Area Drilling

AlgeriaSonatrach tested a gas discovery in the Reggane basin in the west central part of the country.Azse-1 flowed at a rate of 17,083 cu m of gas per hour (14.5 MMcfd) at 1,900 psi stabilized wellhead pressure.The positive results registered so far with several wells have confirmed the gas potential of the Reggane basin, Sonatrach said. This latest discovery is the second achieved this year in the basin following the first in May. It also represents Sonatrach's fourth hydrocarbon find (two of gas and two of oil) this year.The center of the Reggane basin lies about 400 km west of In Salah, where BP and Sonatrach are developing a gas project in the Timimoun and Ahnet basins (OGJ Online...

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