Petrogulf Misr announced that it is using a special technological study to determine the exact composition of rock fragments in its acquisition area in Gebel El Zeit concession. This study would help the company resolves the quantities of the crude oil in the producing layers in order to boost the production during the 3rd quarter of the fiscal year of 2010-2011.

Egypt Oil and Gas Newspaper learned that this study would cost $350,000, as the company aims to increase the current production that stands at 6000 barrels of oil per day.