Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Phase One Drilling Complete on Zohr - PETROLEUM AFRICA

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

First flows from the Zohr field off the coast of Egypt have moved a step closer as the operator, ENI, has completed drilling work on all eight wells in the first phase of the development.

ENI, who is partnered with BP and Rosneft on the Shorouk Concession where the Zohr field is located, is currently focusing on setting up the pipeline that will transport the gas for processing.

Natural gas production from Zohr field is expected to reach its peak in 2020, at a rate of 2.7 Bcf/d.