two (2) trailer mounted fire water pumps for Ras Lanuf terminal. Scope of supply. purchase (2) trailer mounted fire water […]

Oil Production hits Three-Year High

By John Lee. Oil production is Libya is current at a three-year high, according to Libya Herald. During a visit to the Jalo oil field in south-east Libya, National Oil Corporation (NOC) chairman Mustafa Sanalla reportedly said output was now running at “up to” 708,000 barrels per day (bpd). (Source: Libya Herald)

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 […]

Sanalla Hits Out at Fuel Smugglers

The Chairman of the National Oil Corporation (NOC) has hit out at fuel smugglers, blaming them for the deaths of Libyans. In a strongly-worded statement, Mustafa Sanalla said: “I was deeply hurt by the story I heard yesterday of a Libyan family who suffocated to death as a result of using charcoal for heating due to […]

Harouge Tender for Inspection and Testing

Harouge Oil Operations, a joint operating company on behalf of the National Oil Corporation (NOC) Libya and Suncor Oil (North Africa) GmbH, announces an invitation to participate in tender TSC.(01/2017) for inspection and testing of lifting equipment, for companies that have the required legal and valid documents. BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE PROJECT Location of the […]

Oil Production rises to 685,000 bpd

By John Lee. An official from the National Oil Corporation (NOC) has told Reuters that Libya was producing oil at a rate of 685,000 barrels per day on Sunday, up from an average of roughly 600,000 bpd in December. The official declined to give details of operations at individual oil fields. Output is understood to […]

Sharara Oilfield Resumes Production

The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has announced that production at the Sharara oilfield reached 58,000 barrels on Wednesday, according to a report from Reuters. The NOC confirmed on Tuesday the reopening of pipelines connecting the Sharara oil field to Zawiya refinery, and the El-Feel [El Fil, Elephant] oil field to the Mellitah complex. The pipelines […]