West Nile Delta is a producing conventional gas field located in deepwater in Egypt and is operated by BP Egypt. 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.
Field participation details
The field is owned by LetterOne Holdings, BASF and BP.
Production from West Nile Delta
The West Nile Delta conventional gas field recovered 10.87% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2021. The peak production was approximately 15 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 1,000 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 4% of the country’s daily output.
Remaining recoverable reserves
The field is expected to recover 857.66 Mmboe, comprised of 48.94 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 4,852.29 bcf of natural gas reserves. West Nile Delta conventional gas field reserves accounts 0.28% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional gas fields globally.
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