Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LI

No 33

18-Aug-2008

TUNISIA

Petrofac Announces Commercial Production From Chergui

UK-based Petrofac announced that it had started commercial production of gas and condensate, on 8 August, from the offshore Chergui field in Tunisia, which it has been developing as operator in partnership with Tunisias national oil firm ETAP. The company said that it expects to maintain the production plateau rate of 20mn cfd for at least four years, with initial gas flows from two...