he Atoll project was delivered 33 months after discovery, with test production starting on 2 December 2017, seven months ahead of the original plan, the Atoll field contains an estimated 1.5 trillion cubic feet of gas and 31 million barrels of condensates.
Phase 1 project is an early production scheme (EPS) involving the re completion of an existing exploration well as a producing well, the drilling of two additional wells and the installation of the necessary tie-ins and facilities required to produce from the field.
The project will produce up to 350 million standard cubic feet a day (mmscfd) gas and 10,000 barrels per day (bpd) condensate, production will be processed at the West Harbor facilities and fed into Egypt’s national grid, operator Pharaonic Petroleum Company (PhPC).
Success of the Atoll Phase 1 project could lead to further investment in the Atoll Phase Two full field development.
Author: Suzan Nour