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Middle East and North Africa: overview

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J. Redfern
J. Redfern
University of Manchester, School of Earth, Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, Basin Analysis and Petroleum Geoscience Group, Williamson Building, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
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J. Craig
J. Craig
Eni Exploration & Production Division, Via Emilia 1, 20097 San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy (e-mail: jonathan.craig@eni.com)
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Published:
January 01, 2010

Abstract

North Africa and the Middle East hold huge reserves and resources of oil and gas and are some of the most important regions for future hydrocarbon production. Recent drilling successes onshore Algeria and offshore Egypt, and renewed industry interest in Libya have re-invigorated exploration in North Africa. The Middle East holds the majority of the world's remaining oil and gas and offers a showcase for new research into the major plays and recent exploration/production advances. The North Africa and Middle East session at the 7th Petroleum Geology Conference brought together 12 papers ranging from keynotes on regional play evaluation to detailed field studies. Ten of those papers are published in this volume.

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Geological Society, London, Petroleum Geology Conference series

Petroleum Geology: From Mature Basins to New Frontiers – Proceedings of the 7th Petroleum Geology Conference

B. A. Vining
B. A. Vining
Baker Hughes, UK
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S. C. Pickering
S. C. Pickering
Schlumberger, Gatwick, UK
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Geological Society of London
Volume
7
ISBN electronic:
9781862394131
Publication date:
January 01, 2010

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