Uzbekistan boosts gas production at Doya Khatun field
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Dec. 27
By Fakhri Vakilov-Trend:
The US Epsilon Development Company has announced that after hydraulic fracturing on Dec. 26, the flow rate of two wells - Doya Khatun-16 and Doya Khatun-18 at Doya Khatun fields in Bukhara region of Uzbekistan - increased to 200,000 cubic meters of gas per day, Trend reports citing the company's statement.
The hydraulic fracturing was carried out jointly with Uzbekistan’s Uzbekneftegaz JSC oil and gas company.
The daily production rate of the Doya Khatun-16 well increased from 60,000 to 100,000 cubic meters of gas.
The daily production rate of the Doya Khatun-18 well increased from 50,0000 to 100,000 cubic meters of gas.
The main activities of Epsilon are prospecting, exploration, production and transportation of hydrocarbons and flare gas and oil; construction of industrial facilities; construction of transport communications.
One of the missions of the company in Uzbekistan is to develop and progress new and sustainable energy projects, which will serve as a catalyst for socio-economic development at both regional and national levels.
For the implementation of projects in Uzbekistan, a consortium of investors has been established with the Thyssen Krupp (Germany), Epsilon Development Company, and Epsilon Asia Limited (Hong Kong).
In the framework of joint activities, Epsilon has already commenced large-scale exploration at Kultak-Kamashi, Mubarak, Surkhan, Ashibulak, Koskudyk and West Fergana investment blocks.
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