Tag Archives | North Oil Company (NOC)

Lukoil Updates on West Qurna 2

In its Third Quarter results published today, Lukoil has given the following update on its operations at the West Qurna-2 oilfield: On December 12, 2009, a consortium of a Group company and Statoil won the tender for development of the West Qurna-2 field in Iraq, one of the largest crude oil fields discovered in the […]

Oil Export Data from KRG, Oct 2015

The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has published its monthly export report for October 2015. KRG exported 18,461,357 barrels of crude oil (an average of 595,528 barrels per day (bpd)) in the month of October through the Kurdistan pipeline network to the port of Ceyhan in Turkey. Of this amount, fields operated by the KRG contributed […]

KRG Tops 600k bpd Exports in Sept

The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) exported 18,614,798 barrels of crude oil (an average of 620,478 barrels per day (bpd)) in the month of September through the Kurdistan pipeline network to the port of Ceyhan in Turkey. Of this amount, fields operated by the KRG contributed 13,898,548 barrels (463,285 bpd on average), while fields operated by […]

Bomber Targets Kirkuk Oil Company

By John Lee. A suicide bomber has killed a police officer and an employee of the Kirkuk Oil Company (KOC), and wounded four others, according to a report from Shafaaq. The attack happened on the main road between Kirkuk and Debes. Kirkuk Provincial Council recently changed the name of North Oil Company (NOC) to Kirkuk […]

Name Change for North Oil Company

By John Lee. Kirkuk Provincial Council has reportedly decided to change the name of North Oil Company (NOC) to Kirkuk Oil Company (KOC). A local source told Shafaaq that the decision came after the Islamic State (IS, ISIS, ISIL) terrorist organization took control of many areas in which the company worked, leaving it now with […]

Oil Export Data from KRG, July 2015

The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has published its monthly export report for July 2015. The KRG exported 16,019,090 barrels of crude oil (an average of 516,745 barrels per day (bpd)) in the month of July through the Kurdistan pipeline network to the port of Ceyhan in Turkey. Of this amount, fields operated by the KRG […]

North Oil Company boss Assassinated

By John Lee. A senior official at the Iraqi state-owned North Oil Company (NOC) has been assassinated in the city of Kirkuk. The incident occurred on Friday, claiming the life of Saad Ali Hussein, the head of pipeline maintenance at the company, and his driver. According to Reuters, Hussain was appointed NOC’s chief of operations after […]

Oil Export Data from KRG, June 2015

The Kurdistan Regional Government has published its Monthly Export Report for June 2015. The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) exported 17,130,639 barrels of crude oil (an average of 571,021 barrels per day (bpd)) in the month of June through the Kurdistan pipeline network to the port of Ceyhan in Turkey. Of this amount, fields operated by […]

Oil Export Data from KRG, May 2015

The Kurdistan Regional Government has published its Monthly Export Report for May 2015. The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) exported 17,906,242 barrels of crude oil (an average of 577,621 barrels per day (bpd)) in the month of May through the Kurdistan pipeline network to the port of Ceyhan in Turkey. Of this amount, fields operated by […]

Kurdistan Oil Production at Record Levels

According to the April 2015 report published by the Kurdistan Regional Government, KRG, Ministry of Natural Resources, KRG commitments under the 2015 Federal Budget Law have been met, and oil production has reached record levels. According to an agreement on oil export and budget, reached last December between the KRG and the Federal Government of […]

K&M Tipped to Build Pipeline

According to Iraq Oil Report, the Ukrainian firm K&M Ltd. is tipped to win a $230-million contract to replace one of the two pipelines of the Iraq-Turkey Pipeline (ITP). If the firm has been selected by the North Oil Company (NOC) as its preferred contractor, the decision would still need the endorsement of the Oil […]