Genel Energy has announced that testing of the TT-20z well at the Taq Taq field in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq is now complete and saw the successful flow of oil.
The UK-listed company said that the Taq Taq well has entered production at an initial rate of 2,000 bopd, and this figure is expected to rise. With the inclusion of this production, gross production from the Taq Taq field is currently c.15,500 bopd, with Genel’s overall net production now c.39,000 bopd.
The well flowed oil from all three zones tested, with a maximum combined flow rate of c.4,000 bopd with a 40/64” choke
Genel said: "The well is further proof of the remaining potential on the flanks of Taq Taq field."