National Oil Corporation (NOC) announces that the Al Wafaa oil field airport was blockaded on the morning of Tuesday, September 18th, in an attempt to force Mellitah Oil and Gas Company into the award of catering and road maintenance contracts. If the blockade continues, the company will be forced to suspend all operations in the Al-Wafaa field and possibly evacuate employees. A shutdown of operations has begun which will result in the cessation of gas supply from Al Wafaa to the Al Ruwais power plant.
Tripoli - Sept 18th 2018
The National Oil Corporation (NOC) welcomes the recommendations of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) Panel of Experts (PoE) on Libya in its latest report, dated September 5, 2018, which documents repeated failed attempts to export oil illegally by the so called “NOC East” parallel institution in Benghazi, and other forms of “[p]redatory behaviour by armed groups; resulting in the misappropriation of Libyan State funds and the deterioration of institutions and infrastructure.”
Chairman of the National Oil Corporation (NOC) Board of Directors, Eng. Mustafa Sanalla, has visited the wounded from Monday’s terror attack on NOC headquarters; checking on the health and wellbeing of those injured.