Production builds at Azurite

Offshore staff

STOCKHOLM, Sweden -- Murphy Oil has brought on stream the fourth production well at the deepwater Azurite field off Republic of Congo.

According to partner PA Resources, the new well should bring a sharp increase in output from the field, which should rise further as the remaining wells are brought on stream into operation.

Two further production wells and two water injectors are scheduled to be drilled.

10/08/2010

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