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QGPC Invites Bids for Plugging Gas Leaks In North Gas Field Wells

The Qatar Petroleum Corporation (QGPC) has invited bids from internationalfirms to study and evaluate the problem of the recently noted gas leaks whichhave developed in 14 of the 16 wells drilled in the North Gas Field as part ofits development project. The firms in question, which include Total-CFP/ElfAquitaine of France and Mobil of the US, are to make proposals and carry out thenecessary...