NOC confirms control of Shader oil field leak

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NOC confirms control of Shader oil field leak

October 23, 2019 - 13:48
Written by: SafaAlharathy

The National Oil Corporation (NOC) said Tuesday that the work team of Sirte Oil and Gas Company and Al-Waha Oil Company had succeeded to control the leak that occurred in the Shader oil field.

"A group of engineers and technicians from both companies made a quick intervention and carried out all the necessary maintenance work to stop the leaking from the well in order to avoid any environmental damage," the NOC confirmed in a statement, ensuring that the incident has caused no environmental harm.

The NOC has confirmed that the maintenance work carried out to control the leak ended on October 20.