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.

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 24.68% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2021. The peak production was approximately 15.00 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 1,000.00 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2049. The field currently accounts for approximately 10% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 725.00 Mmboe, comprised of 37.99 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 4,122.05 bcf of natural gas reserves. West Nile Delta conventional gas field reserves accounts 0.25% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional gas fields globally.

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