Sarsang Block Oil and Ga (DFC-SARSANG)

  • Iraq
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • US International Development Finance Corporation (DFC)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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HKN Energy Ltd.
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
  • Construction
  • Energy
  • Mining
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Amount (USD)
Not Disclosed
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ DFC website

Updated in EWS Aug 21, 2020

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Project Description

According to bank documents, the Project involves the expansion of the Sarsang oil field development, including the drilling of up to 5 new wells, construction of a 21 km oil pipeline and the installation of a 25,000 bpd oil processing facility. The Project also involves the construction of ancillary infrastructure including worker accommodation, access roads and a flare designed to combust 17.250 million scf of associated gas per day. 

Investment Description
Private Actor 1 Private Actor 1 Role Private Actor 1 Sector Relation Private Actor 2 Private Actor 2 Role Private Actor 2 Sector
- - - - HKN Energy Ltd. Client -

Contact Information

HKN Energy
278 English Village
Erbil, Iraq