August 6, 2008

Iran: Gas Production Boost in Darkhoveyn Field

Text of report by Iranian official government news agency IRNA

The director of Arvandan Oil and Gas Company of Darkhoveyn oil field has said: With the exploitation of the second phase of the development project of Darkhoveyn oil field, there will be an increase of 125 million cubic feet to the gas production of this field.

On Wednesday [6 August] Bahman E'tedali said to IRNA correspondent that at the moment the gas capacity of this field is 155 million cubic meter and he added: With the addition of this amount of gas, the total amount will be 280 million cubic feet.

He added: At the moment there are 28 wells on this field, 23 of which are for oil production, four of them are injection wells and one of them is for the injection of surface waters.

Originally published by Islamic Republic News Agency, Tehran, in Persian 0852 6 Aug 08.

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