Exploration & Production

First well starts up at Libya’s Bahr Essalam Phase 2

Libya’s National Oil Corp. and Eni have started up the first well of Bahr Essalam Phase 2.
By Staff reporter 5 July 2018 0 31620

Libya’s National Oil Corp. and Eni have started up the first well of Bahr Essalam Phase 2, the Italian company said in a statement on Thursday.

Two further wells will begin production within a week and an additional seven wells are due to come onstream by October.

Phase 2 will increase production by 11.3 million cubic metres per day (MMcm/d), bringing total field production to 31.1 MMcm/d.