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Soco buckles down for Egyptian work

11/09/2019

The acquisition of Merlon Petroleum earlier this year has given Soco International a new focus, with new exploration planned in Egypt and neighbouring Israel. As such, the company is planning to change its name, to Pharos Energy.

Africa

TGS, Schlumberger bring Red Sea into focus

11/09/2019

TGS and Schlumberger’s WesternGeco are close to finishing 3D seismic reimaging on Egypt’s Red Sea, as a licence round comes to a close in the area. The two companies said the work would cover data from three seismic surveys, covering 3,600 square km, which were acquired between 1999 and 2008.

Africa

SDX in Egyptian well spud

26/03/2018

North-Africa focused SDX Energy has started drilling its Ibn Yunus-1X exploration well at South Disouq, Egypt.

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