Eni: Libya's El Feel oilfield is secure

Alwasat - Cairo Tue 26 Feb 2019, 07:05 AM
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El Feel oilfield located in southwest Libya, is operated by state-owned NOC (National Oil Corp) and Italian multinational Eni, and features output totaling roughly 75,000 barrels per day.

“At no stage was El Feel field staff or facilities at risk. No impact on activities has been reported, the field is producing regularly,” said a spokesperson for Eni, according to news site Kallanish Energy.

“The Libyan National has peacefully extended control over Al Feel oilfield, we are securing the location, and it will be handed over to oil facilities guards shortly,” tweeted the forces spokesman Thursday.

Last Thursday, the Karama operations room of the Libyan National Army, led by Marshal Khalifa Haftar, announced it had take control of El Feel oilfield, "peacefully" and securing it, in preparation for handing over it to the oil facilities guards.

In response to questions from the Kalanish Energy News, the Eni spokesman said the production activities in El Feel oilfield were not affected in any way, noting that the production process in the field is regular.

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