Torche Gas GPL Zcina - From Hassi Messaoud - Ouargla, Algeria
The Torche Gas GPL Zcina and Hassi Messaoud-Ouargal gas storage and production centers in Ouargla, Algeria are operational oil and gas facilities that are run in cooperation between Sonatrach, a large Algerian oil and gas conglomerate and several international oil companies. The facilities are used to process and store a variety of hydrocarbon products from the oilfields of southern Algeria. There are several wells around the site and associated pipelines which transport the natural gas, oil and other products to nearby sites. Safety procedures are strictly followed in order to prevent accidents and oil spills. Visitors to the site can appreciate the industrial atmosphere and get an insight into the oil and gas industry operations.