Offshore UAE gas field set for closure

Feb. 14, 2019
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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