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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Management guided for the following utilisation rates at each plant: Abu Qir 1 at 115%, Abu Qir 2 at 100%, and Abu Qir 3 at 110%.
Kevin Wilson of Danagas Egypt said: "Dana Gas Egypt selected the Pan Marine/Peterson Team to resource and operate its Abu Qir shore base facilities in support of the deep-water Merak-1 exploration well in N.
Egypt's production capacity for fertilisers - with a 15.5% nitrogen content - in early 2006 was 7.6m t/y, raised in late 1998 from 6.3m t/y after the third ammonia/urea unit at Abu Qir Fertilisers & Chemical Industries Co.
The area around Abu Qir bay has an ideal overlapping of different kinds of natural environments with current ecosystems; Coastal, Lake, and River Systems.
Nile Delta (ND)-related offshore fields at Abu Qir and Naf, near Alexandria, can produce 480 MCF/d of gas and over 315 t/d of LPG.
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 $1.8 billion) and the plant is expected to be fully operational in 2011.
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 post Abu Qir Fertilizers launches wastewater treatment project with EGP 343m investments appeared first on Daily News Egypt .
"Unprofessionalfishermen gather in different places in Alex such as Bahri region, Stanley Bridge, and Abu Qir heading to Nelson's Island with small boats." Mohamed Youssef, fisherman, said.
Manama, July 21 (BNA): A delegation from Egypt's Abu Qir Fertilisers and Chemical Industries visited the Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (GPIC) to follow-up on the agreements signed during the recent visit of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa to Egypt.