British Petroleum and shell planned to double production of oil and gas fields in southern Iraq

2016/05/25 17:41


Petrol companies stressed on Wednesday issued their intention to double the production of oil and gas from fields in southern Iraq.

British Minister of State for energy and climate change, Andrey lidsom, in comments during the 10th oil Iraq currently held in London, according to the rkson news Rigzone website specialized in energy, and I've followed it (range), "British Petroleum BP are trying to increase the production rate at Rumaila field in southern Iraq three times.

Vice President revealed his shell and Iraq Branch Manager, Marcus Antonini, according to the website, "faith drill more wells in Iraq's southern oil field, Majnoon, to double production," adding that "shell is also working to help Basra gas company to reach a production of 700 million cubic feet of gas per day by the end of the current 2016, with expectations to reach billion cubic feet per day.

The oil Ministry has signed a contract, (23 November 2011), with British, Dutch Shell to address the associated gas in the southern fields after approval by the Council of Ministers (15 November 2011), establish the Basra gas company which will handle oil-associated gas from the fields of Rumaila, Zubair and West Qurna South gas company jointly owned by the oil Ministry 51 percent and Royal Dutch Shell company 44 percent Japanese Mitsubishi by 5 percent.

The crazy field, is one of the largest oil fields in the world, estimated backup, according to the Iraqi Government, speculation about 38 billion barrels.