West Nile Delta is a producing conventional gas field located in deepwater in Egypt and is operated by BP Egypt. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block North Alexandria Concession, West Mediterranean Deepwater Concession, North Alexandria -2 Block (B) Development Lease, and North Alexandria -1 Block (A) Development Lease, with water depth of 2,132 feet. Buy the profile here.

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An expansion project is associated with the West Nile Delta, namely the Raven Development. This project is currently in the construction stage, expected to start in 2025.

Field participation details

The field is owned by BASF, BP and LetterOne Holdings.

Production from West Nile Delta

The West Nile Delta conventional gas field recovered 28.75% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2027. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2050. The field currently accounts for approximately 11% of the country’s daily output.

Contractors involved in the West Nile Delta conventional gas field

Some of the key contractors involved in the West Nile Delta project as follows.

Main EPC: Schlumberger and Subsea 7

Other Contractors: TWMA and DeepTech Oil Services FZ

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This content was updated on 14 May 2024

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