April 9 (Reuters) - BP PLC:
* BP SAYS TO DEVELOP SECOND PHASE OF OMAN’S KHAZZAN GAS FIELD
* BP SAYS GHAZEER DEVELOPMENT TO BRING KHAZZAN PRODUCTION TO AN ESTIMATED 1.5 BCF/D GAS
* The Ghazeer project is expected to come onstream in 2021 and deliver an additional 0.5 bcf/d and over 15,000 bpd condensate production. Drilling on the first three development wells has begun, following appraisal drilling on Ghazeer last year. Initial construction work has already started at Khazzan to accommodate a third gas train and associated infrastructure.
* The Khazzan and Ghazeer developments are expected to deliver total production of 10.5 tcf of gas and around 350 million barrels of condensate through the end of concession. Further company coverage: