Posts Tagged ‘Kurdistan’

Iraq to ramp up refining capacity with foreign investments

SCOP awards Technip Karbala Refinery PMC contract The Iraq national oil company (NOC) State Company for Oil Projects (SCOP) selected the French engineering company Technip to provide project management consultancy (PMC) services on the Karbala Refinery project in the center of Iraq. The Karbala Refinery project is part of the […]

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Iraq and Kurdistan Regional Government agree on oil payment

Genel Energy to benefit from dispute resolution In November 2011, the Turkish company Genel Energy International Ltd merged with Vallares PLC to become the largest oil and gas company operating in the Kurdistan region of Iraq. Renamed Genel Energy, the new company enlisted the London Stock Exchange (GENL). For both […]

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Total in brief

From an Oil and Gas company to the Energy Company  Total S.A. (Total) is a limited company, established in France in March 1924, and listed on Paris , London, Brussels and New York Exchanges with operations in more than 130 countries and 96,000 employees. Under different brands, Total, Elf, Elan, AS24, […]

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Total in the race to Kurdistan with ExxonMobil and Chevron

Total to acquire ShaMaran Taza oil field in Kurdistan The Canadian ShaMaran Petroleum Corp (ShaMaran) announced this week to have sold its interests to the French major Total  in the Taza oil field in Kurdistan. Last month Total had signed with the US Marathon Oil Company (Marathon) a Farm-in Agreement to acquire 35% of the working interests in […]

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Chevron and Reliance close deal in Kurdistan oil fields

Chevron to acquire Rovi and Sarta in Iraqi Kurdistan Following ExxonMobil to move first in Kurdistan in signing six oil field development licenses in November 2011, Chevron is also entering Kurdistan, in the northeastern Iraq, in dealing with Reliance Industries Limited (Reliance) from India.  According to the contract signed between […]

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Total signed Farm-in Agreement with Marathon in Kurdistan

Total to join other Majors ExxonMobil and Chevron in the northeast Iraqi province The French major Total and US Marathon Oil Company (Marathon) signed a Farm-in Agreement to develop two blocks in the Kurdistan region, northeast Iraq, see map below (Source: Dr. M. Izady at The Gulf/2000 Project – SIPA – […]

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