Inside bonga north west

Bonga North West - overview

Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company Ltd (SNEPCo) is producing oil from the Bonga North West field, which lies at a depth of more than 1,000 metres (3,300 feet).

Building lasting deep-water expertise

Discover how the Bonga North West project is unlocking a door to new skills for Nigerians such as Vivian Eguabor, as well as delivering vital energy resources.

Ensuring safety for all

How do you work 4 million hours without a single injury? Bonga North West project team members in Nigeria describe the making of a strong safety culture.

A tight fit in icy depths

See how engineers slotted together huge pieces of oil and gas production equipment, more than 1,000 metres under the ocean, while existing production kept flowing.

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Unlocking energy from deep water

We are helping to meet the world’s growing need for energy with oil and natural gas found kilometres below the ocean’s surface.

Mastering deep-water challenges

We have a long history of innovating to unlock energy safely and efficiently from ever-deeper beneath the sea.

The energy future

How will the world produce more, cleaner energy to power our homes and cities, and fuel our vehicles in decades to come?