Exploration & Production

Eni and Libya National Oil Corp. strike oil and gas near Bahr Essalam

Eni and Libya’s National Oil Corp. have made a gas and oil discovery in the Tripoli-Sabratah Basin, 5 km north of the Bahr Essalam development.
By Staff reporter 5 April 2017 0 25379

Eni and Libya’s National Oil Corp. (NOC) have made an oil and gas discovery in the Tripoli-Sabratah Basin, 5 km north of the Bahr Essalam development.

The discovery was made in well B1-16/3, which is located in the offshore D contract area, according to a statement on NOC’s website.

Production test results showed 800 barrels per day of 59 API condensate and 226.5 thousand cubic metres per day (Mcm/d) of gas in the upper zone of the Metlaoui formation.

Around 760 b/d of 58 API condensate was produced...