Eni has efficiently drilled the primary exploration effectively within the North El Hammad license, within the typical Egyptian waters of the Nile Delta, on the prospect referred to as Bashrush.
Italy’s Eni is the operator of the block with BP and Total as companions.
Eni mentioned on Wednesday that the brand new discovery is situated in 22 meters of water depth, 11 km from the coast and 12 km North-West from the Nooros discipline and about 1 km west of the Baltim South West discipline, each already in manufacturing.
The effectively found a single 152 meters thick gasoline column inside the Messinian age sandstones of the Abu Madi formation with wonderful petrophysical properties. The effectively shall be examined for manufacturing.
According to Eni, the invention of Bashrush demonstrates the numerous gasoline and condensate potential of the Messinian formations on this sector of the Egyptian Offshore shallow waters.
The discovery of Bashrush additional extends to the west the gasoline potential of the Abu Madi formation reservoirs found and produced from the so-called “Great Nooros Area”.
Eni eyes fast-track choices
Eni, along with its companions BP and Total, in coordination with the Egyptian Petroleum Sector, will start screening the event choices of this new discovery.
The intention is to fast-track manufacturing via synergies with the world’s present infrastructures.
In parallel with the event actions related to this new discovery, Eni will proceed to discover the “Great Nooros Area”.
Another effectively is deliberate to be drilled this 12 months. The exploration effectively is named Nidoco NW-1 DIR, situated within the Abu Madi West concession.
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