Middle East Economic Survey


No 8



Bapco To Drill 63 Wells In Bahrain Oilfield In 2007-08

Bahrain Petroleum Company (Bapco) is to drill 48 vertical wells and 15 horizontal wells in the Bahrain oilfield in 2007-08, according to plans approved by the management committee. According to the Bapco 2005 Annual Report, a total of 27 wells were completed in 2005 under the shallow well drilling program at the Bahrain oilfield and this helped restrict the natural rate of decline in...