The minister of oil declared the completion of the first stage of Ajeel field in Salahuddeen governorate to produce (5000 to 17000) barrels/ day & more than (100) MSCF of gas.
Mr. Jabbar Ali Hussein Al-Luiebi the minister of oil said that the completion of the first stage of Ajeel oil field in a record time was the result of the national efforts. After the sabotage and full damage by the terrorist gangs, which destroyed the facilities, pipelines, pumping stations and generators. In addition to the burning of many oil & gas fields.
Mr. Al-Luiebi said that the test operation of the field started after the completion of connecting the oil wells to produce (5000) barrels to (17000) barrels per day. He said also that the staff of the north oil company and the other supporting authorities was able to produce (100) MSCF of gas from the field to supply the north oil company with gas to add more quantities to the national production.
Mr. Al-Luiebi praised the faithful national efforts whom are working day & night in-spite of the challenges & hard circumstances to rehabilitate all the sabotaged oil fields by the terrorist gangs.
Mr. Al-Luiebi declared also for new accomplishments in the refining sector to elevate the production capacity of Seeniya refinery to (30,000) barrels/ day, after the rehabilitation of the new unit in the refinery. And elevate the production capacity of Hadeetha refinery to (20,000) barrels/ day, after finishing the rehabilitation of the new workers unit in the north refineries and the supporting authorities.
Source: Ministry of Oil