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Shell trains Nigerians as special seabed survey professionals

L-R: Manager, Nigeria Content Development of Shell Nigeria, Olanrewaju Olawuyi; SNEPCo scholars: Oluwapelumi Okewusi; Iwinosa Aghedo and Peace Adepoju; General Manager Capacity Building of Nigeria Content Development and Monitoring Board, Dr. Ama Ikuru; and General Manager Business and Government Relations of Shell Nigeria, Bashir Bello; at a reception for the SNEPCo scholars on arrival from…

Shell starts production at new petrochemicals unit in US Gulf Coast

Successful completion of major expansion project makes Shell’s Geismar chemicals manufacturing site the largest producer of alpha olefins in the world. Shell Chemical LP (Shell) today announced the start of production of the fourth alpha olefins (AO) unit at its Geismar, Louisiana, USA chemical manufacturing site. The 425,000-tonne-per-year capacity expansion brings total AO production at…

SPDC announces FID on Assa North Gas Project

The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) has announced the Final Investment Decision (FID) on the Assa North Gas Development Project in Imo State, a major momentum to the domestic gas aspiration of the Federal Government for increased power generation and industrialization. At peak production, the project is expected to produce 300 million…

OPL 245: Disclose that Eni, Shell were aware of corruption, says Italy judge

An Italian judge on Monday averred that oil groups Eni and Royal Dutch Shell were fully aware that their 2011 purchase of a Nigerian oilfield would result in corrupt payments to Nigerian politicians and officials. Italy’s Eni and Shell bought the OPL 245 offshore field for about $1.3 billion in a deal that that has…

Shell signs gas supply agreement for Aba power project

The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria (SPDC) and its joint partners have signed a gas supply and aggregation agreement that will support the 140 Megawatts Aba Integrated Power Project in Abia State. The agreement, signed on Friday in Abuja, was between SPDC, Geometric Power Aba Limited (GPAL); and Gas Aggregation Company of Nigeria (GACN).…

Shell, GE sign service deal on 650Mw Afam VI plant

General Electric (GE)’s Power Services business has signed a Multi-Year Service Agreement (MYA) with Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) for the 650 megawatts (mw) Afam VI combined cycle power plant in Rivers State. The service agreement is expected to improve electricity availability, reliability and output from the plant for 200,000 Nigerian homes, while decreasing its…