Issue: September 2009



  • Egypt’s investments on track

    In any industry, the volume of investments represents the backbone of the industry's richness, development and effectiveness. The petroleum sector, being one of the leading industries in Egypt, aims at creating this favor environment to lure more investments to the country

  • West African Oil draws world’s attention

    Over the last eight months, the price indicators of crude oil and natural gas prices showed a tremendous fluctuation, while experts and economists have been doing their best to predict and analyze this important commodity that affects people’s lives. However, positive economic news has been spurring the recent crude oil rally that brought prices back up from $50

  • Fire & Explosion… How safe is your workplace?

    How to provide a safe working environment to your employees? How to maintain this safety and avoid any possible fire or explosion incidents? This can be summarized in five words; Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations 2002 –usually known as DSEAR.

  • Obama seeks Mubarak’s help with Mideast

    Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak made his first trip to Washington in over five years after strained relationship with former U.S. President George W. Bush

  • Global economy at risk from oil price rise

    Oil policy changes as well as prices after economy is nearing recovery

  • Oil is the market crystal ball

    With a stronger economic backdrop, demand for most goods will pick up, including for oil and money

  • Fluid Sampling System Collects Unprecedented Volumes in West Africa Field Enabling Operator to Manage Reservoir More Efficiently

    ood reservoir management depends to a great extent on decisions made using high quality reservoir information. Much of that information is obtained from the capture and subsequent analysis of representative reservoir fluid samples. The preferred method for obtaining a representative reservoir fluid is to collect downhole fluid samples from the reservoir. In a cased-hole environment these are usually collected using slick/wire line conveyed samplers or tubing conveyed sample carriers. The use of a sample carrier allows multiple samples to be collected simultaneously.

  • Monthly News

    News of the month, know more about the recent activities this industry has shown during August 2009.