The Ministry of Petroleum and Minieral Resources announced today Sunday ‘Nedoco’ development well، in Nawras gas field، has entered production with around 180 million cubic feet of gas and 1،500 barrels of condensates per day.
This will help in increasing the number of gas producing wells in the Nawras field to 14 wells with a total production of 1.2 billion cubic feet of gas and 8،500 barrels of condensates per day. This came in a report submitted to Petroleum Minister Tarek el Molla by Belayim Petroleum Co. (Petrobel) Chairman Atef Hassan، within the continuous follow-up to increase the gas production in Egypt.
The operation of a new well comes as part of efforts to develop new finds and put them on the production map to increase local output of petroleum and natural gas، the report said. The report added that all works related to drilling the new well، Nedoco، and extending the production lines required for linking it with production facilities have been completed within a short period less than two months.