Repsol group has Illizi basin gas discovery

A group led by Repsol SA has made a gas discovery at the first well of a five-well exploratory program in the Illizi basin in eastern Algeria.

The Tihalatine South-1 well tested at the rate of 3.7 MMcfd at a depth of 1,073 m on the Sud-Est Illizi block. Interests in the block are Repsol 25.725%, Enel SpA 13.475%, and GDF Suez 9.8%. Algeria’s Sonatrach has 51%.

Repsol noted that in Algeria it has production at Issaouane and Tin Fouye Tabankort fields. Algeria awarded the Sud-Est Illizi block in 2010.

Related Articles

Tethys reports second successful gas well in Kazakhstan

03/20/2014 Tethys Petroleum Ltd. reported the success of the second shallow gas exploration well of its 2014 program on the Akkulka block in the Caspian regio...

BOEM: Firms bid $850 million in high bids in central gulf lease sale

03/19/2014 The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management reported that its central Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 231 received 380 bids from 50 companies on 326 blocks,...

CNOOC makes gas discovery in Qiongdongnan basin

03/19/2014

CNOOC Ltd. has made a natural gas discovery in the east Lingshui Sag of the deepwater area in the South China Sea’s Qiongdongnan basin.

Cairn, FAR to drill exploration wells offshore Senegal

03/19/2014

FAR Ltd., Perth, will participate in the drilling of two deepwater exploration wells offshore Senegal next month.

Careers at TOTAL

Careers at TOTAL - Videos

More than 600 job openings are now online, watch videos and learn more!

 

Click Here to Watch

Other Oil & Gas Industry Jobs

Search More Job Listings >>
Stay Connected