Middle East Economic Survey


No 5



Gulf Keystone Announces HBH-4 Test Results

AIM-listed Gulf Keystone Petroleum and its partners on the Hassi Ba Hamou (HBH) gas field in Algeria announced on 31 January that drilling on the HBH-4 appraisal well had been completed and the well tested. The drilling began on 16 December to a total depth of 1,011ms (MEES, 21 January). A production test has been carried out on reservoirs of Devonian age. A stabilized flow rate of 12,800 cu...