Minister of Petroleum Tarek El Molla visited Zohr field’s onshore gas processing plant at Port Said to follow up on the project’s current developments, Egypt Oil & Gas reports.

Field operator Eni is currently completing the fifth, sixth and seventh production units, which will allow the plant to process over 3 billion cubic feet per day (bcf/d) by 2019.

During the visit, the minister reviewed the company’s work since the field’s discovery, and assessed its progress towards completing the second phase of the project.

El Molla also attended the opening of the main managerial building and a mosque.