Post Archive by Day: September 20, 2018

PFG blockade Al Wafaa oil field runway

20 September 2018 National Oil Corporation (NOC) announces that the Al Wafaa oil field airport was blockaded on the morning of Tuesday, September 18th, in an attempt to force Mellitah Oil and Gas Company into the award of catering and road maintenance contracts. If the blockade continues, the company will be forced to suspend all operations in the Al-Wafaa field

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NOC chairman visits Repsol facilities

20 September 2018 National Oil Corporation (NOC) chairman Eng. Mustafa Sanalla, paid a working visit to Repsol’s headquarters in Madrid, Spain, from 17-19  September, in response to an official invitation from Repsol’s Chief Executive  Officer, Mr Jon Imaz. The NOC chairman visited the Centre for Research and Development, as well as Repsol’s Training Centre, to learn about the latest production

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Al Wafaa oil field runway reopens – production unaffected

20 September 2018 National Oil Corporation (NOC) confirms the reopening of the Al Wafaa oil field runway. Production at the oil field, operated by Mellitah Oil and Gas Company, was uninterrupted. Gas supply from the field continues to flow to the Al Ruwais power plant.  NOC is thankful that those blockading the site stood-down following the corporation’s public warning regarding

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Cuadrilla to commence fracking in Lancashire

20 September, 2018 Oil and gas exploration company Cuadrilla will start fracking at its Preston New Road site in north-west England in the next few weeks after receiving government approval for a second well. The company said it would run an initial flow test of the gas produced from both wells for around six months. According to Cuadrilla, the Preston

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Oil and Gas Climate Initiative welcomes Chevron, ExxonMobil and Occidental Petroleum into its international membership

Date: 20 September 2018 Addition of three US companies expands global reach and impact of OGCI New member companies raise OGCI’s representation to around 30% of global oil and gas production  London, UK, September 20, 2018 – The Oil and Gas Climate Initiative (OGCI) today announced three new member companies that together represent 5% of global oil and gas production

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NNPC Records ₦17.16bn Trading Surplus, Up 46%

Thursday, September 20, 2018 4:36 PM The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has consolidated on its operational performance with a trading surplus of ₦17.16bn in the month of April, 2018. NNPC Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, Mr. Ndu Ughamadu, who disclosed this in a statement, said this was part of the highlight of the corporation’s Monthly Financial and

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