[ Xin Hua News, June 13, 2002 ] In Dabchag Township in Ushin Banner of Ordos City, Inner
Mongolia, the first engineering phase of the Surig Gas Field
is under urgent construction. This is the world's largest
full-load gas field that the country has ascertained so far.
Changqing Oil Field, a branch company of Petro-China, entered
the area in 1999 to explore and open up the gas field. Up
to now, drilling of 69 wells has been completed, and a total
amount of 602.5 billion cubic meters of gas reserve is ascertained.
Purifying Factory No. 2 of Gas Recovering Factory No. 1, Chanqing
Oil Field, is located in Shuiqingwan Village of Narin'gol
Township in Ushin Banner. According to factory director Liu
Feng, they are in charge of the purifying processes such as
separating, filtering, desulphurization, and dehydration.
After the production has passed quality control steps, it
will be transported to the Beijing-Tianjin area and to Hohhot
city. The waste water that is created during the production
process will be re-processed, and after it is up to the standard,
will be injected underground. The waste gas, after it goes
through the burning process and is up to the national standard,
will be exhausted into the air. Since the first phase of the
project was put into production at the factory on October
28 of last year, it has transported nearly 600 million cubic
meters of commodity gas, and the quota is up to standard by
100%. At present the second phase of project has also been