Abu Qir


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Abu Qir

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Abukir

(both: ă'bo͞okēr`, əbo͞o`kər), village, N Egypt, on a promontory in the Nile River delta. Admiral Horatio Nelson's victory over the French fleet off Abu Qir on Aug. 1–2, 1798 (sometimes called the battle of the Nile), restored British prestige in the Mediterranean region and, with the land victory (1801) led by Sir Ralph Abercromby, cut short the French venture in the Middle East begun by Napoleon I.
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3m t/y after the third ammonia/urea unit at Abu Qir Fertilisers & Chemical Industries Co.
Abu Qir Fertilisers and Chemical Industries, on the other hand, is regarded as one of the region's biggest in terms of production and manufacture of chemicals, fertilisers and other related materials.
The area around Abu Qir bay has an ideal overlapping of different kinds of natural environments with current ecosystems; Coastal, Lake, and River Systems.
North Abu Qir was found in 1990 and went on stream in 1992 at 60 MCF/d, later rising to 140 MCF/d, and had a proven reserve of 800 BCF.
The Desalination Facility at Abu Qir comprises of two (2) Multiple EffectDistillation with Thermal Vapor Compression (MED-TVC) units, each with a capacity of5,000 m3/day (net) and will supply 10,000 m3 of fresh water a day to the powerstation's boilers and other users.
The Desalination Facility at Abu Qir includes two Multiple Effect Distillation with Thermal Vapor Compression (MED-TVC) units, each with a capacity of 5,000 m3/day (net) and will offer 10,000 m3 of fresh water a day to the power station's boilers and other users.
The Abu Qir power plant, which will be powered by natural gas, has so far cost EGP10 billion (currently $1.
Abuqir Petroleum was established and became operational following the signing of the January 15, 2009 agreement with EGPC (Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation), with which Edison acquired all of the exploration, production and development rights to the Abu Qir field hydrocarbon deposits in Egypt through a production sharing agreement with EGPC.
The Abu Qir installation is one of the larger international control system projects secured by GE since its acquisition of the turbine retrofit services group of Woodward Governor Company last year.
Alexandria Medical Services - Alexandria New Medical Center SAE (AMES), International Agricultural Products (IFAP) and Abu Qir Fertilizers (ABUK) were the top gainers of the session by 9.
The stocks of Abu Qir Fertilisers, Egypt Aluminium, Egypt Kuwait Holding, Ghabbour Auto (GB Auto), and Juhayna Food Industries are likely to be added to the EGX30 index, MubasherTrade highlighted.
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