Exploration hums as Sudan's oil output reaches pipeline capacity

08/26/2002
Oil production is exceeding expectations, and development and exploration programs are advancing, said a member of the Sudan consortium Greater Nile Petroleum Operating Co.GNPOC's southern Sudan fields in the Muglad basin averaged 242,400 b/d in the second quarter of 2002, up 3% on first quarter 2002 and 14% higher than second quarter 2001, said Talisman Energy Inc., Calgary. Further increases are expected. Production has not reached 500,000 b/d as incorrectly reported (OGJ, June 24, 2002, p. 36).Exploration is in full swing. Talisman announced a 2002 capital budget of $115 million for its 25% stake in the project. That included start-up of Munga field, commencement of water injection...
read-story

Why Register?

Non-subscribers can only view whitepapers by providing name, home and email address, phone number and other information and comment on/rate articles.

Why Subscribe?

Oil & Gas Journal subscribers with login credentials can access these premium features of OGJ Online:

  • Current Issue – an html version of the current week's issue of Oil & Gas Journal.
  • Past Issues – An Electronic OGJ Archive. A keyword-searchable archive of all issues of Oil & Gas Journal dating back to 1990; also searchable by issue date.
  • Market Journal – a weekly round-up of the oil and gas markets, with observations from leading analysts.
  • Editor's Perspective – a short article of insight and opinion by the Editor of Oil & Gas Journal.
  • OGJ Industry Stats – quick access to current industry statistics from Oil & Gas Journal.
  • OGJ Survey Downloads - quick access to exclusive reports from Oil & Gas Journal.

 

Subscriber Help or Subscribe

Oil & Gas Journal Subscribers: Have your subscription number (from the mailing label on the cover of your Oil & Gas Journal) and e-mail address ready to set up your online account through Customer Service Assistant.

If you're not an Oil & Gas Journal subscriber, start a subscription and gain access to the subscriber areas of OGJ Online now.

Stay Connected