Middle East Economic Survey


No 16



Apaches Zaina-2 Well In East Bahariya Tests 1,067 B/D

Apache Corporation on 9 April said its Zaina-2 well in its 100%-owned East Bahariya concession in the West Desert tested 1,067 b/d from a 12ft oil pay in the Abu Roash G-10 sand. The field discovery well, Zaina-1, tested 1,165 b/d in July 2005 from 55ft of oil pay in the Upper Bahariya sand. The Abu Roash G-10 sand is a new producing zone in the field, Apache said. The Abu Roash G-10...