Tag Archives | Bahr Essalam

Libya’s Largest Offshore Gas Field comes Onstream

The National Oil Corporation (NOC) and Eni announce that Mellitah Oil & Gas, an Eni and NOC joint venture company (50/50), has started production in the first well of the offshore Bahr Essalam Phase 2 project. This comes just three years after the final investment decision. Two further wells will begin production within a week. […]

Greenstream Restart Delayed Another Week

By John Lee. Gas exports to Italy via the Greenstream pipeline have reportedly been pushed back by another week. According to Platts, flow is expected resume by Saturday 5th May, following a planned break since 2nd April to integrate gas production from a new phase of the Bahr Essalam offshore gas field. Greenstream was exporting at […]

New Gas Well at Bahr Essalam to start May 2018

By John Lee. Mustafa Sanalla, the Chairman of the National Oil Corporation (NOC) has held a meeting with Antonio Banza, General Manager of Eni North Africa Libya Branch, to discuss the development of the natural gas at field at Bahr Es-Salam (Second Phase), the offshore blocks E and A, and Al Wafa Field. The ongoing […]

New Oil Tenders

By John Lee. The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has advertised new tenders: Demolition of Tank-13 at Ras Lanuf Tank Farm, Harouge Oil Operations (HOO) Slickline Services for Reservoir Monitoring, Rigless and Rig Activity at Sabratha Platform and Bahr Essalam Offshore Field, Mellitah Oil and Gas Upgrade of Transmission System, Mellitah Oil and Gas Catering and cleaning […]

New Gas and Condensates Discovery Offshore Libya

Eni has made a new discovery of gas and condensates offshore Libya in the ‘Gamma Prospect‘, in the Contract Area D, 140 km offshore from Tripoli, in Libya. The discovery, made through the well B1 16/3, is located 15km south west of the Bouri field and 5km north of the Bahr Essalam field. The drilling […]

French Company signs $500m Libya Deal

By John Lee. French oil services company Technip has reportedly signed a deal worth $500 million to refurbish an oil platform at Libya's Bahr Essalam offshore field. The field is run by a consortium that includes Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) and Italy's ENI. According to Reuters, the deal was signed by NOC head Mustafa […]

Bahr Essalam 2 Gas Gathering Contract by End of Year

ENI and Mellitah Oil and Gas are expected to award a gas gathering contract for the Bahr Essalam phase 2 development in Block NC41 before the end of this year. E&P Mag reports that Phase 2 of the development, which is in 190 to 205 m of water 110km off Tripoli, will cover the delivery […]

ENI holds Meeting with Tripoli NOC

According to a statement from the Tripoli-based National Oil Corporation (NOC), a meeting was successfully concluded on Tuesday 15 September 2015 between the NOC Chairman, Mustafa Sanalla, and the ENI Chief Officer for Upstream, Antonio Vella, accompanied by ENI N.A. Libya Branch General Manager. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss the progress of […]