The opening of projects to invest associated gas fields Maysan Oil

2016/8/14 19:49


Senior agent for the oil ministry Fayad Hassan blessing inaugurated three projects contribute to the reduction of gas flaring associated with operations in Bazerkan fields and Abu West and loose change, within the oil fields of Missan Oil Company.

The agent said in a statement for the oil ministry said in a statement received by all of Iraq [where] a copy of it on Sunday that "this project is a real beginning to invest associated in the province of Maysan and gas lies the importance of these projects, which opened today, providing new quantities of gas to supplement the power plants electric power as well as reducing environmental pollution, "Mnohna that" the ministry started the day Bhkulai Bazerkan and loose change, and will include at a later time all the oil fields in the province, which is one of the most promising gas production in the provinces. "

For his part, Director General of Oil Company Maysan Adnan Nochi, "it was the opening of the gas sweetening project capacity of 35 million cubic feet a record in Bazerkan field and project product gas treatment fields Abu West and loose change up to 70 million standard cubic feet along with the accompanying oil operations in the field of water treatment project Bazerkan, as has been the opening of the administrative building, created by the company (CNOOC) for the staff of the run Maysan fields, which includes more than 400 employees work for the Office of the Authority. "

He said the projects that have been opened will work to reduce the associated processes of oil production, gas flaring and thus will address the environmental bottlenecks in the oil fields areas, "adding that" this project is the first step to reduce the burning of associated gas through his investment company operates on direct projects Other similar Halfaya field, which will provide additional quantities of gas production could reach 250 million standard cubic feet. "

For his part, he said ministry spokesman Assem Jihad said the ministry has completed the task of development projects to invest in associated gas fields, Bazargan and loose change, and Abu western oil in Maysan province.

The Jihad that "the project is part of the ministry's plan and seeks to increase gas production through the development and rehabilitation of crude oil production plants that contribute to reduce waste in the burning of gas," Mnohna "These projects will provide the fuel gas, the amount of 10 million standard cubic feet per day to operate the gas generating unit in Bazargan field capacity of 60 MW of electric power to supplement the national grid, and this amount is expected to increase for the operation of other units in the same energy. "

The Oil Ministry announced on 20 March 2016 first export surplus charge for the local need of gas condensate [Alkondnci] by a Panamanian tanker, then carried beyond the export of four other shipments through the oil marketing company SOMO], while the Oil Ministry announced the end of the month of July for export two shipments of the new liquid and gas condensate gas through the southern ports in Basra.

** Somewhat of an extended version of an earlier article with a few more details **