Tag Archives | Gialo

Total to Invest $650m in Waha Field

By John Lee. Tbe National Oil Corporation (NOC) has announced its approval of Total’s acquisition of Marathon Oil Libya Limited (MOLL)'s stake in the Waha concessions, which represents 16.33 percent of the concessions. According to NOC, Total has committed to invest 650 million USD to the development of the Waha concessions and to ramp up […]

Petrofac Wins 2 New Contracts in Libya

By John Lee. Petrofac has been awarded a contract by Waha Oil Company (WOC) to produce a Front-End Engineering Design (FEED) for its Gialo III field, onshore Libya. The work will be executed over a schedule of 41 weeks and will support WOC’s planned programme of development over the coming years. Petrofac has also been […]

Production Suspended at Gialo Oilfield for Pipeline Maintenance

By John Lee. Waha Oil Company (WOC) engineers and technicians have begun maintenance of the 30-inch crude oil pipeline connecting the Gialo and Waha oilfields. Gialo oilfield’s 130,000 barrels per day production is anticipated to be offline for ten days while engineers replace 18 kilometres (km) of the 152 km pipeline, according to a statement […]

Water Plant Installed at Gialo

A 600 m3/day reverse osmosis (RO) water plant, provided by Zulal Water Technology (Zulal), was recently commissioned at Waha Oil Company's (WOC) Gialo field located in Tripoli. The Gialo plant is part of a wider EPC project awarded to Zulal in 2013 to replace WOC's existing GE-Ionics plants at Gialo, Waha Waha and Es-Sider fields. […]

Waha Pre-Qual for Oil Metering

The Waha Oil Company (WOC), Tripoli, announces a tender to replace the oil metering and meter prover systems for the Harash and Gialo (1) and (2) stations, on an engineering, manufacture and supply basis, as shown below. Preliminary scope of work: Design manufacture and supply one off (8”) bidirectional Meter Prover and two off (3”) […]

Waha Oil Awards Contracts to Zulal Water

Zulal Water Technology (ZWT) has announced that it had been awarded a contract by Waha Oil Company to provide three turnkey R.O Water plants at Waha’s Gialo, Waha and Essider [Es Sider] oil camps. Waha Oil is one of Libya’s largest oil producers, and the award follows a competitive tender process undertaken to find a […]

Armed Clashes at Waha Oil Field

Reuters reports that armed clashes broke out at Waha Oil's Dahra oil field on Monday, when a militia attacked the security forces guarding it. A source at the company said militia had fired at men working for the oil protection force guarding the field. He said the company was taking steps to move workers from the […]

Waha Oil Output Cut by 120,000 bpd

Waha Oil's pipeline in Libya has been closed due to a strike and protests at its Gialo field. Bloomberg quotes Libyan Minister of Oil and Gas, Dr. Abdulbari Alarusi [Al Arusi], as saying that this will result in a cut in the country’s crude output of 120,000 bpd. The field feeds crude into a pipeline […]