17, 2011 began gas production from the Phase 8a Deep-Water Development Project in the WDDM
block, held 50% by BGI and 50% by Petronas.
The contract, valued in excess of USD300m, consists of the expansion of the WDDM
facilities, located 95 kilometres offshore Egypt in the Mediterranean Sea and is scheduled to commence in the second quarter of 2011.
The project is designed to maintain overall plateau production for the WDDM
Concession, which is located 95 kilometres offshore Egypt in the Mediterranean.
Location : West Delta, Egypt, Details : BG Egypt, a subsidiary of BG Group, plans to invest up to EGP16.4 billion ($3 billion) on Phase VIII of its West Delta Deep Marine Concession (WDDM
) by mid-2010.
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In the West Delta Deep Marine (WDDM
) Concession BG has enjoyed some spectacular exploration successes and, with the Saffron/Scarab development, has subsequently established itself as one of the industry leaders in the adoption of subsea production technology.
gas] reserves in the Mediterranean Sea and in West Delta Deep Marine (WDDM
) are huge".
"The gas feed comes from the offshore Scarab/Saffron fields on the West Delta Deep Marine (WDDM
) concession held by BG and Petronas, under another five-year accord signed with EGAS.
The gas feedstock is supplied by Egyptian Natural Gas Company Holding (EGAS) from the West Delta Deep Marine (WDDM
) Concession Area and is marketed by Petronas and BG Gas Marketing (BGGM).
The sale comprises the 50% owned on the gas site West Delta Deep Marine (WDDM
), 80km from Alexandria which represents the largest gas project in the Mediterranean area.
The agreement signed by BG (British Gas' erstwhile international division now separated from the purely British branch, Lattice) and the Italian Edison Group (energy and services) on the one hand, and the State-controlled Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC) on the other, will permit the exploitation of the West Delta Deep Marine (WDDM
) offshore site.