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BP’s Qattameya well to produce 60 mmcf/d of gas by 2020

Posted: October 18, 2018 at 3:19 pm   /   Oil & Gas

BP will begin producing 60 mmcf/d of natural gas from its Qattameya Shallow-1 exploration well in the North Damietta East Nile Delta marine concession by 2020, a source from the industry told Youm7. Early works on the well are due to begin soon as BP had promised in April to begin production by no later […]

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BP starts production from Egypt’s Atoll gas field seven months ahead of schedule

Posted: February 12, 2018 at 9:47 pm   /   Oil & Gas

BP announced the start of gas production from the Atoll Phase One project, offshore Egypt. The project, in the North Damietta concession in the East Nile Delta, was delivered seven months ahead of schedule and 33% below the initial cost estimate. The project is now producing 350 million cubic feet of gas a day (mmscfd) […]

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Egypt is the site of two of BP's major projects in 2018

Posted: February 4, 2018 at 4:32 pm   /   Oil & Gas

BP released its list of major upstream projects it will deliver this year, following its successful start up of seven major projects in 2017. Of the five listed for 2018, two are located in North Africa, specifically in Egypt. David O’Connor, head of the global projects organization and the man responsible for developments was asked […]

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In a word: BP's major projects for 2018 in Egypt (BP Magazine)

Posted: January 26, 2018 at 7:54 pm   /   Oil & Gas

This year, BP is set to deliver two upstream major projects in Egypt, following on from two successful start-ups in 2017. BP Magazine asks the leader responsible for all the developments – David O’Connor, head of the global projects organization – to describe each one in a single adjective. ‘Stunning’ – Atoll Phase 1 Fact […]

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BP’s Atoll field is 93% complete, production on track by year’s end

Posted: November 9, 2017 at 4:41 pm   /   Oil & Gas

BP will launch production at the USD 3.8 bilion Atoll field in the North Damietta concession ahead of schedule by the end of the year, said Hassan Abady, Chairman BP JV Pharaonic Oil Company, Al Ahram reports. Development of the field is 93% complete, including the drilling of three deepwater wells 950 meters below the […]

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EGAS receives EGP 1.8 bn loan from eight-bank consortium to fund Zohr, North Damietta

Posted: May 15, 2017 at 3:26 pm   /   Oil & Gas

A consortium of eight banks agreed to extend the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) an EGP 1.8 billion facility to finance its plans to increase natural gas production, Ahram Gate reports. The five-year loan is arranged by Banque du Caire; EGP 220 million from was contributed by Emirates NBD, according to Al Mal. The […]

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Subsea 7 moves through order book

Posted: April 16, 2017 at 1:59 pm   /   Oil & Gas

With fabrication under way for Phase Two on the Giza, Fayoum, and Raven fields, Subsea 7 says the last stage of the offshore campaign is in progress for Phase One of the West Nile Delta project on the Taurus and Libra fields, located in the Egyptian sector of the Mediterranean Sea. The company’s work on […]

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BP makes third gas discovery in North Damietta Concession offshore Egypt

Posted: March 27, 2017 at 12:14 pm   /   Oil & Gas

BP announced today another gas discovery in the North Damietta Offshore Concession in the East Nile Delta, Egypt. The Qattameya Shallow-1 exploration well was drilled to a total depth of 1,961 metres in water depth of approximately 108 metres using the El Qaher II jack-up rig. The wireline logs, pressure data and fluid samples confirmed […]

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Subsea 7 engineering teams start on Atoll project offshore Egypt

Posted: March 4, 2017 at 3:21 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Subsea 7 says the last stage of the offshore campaign is under way in the Egyptian sector of the Mediterranean Sea for Phase One of the West Nile Delta project on the Taurus and Libra fields. Fabrication has started for Phase Two on the Giza, Fayoum, and Raven fields. The company’s work on the East […]

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Subsea 7 expands offshore Egypt backlog

Posted: November 12, 2016 at 1:10 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Subsea 7 has completed offshore operations on the fasttrack East Nile Delta project in the Egyptian sector of the Mediterranean Sea. During 3Q, the Seven Borealis was engaged in pipelay for the first phase of the West Nile Delta project. Last month, Subsea 7 secured an EPIC contract for the Atoll project in the same […]

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