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Wafa Field Ups Production/Increases Gas Supply

Friday, November 8, 2019

As part of the National Oil Corporation (NOC)’s plan to increase crude oil and natural gas production capacity and rates, Mellitah Oil and Gas Company (MOG) tied into production the new A-57 well at its Wafa field on November 5.

The A-57 has a production capacity of 15 million cubic feet per day, which will significantly increase gas supply to the local market. The production surplus will be exported to support the national economy.

Other wells are being drilled in Wafa field, including well A-58. Drilling operations for this well are expected to be completed by mid-December 2019.