20 Mar 2019 17:55

Commercial gas inflow attained at another well at Galkynysh field in Turkmenistan

ASHGABAT. March 20 (Interfax) - Turkmengaz, Turkmenistan's state oil company, has achieved major commercial inflow of natural gas with a daily rate of 1.868 million cubic meters at Well 301 at the Galkynysh gas field, according to an electronic publication of the country's oil-and-gas complex.

The inflow achieved at a depth of 4,496-4,342 meters.

This is not Turkmengaz's first success at Galkynysh this year. In January, an inflow of 1.94 mcm was achieved at Well 262.

Turkmengazburenie is currently carrying out drilling work at eight wells at the deposit.