BG Group starts production at Itaú in Bolivia
READING, United Kingdom -- BG Group has announced the start of commercial gas production from the second phase of the Itaú development in Bolivia.
With first production from Itaú Phase II, BG Group has delivered its promise to bring into production new oil and gas projects in Brazil, the UK, Thailand and Bolivia and to complete large planned maintenance campaigns on core assets in Kazakhstan and the UK.
BG Group Chief Executive Chris Finlayson said: "In February we set clear yet challenging milestones for the year as we focused on safety and excellence in execution. With first commercial production from Itaú Phase II we have now delivered all the milestones we promised, the product of hard work and dedication by the people working across our business. We have achieved what we set out to do, and importantly we have done it safely."