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Shell to drill seven wells at Egypt’s WDDM Phase 9B, adding 236 bcf/d of gas

Posted: February 18, 2020 at 1:36 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The drilling of seven wells at West Delta Deep Marine (WDDM) phase 9B is set to produce initial reserves of 236 billion cubic feet of gas, a statement by the oil ministry said. Sabry El-Sharkawy, chairman of Rashid Petroleum Company (Rashpetco) and Burullus Gas Company, said his company is working on connecting three other wells […]

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Production at Shell’s Burullus, Rashid gas fields rises up to 440 mmcf/d

Posted: December 15, 2019 at 1:13 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The production of Dutch Shell’s Burullus and Rashid gas fields in the deep waters of the Mediterranean Sea increased to 440m cubic feet per day (scf/day), compared to 300m scf/day in the first quarter of this fiscal year 2019/20. A source in the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) said that linking 80m scf/day from […]

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Shell starts gas production from Silva well in Egypt’s WDDM concession

Posted: November 12, 2019 at 12:25 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Shell began producing natural gas from its deepwater Silva well at the West Delta Deep Marine (WDDM) phase 9B earlier this month at a rate of 60-80 mmcf/d, according to an Oil Ministry statement. The well is the third to come online at the field, after East Sfeir and East Swan which began production in […]

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Wells from phase 9B of Shell’s WDDM concession to come online in October

Posted: September 13, 2018 at 3:04 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Shell to connect 100m cubic feet of gas from 9B phase to production in October. 110m cubic feet decline in gas production from Burullus, Rashid fields, says source. Dutch Shell has completed drilling two wells in phase 9B in Burullus in the West Delta region in the deep waters of the Mediterranean Sea, in order to […]

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Production at Shell’s West Nile Delta phase 9B gas field to begin in October

Posted: August 4, 2018 at 4:26 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Production of natural gas from two deepwater wells at Shell’s West Nile Delta field 9B in Egypt will begin in the first half of October, the country’s petroleum minister said on Friday. Tarek El Molla said in a statement the whole project, which includes several other wells being dug and linked to production, was set […]

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Subsea 7 awarded EPCI contract for WDDM Phase 9b offshore Egypt

Posted: June 13, 2018 at 2:39 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Subsea 7 announced today the award of a sizeable(1) engineering, procurement, installation and commissioning contract by Burullus Gas Company for the West Delta Deep Marine Phase 9b development project, offshore Egypt. The scope includes connecting six new wells into existing subsea facilities using umbilicals and flexible flowlines. Project management and engineering work has already commenced […]

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Shell to begin production at WDDM Phase 9B in Q3 2018

Posted: May 16, 2018 at 4:59 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Shell is planning to begin pumping 100 million cubic feet per day (mmcfd) of natural gas from the West Delta Deep Marine (WDDM) Phase 9B project in 3Q2018, EGAS sources tell Youm 7. The first phase of the project will include linking two out of the total eight wells to the national grid in 3Q-4Q2018, […]

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Shell planning for new deepwater drilling offshore Egypt

Posted: April 18, 2018 at 2:12 pm   /   Oil & Gas

As Shell steps up operations in Egypt, it is now also planning new deep-water exploration. Shell is ramping up in Egypt: Royal Dutch Shell PLC is planning new drilling in the deep-water offshore Egypt, as the oil major expands its operations in the country. The deep-water drill plans were revealed at a news conference, and, […]

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Shell in talks with Ministry to increase its share of Phase 9B gas production

Posted: December 19, 2017 at 9:38 am   /   Oil & Gas

Shell has apparently entered talks with the Oil Ministry to increase its share of gas produced to offset their investment costs from Phase 9B of the West Delta Deep Marine Concession, government sources tell Al Borsa. The company is looking to recoup the investment costs of developing the concession sooner, they added. The company plans […]

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Drilling at Shell’s Phase 9B a “matter of time” – EGAS

Posted: November 2, 2017 at 8:06 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Starting drilling in Shell’s Phase 9B wells is a matter of time, a source at EGAS told Al Mal. The source says preparations for drilling are underway, but that they have not begun yet. The project, which involves the drilling of eight new wells to add capacity of 387 mmcf/d. BG Egypt, before being acquired […]

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