Zohr is the largest gas discovery ever made in Egypt and in the Mediterranean Sea and will satisfy Egyptian natural gas demand for decades. On the basis of the data acquired in the well and available geophysical evidence, the field may have a potential of up to 850 billion cubic metres of gas in place and is therefore one of the largest gas discoveries in the world.
It is one of seven record-breaking projects from Eni, all of which are remarkable for their rapid approval rates and times to start-up.

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Project Key-Facts

  • Project name Zohr
  • Country Egypt
  • Operator Yes
  • Start-up 2H17
  • Equity peak in 4 YP (kboed) 175

The discovery and development of the Zohr gas field in Egypt

Like all great exploration discoveries also the Zohr discovery is full of surprises, the unexpected, intuitions, mistakes, skill, enthusiasm, and ups and downs in which the human element is as crucial as the technology. It's a story worth telling from the beginning because we already know what Eni has ...


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#theEnimodel: Hitting Zohr - 2016 Investor Day | Eni Video Channel

Eni's CEO Claudio Descalzi will present to investors the 2016 Investor Day - New York. We continue to evolve thanks in part to projects such as Zohr, the largest gas field in the Mediterranean Sea. Our success is driven by innovation, passion and expertise.

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Our path to long term value - Strategy Presentation 2017-2020 | Eni Video Channel

Eni’s Top Management presents the 2016 Results – 2017-2020 Strategy. Find out more on https://www.eni.com/en_IT/home.page Subscribe on Eni Video Channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4T5... ----- Want more from Eni? Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/EniItalia/?f... Twitter: https://twitter.com/eni https://twitter.com/Eniday Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/eni/ Flickr: https://www.flickr.com/photos/enidigi... Google+: https://plus.google.com/u/2/106162487...

Nooros: a record-breaking field

Eni has enjoyed another great success in its exploration in Egypt.

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ENI's great transformation - Fit for complexity

Eni has changed a lot during the last three years in order to face the challenges of the market and to better address the three major shocks that have affected the energy sector: the collapse of gas consumption in Europe; the decline of oil demand in Europe and refining margins ...


The history of Zohr

Largest gas field in the Mediterranean. The history of Zohr Largest gas field in the Mediterranean. Bold challenge, surprising result The story of Zohr dates back to 2012, when the field's 15 exploration [...] results and Eni quickly had to decide whether or not to join the race. Monitoring showed ...

29 May 2017 eni.com Section: operations

2016 results

from the Authorities, Green Refinery project started, representing a milestone of the Protocol. Gela is the first cross and integrated project in Italy, in which Eni is committed to build a new industrial [...] to come on stream in 2017 (Jangkrik - Indonesia, OCTP oil - Ghana and Zohr - Egypt). In Februray 2017 ...

6 April 2017 eni.com Section: company

Eni’s activities in Egypt

detail: the main activities related to the E&P sector conducted by Eni in Egypt since 1954 a focus on production activities Nooros and Zohr Eni offices and contacts in Egypt Exploration & Production In 2016 [...] boe/day net to Eni, 10,5% of annual production of hydrocarbons. Eni operates over ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: enipedia

Activities of exploration and productions of Eni

and production activities worldwide Eni operates in 42 countries in the exploration, development and production of oil and natural gas. Exploration and Production Eni is active in the exploration, development [...] Norway Jangkrik project in Indonesia oil and gas development in the offshore Cape Three Points licence in Ghana restart of ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: operations


Interview with Stella Brandolese, Eni's offshore project manager "The most important aspect of my work in Cairo? Respect for the local people and their culture" During the 2015 `OIL for Brain: Energy, [...] Energy, Talent, Opportunities' event sponsored by Eni to discuss innovation, Stella recounted her experience at the company ...

1 January 2016 eni.com

The business integration strategy in Eni

in the same period, at a time when the industry average is 0.3. In 2015 we identified the Coral and Zohr fields, in Mozambique and Egypt respectively, and in 2016 we started up Goliat, the largest floating [...] in the world and the first ever in the Barents Sea. The ...

20 July 2016 eni.com Section: operations

The assets and operations of development of Eni's oilfields

projects, such as: the Goliat Norwegian fields (Eni operator with a 65% interest) in the Barents Sea, achieving a production plateau of 100 kboe/d (65 kboe/d net to Eni); production re-start of the Kashagan field [...] end of 2017; start-up of M'Pungi and M'Pungi North within the ...

4 May 2017 eni.com Section: operations

The six legged dog history

of all Eni becomes a public limited company and starts the privatisation process. 1992 Eni reaches it's first half century with big exploration successes and new discoveries. 2003 The Istituto Eni Donegani [...] sources. 2007 Zohr Eni discovers the largest gas field ever found in the Mediterranean Sea in the ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: company

First half 2017 Results

Cabaça South East field began after just three years - five months ahead of schedule. The second project involved both oil and gas development: production started after just over two years, giving local [...] fields in the Jangkrik Complex, but also for the new Merakes discovery. By the end of the year ...

2 August 2017 eni.com Section: operations

Eni’s activities in the energy industry

the exploration, development and extraction of oil and natural gas, Eni operates in 44 countries around the world. Once again, in 2016, Eni confirmed its position at the top of the industry with the discovery [...] Republic of Congo (with the Nené Marine field), in Egypt (the Zohr and Nooros projects ...

6 April 2017 eni.com Section: operations