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BP Updates on Egypt’s West Nile Delta development

BP Updates on Egypt’s West Nile Delta development

February 11, 2019 No Comments

BP today announced first gas production from the second stage of its West Nile Delta development offshore Egypt. The project, which produces gas from the Giza and Fayoum fields, was developed as a deepwater, long-distance tie-back to an existing onshore plant. The successful start up is the second in a string of new upstream major […]

DEA’s growth Boosted by First gas from West Nile Delta

DEA’s growth Boosted by First gas from West Nile Delta

May 10, 2017 No Comments

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 rate of more than 700 million cubic feet of gas per day. “West Nile Delta is the largest new gas […]

Global Deepwater Pipeline Installation to Feel Effects of Project Delays

March 8, 2016 No Comments

World deepwater pipeline demand is expected to decrease in 2016 & 2017 due to the continued delay of project start-ups as operators are conserving cash flow and looking to lower development costs by delaying sanctions. West Nile Delta, Shah Deniz Phase 2, Bardegg 2, Baronia EOR and Rota 3 Pipeline installations are the contributors to […]

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Subsea 7 awarded contract of Over $750m offshore Egypt

February 26, 2016 No Comments

Subsea 7 S.A. (Oslo Børs: SUBC, ADR: SUBCY) announced the award of a major contract by BP, and partner DEA (Deutsche Erdoel AG), for the development of the Giza, Fayoum and Raven subsea fields offshore Alexandria, Egypt. This is the second phase of the West Nile Delta project, where the field development will be at […]

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DEA remains strong partner in the West Nile Delta project

December 9, 2015 No Comments

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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Atoll field in Egypt

November 9, 2015 No Comments

BP announced that it has signed a Heads of Agreement (HoA) with the Egyptian Minister of Petroleum, His Excellency Eng. Tarek El Molla, regarding the acceleration of the development of the recent Atoll gas discovery. The Atoll discovery (BP 100%) in the North Damietta Offshore Concession in the East Nile Delta, offshore Egypt was announced […]

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DEA farms out part of West Nile Delta project

May 25, 2015 No Comments

DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG has equalized its working interest and farmed down its stake in the West Nile Delta (WND) project in Egypt to its Joint Venture partner and operator BP in order to better balance its portfolio. The deal includes the sale of a portion of DEA’s stake in the ongoing Phase 1 development […]

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BP Expands in Egypt With $240 Million Investment

November 11, 2014 No Comments

BP Egypt has confirmed that it has been awarded two new exploration blocks as a result of the 2013 EGAS bid round. BP and its partners have committed to invest a total of $240 million in the blocks over different phases. Block 3 – North El Mataria is BP’s first entry into the Onshore Nile […]

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