Oil exploration and exploitation in the oilfields of Mala and Thar Jath
pose serious threats to human beings, livestock and the environment," Klaus Stieglitz told AFP .
Apart from rising production on the GNPOC fields in the Muglad Basin, the Thar Jath
field on Block 5A, which is operated by Swedish company Lundin Petroleum, should contribute an additional 40,000 b/d.
Ian H Lundin, President, comments, "The rights issue was planned as part of the spin-off of Lundin Petroleum from Lundin Oil and will enable us to kick start the development of the large Thar Jath
field on Block 5A in Sudan.
The Greater Pioneer Operating Company (GPOC), made-up of the China National Petroleum Corporation, Petronas of Malaysia, and India's ONGC Videsh, hastily halted production, about one-fifth of South Sudan's total, and evacuated staff when fighting erupted at the Unity and Thar Jath
Blocks 1, 2 and 5A host the known Unity, Heglig and Thar Jath
oilfields that have estimated oil in place of circa 600 million, 550 million and 1 billion barrels respectively.
Block 5B has an oilfield, Thar Jath
, discovered in March 2001 by Lundin.
Further exploration potential exists with numerous prospects and leads located on trend with the existing Thar Jath
Hundreds of civilians died of cross fire or by ethnic-based targeted killings in Juba, Bor, Akobo, Bentiu, Rubkona, and Thar Jath
behind at Yarmouth last month and ran well on her latest start when third, beaten three and a half lengths, to Ouija Board in the Group 3 Princess Royal Stakes.
A significant new oil discovery was made on the Thar Jath
structure earlier in the year and has been followed up with a successful appraisal well.
491/5-6 between Jath
Road - Dhalgaon station on Kurduwadi - Miraj section by providing subway size 5 m x 4.
Oil mining employees walk near the first well to restart production in the Thar Jath
field in Unity state on 6 April 2013 (HANNAH MCNEISH/AFP/Getty Images)