Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 20

14-May-2007

KUWAIT

KOC Says No Production Impact From Fire At Burgan Field Gas Manifold

Production from the Burgan oil and gas field was not affected when a fire broke out in a gas control unit in a gathering facility on 7 May, KUNA reported. According to Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) spokesman ʹAli al-Shimari, one worker was injured in the incident. He said pressure in the manifold had been reduced at the time of the fire, preventing the spread of flames to...