Sharp hike in gas production at Hazira thanks to Niko

Vol 6, PW 8 (19 Jun 02) News in Brief
     

Gas and condensate production at the Niko Resources-GSPC operated Hazira field has risen sharply since the consortium began operations in 1995-96.

Year Gas (million cubic metres) Condensate (thousand tonnes) 1995-96 7.45 Nil 1996-97 21.73 0.02 1997-98 57.35 0.26 1998-99 109.20 0.23 1999-2000 167.90 0.24 2000-01 291.82 0.43 2001-02 612.01 0.272 Total 1,267.46 1.452 Current gas production at Hazira is 2.5m cm/d while condensate production is 1.68 tonnes per day. So far, the consortium has drilled20 wells.