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About us


About UGDC

United Gas Derivatives Company was established to receive the gas produced from North Port Said, Ras El Bar and Temsah concessions through the gas treatment plants of El Gamil and Ha'py in order to extract the NGL and produce propane, LPG and Condensates.


Originally, The liquid propane is stored in the refrigerated tank at Damietta to be exported to the international market through marine vessels. While the LPG and the condensate are pumped to the relevant pipeline network owned by EGPC for local consumption.


Currently, The liquid propane is transferred to the Egyptian Propylene & PolyPropylene Company (EPPC) for petrochemical industry to maximize foreign currencies returns and added value. EPP is producing Propylene and the UGDC existing Damietta facilities are modified to be utilized to import Propane "The project is under commissioning" in addition to export  the excess commercial propane to international market through marine vessels. 

Work Locations

  • Company Main Office is located in Fifth Settlement, New Cairo.
  • Port Said NGL Plant is located on the Mediterranean Sea to the West of Port Said.
  • Propane shipping and exporting facilities are located within New Damietta Port.
  • A pipeline with a diameter of 10 inches and 51 kilometers long connects the NGL plant in Port Said with Damietta facilities.

The construction of Port Said NGL Plant in addition to Damietta Shipping & Exporting Facilities is considered as a strong example of the Egyptian Petroleum Sector’s ability to absorb and apply modern technology in the gas industry with all the related international codes and standards throughout all project phases.
The design and construction considered to achieve the highest safety standards during execution and operation.
The NGL plant at Port Said was built on an area of 115 fedans while Damietta export facilities dedicated area is approximately 870,000 M2.


The expansion in the production of the Natural Gas Derivatives Liquids which has a positive impact in fulfilling the local market needs and the progress & enhancement of the Petrochemicals industry in Egypt.


Adding value to the natural gas value chain by extracting natural gas liquids through the processing of 1300 MMSCFD feed gas received from the Mediterranean concessions of BP and ENI treated in HA’PY and El-Gamil facilities.
Participating in the production of LPG consumed in the local market & Also, to export propane which leads to the support of the national economy.
Transferring technologies and applications in various production disciplines and to create new work opportunities and specialized technical qualifications.
Maximizing the best utilization of Egypt’s natural gas resources through the implementation of a system to achieve the maximum production rates from gas derivatives with high economic value.

United Gas Derivatives Company policy represented in getting HSE right is a crucial area of UGDC business and risk management. Good performance in the areas of health, safety and...
UGDC has made different contributions to community in the following fields:
• Cultural: The company has contributed in the support of the Child Library at the...