Touat

Touat

 

(or Tuat), a group of oases in the Algerian Sahara, in Saoura Wilaya. It is located west of the Plateau du Tademai’t, in the valley of Oued Messaoud; it extends for 170 km. Its center is at Adrar (population, 3,500). Population, about 54,000 (1968) in 135 settlements. There is oasis land cultivation; groundwater is collected in underground culverts (foggarah). Date palms (more than 550,000 trees), cereals, vegetables, and tobacco are cultivated; some of the dates are shipped via the trans-Saharan highway.

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Touat gas development, in Algeria, due onstream imminently: commissioning complete and ready to commence gas exports.
Les habitants du Touat (Adrar) renouent, a l'avenement de chaque mois de Ramadhan, avec "Tekerkeba", un rite jalousement preserve.
[16.] Hussein Kazemi., Murat Uysal., Farid Touat.i, and Harald has, 2015.
On the Algerian side, the date trade was traditionally in the hands of native Algerian Arabs, such as the Chaamba, from Algeria's northeastern desert regions, and the small semi-nomadic tribes of Tidikelt (In Salah) and Touat. However, with the border closed and no trucks allowed to head south, the Nigerien truckers soon found themselves with insufficient funds.
Touat et al., "Topology of the fibrinolytic system within the mural thrombus of human abdominal aortic aneurysms," Journal of Pathology, vol.
Sonatrach aims to increase gas production from the established In Salah project and the commencement of production on the Timimoun and Touat fields.
[USPRwire, Thu Jul 30 2015] Algeria Touat Project Panorama, GlobalData's latest release, presents a comprehensive overview of the asset.
Being developed by GdF-Suez (65%) with Sonatrach having 35%), the Touat field of tight gas is to be on stream by 2017 with a 4.5 BCM/y capacity in the south-west of Algeria.
Evaluation preliminaire des caracteristiques inflorescentielles de quelques palmiers dattiers males de la region de Touat au Sud-Ouest algerien.
Sonatrach and partner France's GDF plan to start pumping from the Touat field in the next three years with a capacity of 12 million cubic metres.
These exports will be fuelled by a steadily growing gas production, with projects such as Menzel Ledjmet Est, Touat, Ain Tsila, Reggane Nord and Timimoun set to come online in the next few years.