Commissioning of Bouri Offshore Field Delayed till Next June

MEES learns from official Libyan sources that Libya's off- shore Bouri field, operated by Italy's Agip, is now projected to start production in May-June 1988 instead of the previously announced schedule of December 1987 (MEES, 15 June). It is understood that delays have been encoun- tered in the modification program being carried out in Italy on the Libyan owned storage vessel Sloug.

The Bouri field is scheduled to...