VOL. XLVI

No 5

3-February-2003

ALGERIA

Anadarko Announces New Oil/Gas Find On Berkine Block 404

Anadarko, Sonatrach and partners Maersk Olie Algeriet AS and Eni/Lasmo Oil (Algeria) Ltd, announced on 29 January an oil discovery at the Hassi Berkine North East (HBNE) prospect on Block 404 of the BerkineBasin. The exploration well, HBNE-1, was drilled to a depth of 3,300ms at a location 5km east of the Hassi Berkine field. The well encountered 16ms of net oil pay in the TAGI reservoir and tested at a...