Sonatrach and Gazprom discover oil and gas in Algeria
Sonatrach, along with its Russian partner Gazprom, has made a new oil and gas find in Block 236b of El Assel area in Algeria’s Berkine Basin
The RSHN-1 exploration well was drilled to a final depth of 4,120 metres. The flow rate of oil and gas were recorded at 8.5 cu/m per hour and 7.930 cu/m per hour respectively, Sonatrach said in a statement.
Sonatrach holds a 51 per cent stake in the RSHN-1 exploration well while the remaining 49 per cent is owned by Gazprom.