West Delta Deep Marine

  • New Well in 9B Phase Put on Production

    New Well in 9B Phase Put on Production

    Thursday, 7th November 2019

    The Egyptian Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources announced that Silva well in 9B Phase in the West Delta Deep Marine (WDDM) concession has been put on production.

  • Rashpetco, Burullus Gas Complete 9B Phase

    Rashpetco, Burullus Gas Complete 9B Phase

    Sunday, 15th September 2019

    Rashid Petroleum (Rashpetco) and Burullus Gas Company have successfully completed drilling the remaining six wells within the 9B phase of the West Delta Deep Marine (WDDM).

  • Shell Starts Drilling First Exploration Well by End of August

    Shell Starts Drilling First Exploration Well by End of August

    Monday, 26th August 2019

    Shell announced that the “Discoverer India” Drillship will start drilling in the first 6,000 meters deep marine well, West Delta Deep Marine (WDDM) concession by the end of this August.

  • Second stage of WDDM Phase 7 starts gas production

    Second stage of WDDM Phase 7 starts gas production

    Tuesday, 31st January 2012
    BG Egypt today announced gas production had started on 30 January 2012 from the second stage of West Delta Deep Marine (WDDM) Concession Phase 7, representing another successful milestone in the phased development of WDDM.
  • Rashpetco sustains its development wheel

    Rashpetco sustains its development wheel

    Wednesday, 4th January 2012
    Rashid Petroleum Company (Rashpetco) completed the drilling of a new development well, SIMSAT-B2-DA in the West Delta Deep Marine (WDDM) Concession, in the Mediterranean Sea area.
  • West Delta Deep Marine Phase 8a Enters Operations

    West Delta Deep Marine Phase 8a Enters Operations

    Tuesday, 18th October 2011
    BG Egypt today announced the start of gas production on 17 October 2011 from the Phase 8a Deepwater Development Project. The Project is within the West Delta Deep Marine Concession (BG Group 50%, PETRONAS 50%) located approximately 90 kilometres offshore the Nile Delta.
  • Rashpetco deepens in the Mediterranean Area

    Rashpetco deepens in the Mediterranean Area

    Thursday, 29th September 2011
    Rashid Petroleum Company (Rashpetco) completed the drilling of a new development well, Saffron DO, in the West Delta Deep Marine block, in the area of the Mediterranean Sea.
  • Saipem awarded new E&C Offshore contracts worth in excess of $1 billion

    Saipem awarded new E&C Offshore contracts worth in excess of $1 billion

    Monday, 13th June 2011
    Saipem has been awarded new E&C Offshore contracts in Egypt, in the North Sea and in Russia, worth in excess of $1 billion.
  • TDW aids Egypt gas line connections

    TDW aids Egypt gas line connections

    Sunday, 29th May 2011
    T.D. Williamson SA (TDW) announced that it has completed a subsea hot tap intervention operation to facilitate the successful tie-in of a new gas pipeline to an existing pipeline. The new pipeline forms part of the Burullus Gas Company's West Delta Deep Marine (WDDM) Phase VII development project in the Mediterranean Sea.