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18 January 2005
Iraq’s oil ministry has awarded contracts for reservoir studies at its giant Kirkuk and Rumaila oil fields to UK major BP and UK-based Exploration Consultants Ltd. (ECL), a senior Iraqi official said Friday.
Royal Dutch/Shell will also play a supporting role to the oil ministry on the Kirkuk study under a technical service agreement, the official added — which will include the Anglo-Dutch major financing that field’s reservoir work.
ECL came out as the big winner in the tender, which was first issued in June. It was …
18 February 2005
Iraq’s oil ministry has launched its first reservoir study center, as it gears up to work with international companies BP, Exploration Consultants Ltd. (ECL) and Royal Dutch/Shell on landmark reviews of its key Rumaila and Kirkuk oil fields, according to an Iraqi oil official.
The center, established by the ministry’s reservoirs and field development department, is the first in Iraq, and has already been equipped with workstations and computers donated by an oil company. The ministry is now waiting for the delivery of software to enable its …
14 April 2005
The pending appointment of a new government in Iraq — the third since September 2003 — appears unlikely to open the doors to large investments by international oil companies, although the drawing up of a constitution later this year may take them one step closer.
But that’s not deterring firms from getting a foot in the door, with some 29 companies signing memorandums of understanding (MOU) with the Iraqi oil ministry to date, offering services from abroad for free, Iraqi sources say.
“From the companies’ point of …