Offshore Egypt Gas Discovery At North Sinai Concession

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#1-Nour New Field Wildcat (NFW)
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A new gas discovery in the Nour North Sinai Concession in offshore Egypt was announced by Eni. The #1-Nour New Field Wildcat (NFW) was drilled to 5,914 m and hit 33 m of gross sandstone pay and an estimated gas column of 90 m in Oligocene Tineh. Additional testing is planned. Eni is the operator and holds 40%, and partners in the prospect are BP Plc, 25%, Mubadala Petroleum LLC, 20%, and Tharwa Petroleum Co., 15%