Libya’s Sirte Oil Company development drilling increases production
Libya’s Sirte Oil Company development drilling increases productionBy Sami Zaptia. London, 15 May 2019:Sirte Oil Company (SOC), a wholly owned subsidiary of Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC), has completed successful development drilling of well FF03-6 of the Gargaf gas formation within the Istiklal oilfield, the NOC reported yesterday. The NOC says that it is actively promoting development drilling across the Libyan oil sector is actively promoted within its framework of ongoing efforts to increase and maintain production and ensure regular gas supply to coastal region power plants. The testing of this well was conducted on 12 May and drilled utilizing Aphron technology – a modern drilling fluid system utilized under the supervision of the Al-Jowfe Service Company, the NOC reported. It released the following the technical details:Choke diameter: 64/32 inchCondensates production rate: 263 bpdGas production rate: 7,103 MMSCFDChoke diameter: 40/64 inchCondensates production rate: 328 bpdGas production rate: 11,725 MMSCFDChoke diameter: 64/48 inchCondensates production rate: 455bpdGas production rate: 13,979 MMSCFDIt said that well completion is to be finalised using production pipelines and well-accessories designed according to specific reservoir conditions.