Sui gas field
|Sui gas field|
|Operator||Pakistan Petroleum Limited|
|Start of production||1955|
|Current production of gas||448×106 cu ft/d (12.7×106 m3/d)|
|Estimated gas in place||2,000×109 cu ft (57×109 m3)|
|Producing formations||Sui Main Limestone, Sui Upper Limestone, Pab Sandstone, Habibrahi limestone|
The gas field was discovered in the late 1952 and the commercial exploitation of the field began in 1955.
Sui gas field accounts for 6% of Pakistan's gas production. Remaining reserves are estimated to be at about 2 trillion cubic feet (57×109 m3) and the daily production is around 604 million cubic feet (17.1×106 m3).
The operator of the field is Pakistan Petroleum Limited.
The SUI Gas pipelines repeatedly get attacked by the terrorists that is why as a protective measure, Chief of Army Staff Ashfaq Pervez Kayani has ordered that Frontier Corps (FC) will take charge of Sui gas fields.
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