Beyond the Headlines: May 7, 2012

Exxon-IDC ink W. Qurna deal Dhi Qar plans new airport Oil Ministry signs equipment deals IEI signs MoU for Iraq oil schools
Flares at the Nassiriya oil field, which is producing more than 10,000 bpd. Its short-term target is 40,000 bpd, but has encountered problems with its pumps. (STAFF/Iraq Oil Report)

Exxon-IDC ink W. Qurna deal

BASRA – State-owned Iraq Drilling Company (IDC) signed a 20 well, $100 million contract with ExxonMobil for work on the West Qurna 1 field.

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