The first phase of Nasr oil field offshore Abu Dhabi will be producing 22,000 b/d by yearend, according to United Arab Emirates news agency WAM.
Oil flow began on Jan. 24 with the first well flowing at 6,000 b/d. Oil is transported by subsea pipeline to Das Island for storage and export.
Phase one includes two wellhead towers, a manifold tower, and solar-powered control systems. Facilities are remotely operated from Umm Shaif super complex.
Nasr is about 130 km northwest of Abu Dhabi city.