Petrodisouq Petroleum Company plans to drill Ibn Younes 2 well soon, Nasr Yassien, Operations General Manager and Board Member, stated in a press release.

This announcement was made during his inspection tour to the company’s worksites and fields. While inspecting the Sino Tharwa 2 drilling rig, Yassien mentioned that the rig will be put to work in the coming days to dig the development well Ibn Younes 2.

Yassien commented that “sino Tharwa 2 rig shall drill Ibn Younes 2 in the Eastern part of Ibn Younes field with original gas-in-place (OGIP) 28 billion cubic feet (bcf) and recovery factor of 60%. this means it will produce around 17 bcf which extend the life of the company and increase production to 50 million standard cubic feet (mmscf).”

He also stressed that it is absolutely necessary to adhere to all procedures that ensure efficient workflow and achieve the highest safety rates. He emphasized the achieving production strategic goals should be done in line with health, safety, and environmental (HSE) measures.

Yassien also followed up on the workflow at the treatment plant in Gharbia Governorate and inspected the installation of the new compressor in the main treatment plant. 

“The new compressor will add the low press wells to production and resume its productivity like SD-1X and SD-12X which increase the production with Ibn Younes 2 to max plant capacity,” Yassien added.