Eni has been operating in Iraq since 2009


  • Development

    The first stage of development activities (Rehabilitation Plan) of Zubair field was completed with the start-up of the new facilities. Ongoing development activities concerned an additional development phase (Enhanced Redevelopment Plan) of the Zubair field, to achieve a production plateau of 700 kbbl/d and will ensure the application of associated gas to power generation.

  • Production

    At the beginning of March 2016, three new generation plants for the oil, gas and water treatment (Initial Production Facilities – IPF) started. Those plants together with existing restructured and modernized facilities increased oil and natural gas treatment capacity of Zubair field (Eni’s interest 41.6%) to approximately 650 kbbl/d and will ensure the maximization of the associated gas utilization.


Eni has been operating Iraq since 2009 with activities in the Exploration & Production sector.

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E&P: 2016 Production

  • Hydrocarbons (kboe/d) 67
  • Liquids (kbbl/d) 64
  • Natural gas (mmcf/d) 19.2
Source: eni.com

Eni in Iraq

  • Commencement of operations 2009
  • Employees until December 31, 2016 393


  • Progetto Zubair

    In 2015, support activities were carried out in support of primary education in rural and urban areas of Zubair and Safwan through restructuring, the provision of furniture and accessories and the construction of schools and service infrastructure.

Eni’s activities in Iraq

Eni's activities in Iraq Eni's activities in Iraq Overview In detail: the main activities in the E&P sector conducted by Eni in Iraq since 2009 a focus on the Zubair field, located close to the city [...] city of Bassora Eni offices and contacts in Iraq Exploration & Production ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: enipedia

Eni’s sustainability projects in Iraq

information relating to licences, service contracts). Eni provided information about payments. Read also Eni's activities in Iraq Eni has been operating Iraq since 2009 with activities in the Exploration & [...] guarantee access to education in the Zubair area the implementation of EITI criteria in Iraq Access to energy Eni Iraq ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: enipedia

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 [...] News Development activities Eni, a world leader in oil and gas production, is ...

4 May 2017 eni.com Section: operations

Payment transparency: implementing the EITI in countries of operation

- Nigeria Iraq Iraq achieved "EITI compliant" status in December 2012. In December 2015 it published an EITI report based on data from 2013. Eni provided information about payments. EITI-Iraq Indonesia [...] scheduled for the end of 2016. Through a subsidiary, Eni is part of the local Multi Stakeholder Group which ...

2 February 2017 eni.com Section: enipedia

World Oil and Gas Review

volumes: the World Oil Review and the World Gas & Renewables Review, that will be published this Autumn. Eni presents the 16 th edition of the World Oil and Gas Review, the annual statistics report on world reserves, [...] 2016 oil reserves increased slightly (+0.2%) mainly due to the contribution of ...

19 July 2017 eni.com Section: company

The production activities of Eni oil fields

in 2015 mainly in Angola, Egypt, Kazakhstan, Norway and Venezuela as well as increased production in Iraq were partly offset by planned facilities downtime, mainly in the United Kingdom, and the mature fields [...] production ramp-ups in particular in Angola, Kazakhstan and Norway as well as higher production in Iraq. Performance ...

4 May 2017 eni.com Section: operations

Eni’s proved and undeveloped reserves

mmboe) mainly reported in Congo and Iraq; reclassification to proved developed reserves (down by 646 mmboe) mainly reported in Kazakhstan, Venezuela and Congo . During 2016, Eni converted 646 mmboe of proved [...] following fields/projects: Kashagan (Kazakhstan), Perla (Venezuela), Litchendjili (Congo), Zubair (Iraq) and Goliat (Norway). Reclassification In 2016, capital expenditure ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: enipedia

Offshore Mediterranean Conference and Exhibition – OMC 2013

Ministry of Economic Development, Claudio De Vincenti , and by Eni, chief executive Paolo Scaroni , with the representatives of Egypt, Iraq, Algeria and Libya. The programme was enhanced with workshops [...] Introduction: PAOLO SCARONI, ENI CEO CLAUDIO DE VINCENTI, Undersecretary, Ministry for Economic Development OSSAMA KAMAL, Minister of Petroleum, Egypt ABDULKAREEM LUAIBI ...

20 March 2013 eni.com Section: enipedia

Marco Bardazzi

Milan. Experience He is a professional journalist working in the media world for 28 years before joining Eni in 2015. He has gained extensive experience on foreign policy and digital communications, particularly [...] international Al Qaeda trial in Manhattan, the September 11 attack on America, the wars in Afghanistan, and Iraq ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: company

Antonio Vella

Chief Upstream Officer since 1 July 2014. He has been a board member of Eni Foundation since July 2014. Experience He joined the Eni Group in 1983 beginning his career as an oil engineer at Agip in Libya, [...] managing director of Eni Algeria. From 2006 to 2009 he was regional ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: company