Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 7

12-Feb-2007

EGYPT

Apaches Syrah 5X Well In Western Desert Tests At 47.6Mn CFD

Apache Corporation on 7 February said the Syrah 5X appraisal well in the Western Desert test-flowed at 47.6mn cfd of gas from the Jurassic Lower Safa formation, extending the Syrah field to the northwest. The well tested the lower 50ft of Lower Safa pay on a 1in choke with 2,599psi of flowing wellhead pressure from perforations between 14,210ft and 14,260ft. The Syrah field is...