The Pearl consortium is ahead of schedule on developing Khor Mor and starting work at Chemchemal. Full development of the 8.5tcf field needs an outlet beyond the KRG.

The Pearl Petroleum consortium (Dana Gas 35%, Crescent Petroleum 35%, OMV 10%, MOL 10%, RWE 10%) says debottlenecking will raise output at its Khor Mor gas field by 80mn cfd to 385mn cfd by October. Longer term Pearl targets 900mn cfd by 2021 following last year’s resolution of a long-running legal dispute with the Iraqi...