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Phase 2 of West Nile Delta gas fields to start production in December

Posted: September 26, 2018 at 2:12 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The second phase of gas production at North Alexandria and West Nile Delta fields will start next December, according to Minister of Petroleum Tarek el-Molla. Molla clarified that production will reach 400 million cubic feet of gas daily at Giza and Fayoum fields, to gradually hit 700 million cubic feet/day. This came during Molla’s periodic […]

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El Molla confirms acceleration of West Nile Delta Phase 2

Posted: June 14, 2017 at 4:50 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The Petroleum Ministry is committed to start production from phase two of BP’s West Nile Delta (WND) concession ahead of the 2019 scheduled date, Petroleum Minister Tarek El Molla said, according to Al Masry Al Youm. BP wants to bring the development’s Fayoum and Giza fields on stream end of 2018, with a daily production […]

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BP starts production from West Nile Delta eight months ahead of schedule, production 20% above plan

Posted: May 10, 2017 at 9:34 pm   /   Oil & Gas

BP today announced that it has started gas production from the first two fields, Taurus and Libra, of the West Nile Delta development in Egypt. The project was delivered eight months ahead of start-up schedule and under budget. First gas was exported to Egypt’s national grid on 24 March 2017 and the commissioning of all […]

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First gas from West Nile Delta contributes to DEA’s growth

Posted: May 10, 2017 at 9:08 pm   /   Oil & Gas

• Production from the West Nile Delta (WND) project commenced. • First gas ahead of schedule and production above plan. Production from the offshore WND gas fields commenced on 24 March 2017 from the first two fields, Taurus and Libra. Nine wells have now been commissioned and the fields are currently producing at a flow […]

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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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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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Minister of Petroleum reviews progress of BP's North Alexandria gas projects

Posted: December 18, 2016 at 11:12 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Eng. Tarek El Molla, met with the Higher Committee, comprised of the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC), the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS), Petrobel, British oil major BP to follow up on the development of the North Alexandria project, Eng. Mohamed Al-Masry EGAS Chairman, Eng. Tarek El Hadidy, […]

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BP to produce 600 mcf/d from North Alexandria concession by June

Posted: December 18, 2016 at 11:08 pm   /   Oil & Gas

BP expects to begin producing 600 mcf/d of natural gas from its North Alexandria offshore concession by June, Al Borsa reported. The Fayoum and Giza fields are expected to come on stream in 1Q2019 and will produce at 400 mcf/d, BP’s ‎North Africa Regional President Hisham Mekawi said. He added that the Raven field should also […]

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Nexans umbilicals to make essential subsea connection for BP & DEA in Egypt’s West Nile Delta project

Posted: September 13, 2016 at 8:51 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Nexans has further extended its long run of success with BP oil & gas projects by winning a major contract to supply approximately 100 km of umbilicals for the next stage of the West Nile Delta project. BP Exploration (Delta) Limited, UK has ordered approximately 100 km of static umbilicals and associated accessories from Nexans […]

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GASCO to hire domestic companies for transporting natural gas from Raven field to Western Desert Gas Complex

Posted: August 2, 2016 at 2:08 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The Egyptian Natural Gas Company (GASCO) could potentially hire domestic energy companies such as Enppi and Petrojet to provide technical support as well as engineering and design services to transport gas from the Raven field in the North Alexandria Concession to the Western Desert Gas Complex, an unnamed source told Al Mal. Natural gas would […]

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