Posts Tagged ‘patchawarra’

Oz explorers fail to bag Tomcat

by on September 5, 2012 7:35 pm BST
The Tomcat-1 well, targeting the mid-Birkhead reservoir, found no oil shows, said Senex, which has a 60% interest. Beach has a 40% share.The probe, drilled 1.5 kilometres west of the Snatcher field, hit "good quality Mid-Birkhead reservoir" but found no oil shows and plugged and abandoned the prospect,

Senex spins the drillbit at Skipton

by on August 15, 2012 9:04 am BST
Skipton-1 is the second well to be drilled on Senex’s wholly-owned PEL 516 in a 12-well gas exploration programme across the company’s Cooper basin permits.It is also the first of two unconventional gas exploration wells to be drilled using Weatherford’s 1500-horsepower rig 826.The next well is Kingston Rule-1 in

Rig ordered for Cooper basin wells

by on July 24, 2012 4:56 am BST
The 1500-horsepower rig is contracted to drill the Skipton-1 well in Senex’s wholly-owned PEL 516 permit, and the Kingston Rule-1 well in its 55%-owned and operated PEL 115 permit, in the southern portion of the basin.The wells will be drilled to a total depth of about 3000 metres and extensively

Sasanof-1 flows for Senex

by on July 18, 2012 8:49 am BST
Senex managing director Ian Davies said a peak flow of 178 Mcf during well clean-up activities was a “pleasing” milestone.“The progress to date from Sasanof-1 is very encouraging, and continues to underpin our confidence in proving up a material and world class unconventional gas resource in the South Australian