Tag Archives | refineries

Zawiya Refinery Shut Down, causing Further Losses

The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has confirmed that it was forced to shut down the Zawiya refinery on Saturday, February 8, 2020 as a result of a valve closure in the Hamada region, on the main pipeline between Sharara field and Zawiya refinery, halting production at the field. The refinery shutdown will exacerbate the problem […]

Latest Oil Tenders

By John Lee. The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has advertised new tenders: Engineering study for rehabilitation of field instrumentation and control system (Tobruk and Sarir refineries), Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) Replace transformers for CP’s and oil wells at GOSP5 & GOSP6, Nafoora field, Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) (Source: National Oil Corporation) (Picture: Call […]

Refinery to be Relocated from Switzerland to Southern Libya

Within the framework of ongoing efforts by the National Oil Corporation (NOC) to address the southern fuel crisis, and the creation of projects to bring new employment opportunities and economic benefit to the region, NOC and Zalaf Oil & Gas Exploration and Production Co, have reviewed studies relating to the relocation of the Collombey refinery […]

NOC warns of Lack of Security at Zawiya Refinery

The National Oil Corporation's (NOC) board of directors has alerted the Petroleum Facilities Guard (PFG) and competent authorities regarding the recent lack of protection and security at the Zawiya refinery. The NOC board warned that any continuation or failure to address this situation, to ensure staff and site protection and increase security, will affect ongoing […]

Tender: New Reverse Osmosis Plant

The Main Tenders Committee of Azzawiya Oil Refining Company (ARC), a subsidiary of National Oil Corporation (NOC) of Libya, invites reputed and specialized local and international contractors to participate in the tender for the following project for prequalification purposes: Name of the Project New Reverse Osmosis Plant ARC intends to perform the works of design, […]

AGOCO Tender for Contruction at Sarir

The Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) has announced a tender for the construction of an Operation Engineering Building at Sarir Refinery project No.(M-01). All specialized companies which have the true desire to participate in this tender, and have the efficiency, ability, previous experience and specialisation in the above mentioned field, be notified that tender documents […]

Libya 'in Talks' to Build Refineries

Libya’s internationally-recognised government is reported to be in talks to build two small refineries, one in the east and the other in the south of the country. The refineries would each have a production capacity of 6,000 barrels per day (bpd), a government spokesman said. Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni [Al-Thani, al-Thanay] (pictured) met officials of the […]

New Egyptian Oil Refinery near Libyan Border

Libya has plans to increase investment in Egypt, according to a report from Libya Herald. Egypt's Head of Information, Culture and Antiquities, Omar Al-Gawairi told Al-Arabiya: “Libyan investment in Egypt will exceed $10 billion, mainly through the establishment of an oil refinery near the Libyan border at Mersa Matrouh and investment in electricity production.”  The final […]