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BP to acquire additional interest in the West Nile Delta project

Posted: December 9, 2015 at 6:34 pm   /   Oil & Gas

BP Egypt has announced the completion of its acquisition of 22.75 per cent in the North Alexandria Concession and 2.75 per cent in the West Mediterranean Deep Water Concession from Hamburg-based DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG. The acquisition will bring BP’s working interest in both concessions of the West Nile Delta project to 82.75 per cent. […]

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Farm-down completed – DEA remains strong partner in the West Nile Delta project

Posted: December 9, 2015 at 6:28 pm   /   Oil & Gas

DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG has completed the farm-down of its stake in the West Nile Delta (WND) project in Egypt. Its share in all WND fields is now equalized at 17.25%. The share reduction was part of the company’s portfolio optimization. DEA remains committed to Egypt’s energy production. The WND development of five trillion cubic […]

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El Molla: Egypt's giant Zohr gas field aims to start output in 2017

Posted: November 6, 2015 at 3:09 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt aims to start natural gas production from its massive offshore Zohr field in 2017, a year ahead of schedule, oil minister Tarek El Molla said. The Zohr gas field, discovered by Italy’s Eni, is the biggest in the Mediterranean, and with an estimated 30 trillion cubic feet of gas it is expected to plug […]

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BP to begin gas production from North Alexandria Concession in early 2017

Posted: October 26, 2015 at 7:05 pm   /   Oil & Gas

British oil major BP will begin gas production at its North Alexandria Concession in early 2017 rather than mid-2017, Egypt’s petroleum minister Tarek El Molla said at a news conference on Saturday. The offshore concession’s output will be roughly “450 million cubic feet per day in 2017 and reach 1.2 billion cubic feet per day […]

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Nexans to deliver umbilicals to the West Nile Delta Taurus Libra project in Egypt

Posted: September 18, 2015 at 7:05 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Nexans has been awarded the contract to deliver 48km of static umbilicals to BP, and partner DEA, for the West Nile Delta Taurus Libra project in Egypt. The Taurus Libra development is a subsea project tied in to existing BG Group operated Burullus facilities, and the umbilical delivery forms an important part of this subsea […]

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