BP announced on 25 September that output from its Khazzan field has begun. Full 1bn cfd phase-1 production ought to be achieved in Q1 2018, providing a 20% boost versus Oman’s 2016 output.

Oman gas output got a shot in the arm this week when BP announced production had started at the Khazzan tight gas field on Block 61. BP confirms to MEES that it expects to reach full phase-1 production of 1bn cfd and 25,000 b/d condensate in Q1 2018.

Khazzan is of considerable strategic importance...