Category: Oil&Gas

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Brick by brick

Salim Al Kalbani, Operations Team Leader, Oman Khazzan Project, one of the first Omanis to join the project talks about the challenges and exhilaration of his journey with BP Oman. An OER interview Can you talk about the evolution of the Khazzan project from its design stage to operations?    I joined BP in 2009 and […]

Abdu Amir Al Ajmi
PDO evaluates potential gas discovery in Mabrouk field

Petroleum Development Oman’s (PDO) exploration team is in the process of evaluating a potentially exciting gas discovery in the Mabrouk area located in central Oman, according to a senior official of PDO. Abdul Amir bin Abdul Hussain al Ajmi, director of external affairs and in-country value at PDO said, “We will provide further details as […]

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Oxy Oman to operate Block 30 with 72.86 per cent stake

The Government of Oman, Oman Oil Company Exploration and Production LLC (OOCEP) and Occidental Hafar LLC (Oxy), a subsidiary of Occidental Petroleum Corporation, entered into an Exploration and Production Sharing Agreement (EPSA) for Block 30, located in the Dakhiliya region onshore Oman. Pursuant to the EPSA, Oxy is the Operator of Block 30 and holds a […]

Rumhy confident of deal to extend output cut this month

Mohammed bin Hamad Al Rumhy, Minister of Oil and Gas, said  that he was confident there would be an agreement among global oil producers later this month to extend output cuts. Oman’s current production is 968,000 barrels per day, and the country is abiding by its quota, he remarked on the sidelines of an energy […]

His Highness Sayyid Haitham
HH Sayyid Haitham inaugurates first phase of Khazzan

The first phase of development of Oman’s giant Khazzan gas field was officially inaugurated on Thursday  by HH Sayyid Haitham bin Tarik Al’Said, Minister of Heritage and Culture for Oman and Bob Dudley, BP’s Group Chief Executive. The Phase One development started gas production in September 2017, ten years after the signing of BP’s production sharing […]