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Majnoon: From battlefield to oilfield

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Majnoon Project

Shell in Iraq

Shell Iraq B.V. is part of a global group of energy companies. Our aim is to meet the energy needs of society, in ways that are economically, socially and environmentally viable, now and in the future.

News and Highlights

Shell Takes Occupational Health to Higher Level in Basrah

18/05/2013

SHELL’S commitment to capacity building in Iraq continued with the recent completion of an occupational health course in International Energy City, Basrah.

First Class of Iraqi Shell Trained Well Engineer Training

11/06/2013

The first class of Iraqi engineers trained in Shell’s globally renowned Well Engineering Round 1 program graduated today in Basra, located in the Southern region of the country. The graduation ceremony was attended by Simon Daman Willems, Majnoon General Manager, Rob Tinkhof, Wells General Manger Iraq, Sharif Currey, Shell Wells Competence Development Trainer as well as representatives from Halliburton, Nabors and Eelco.

Iraq launches a major step in energy supply and the world’s largest flare reduction project

01/05/2013

South Gas Company, Shell and Mitsubishi today officially announced the commencement of operations of Basrah Gas Company, which will be the largest gas project in Iraq’s history and the world’s largest flares reduction project.

Shell Signs Historic MOU with IUCN to Conserve Iraq’s Environmental Biodiversity

30/04/2013

Shell today announced the signature of a milestone Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), to support Iraq in rebuilding the country’s energy infrastructure in an environmentally sustainable manner.

Shell Supports Iraq National Education Strategy with Rehabilitation of Al Rafidain Secondary School

31/03/2013

Shell Investment Covers Physical Infrastructure within the Education Sector

Shell Inaugurates Advanced Oil and Gas Training Centre in Southern Iraq

31/03/2013

Shell demonstrates continued commitment to Iraq through investment and development of technical training center in Majnoon area of Southern Iraq