OGDCL carries out 336 Line-km 2D surveys in three months


Oil and Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL) has carried out 336 Line-kilometer 2D seismic surveys in its various operational areas dur-ing first quarter of the current fiscal year, represent-ing 42 per cent of the country’s total 2D seismic data acquired in three months.

“Moreover, the company using in-house resources processed/reprocessed 518 Line km of 2D and 360 sq. km of 3D seismic data,” according to an official report available with APP.

During the period under review, the company in-jected four operated wells, producing 69,770 barrel (BBL) crude oil and 184 million cubic feet (MMCF) gas, in its production gathering system.

“In line with its production strategy to boost oil and gas production, the company injected wells includ-ing Tando Alam-21, Sial-1, Pasakhi12 and Man-grio-2 which cumulatively yielded gross crude oil and gas production of 69,770 barrels and 184 MMcf respectively,” the report said.

Overall, the OGDCL’s production contributed around 47 per cent, 29 per cent and 36 per cent to-wards the country’s total oil, natural gas and Lique-fied Petroleum Gas (LPG) production respectively.

In an effort to arrest natural decline and sustain production from mature wells, the company also carried out 22 work-over jobs comprising three with rig and 19 rig-less.

Moreover to induce improvement in the current well flow parameters, the pressure build-up survey jobs were completed at various wells of producing fields like Mela, Pasahki, Nashpa, Qadirpur and Maru-Reti fields.—APP

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