Offshore UAE gas field set for closure

Dana Gas expects production from its Zora gas field offshore the UAE to cease later this year.

Offshore staff

SHARJAH, UAE – Dana Gas expects production from its Zora gas field offshore the UAE to cease later this year.

Zora was developed via a platform with a subsea pipeline to the shore. Performance of the reservoir was below expectations.

During 2Q 2019, the company expects to spud its first well onEgypt’s deepwater North El Arish (block-6) concession, on the potential multi-tcf Merak prospect.

Dana Gas identified the prospect after acquiring well full fold 3D seismic in late 2015 over North El Arish.

02/14/2019

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