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The latest developments in the MENA region

Rudranil Roy Sharma, Director, Energy & Environment Practice, Frost & Sullivan writes an overview of the current Oil & Gas sector in the MENA Region.


Howden secures compressor contract for Majnoon oilfield, Iraq

Howden will supply two screw compressor packages to Majnoon oilfield, near Basrah, Iraq. With Howden’s compressor solution, the Majnoon oilfield will save 42 242 t of carbon emissions per year – the equivalent of annual fossil fuel emissions for 9100 cars.


Serica Energy issues North Eigg drilling update

Serica’s net well cost after tax is anticipated to increase by approximately £3 million as a result of the delays and it is now expected that results from the well will be available in December 2022.