Posts Tagged ‘said-the-well’

Premier comes up dry at Spaniards East

by on November 6, 2012 7:45 am BST
The Spaniards East well was drilled in UK Block 15/21 to a total depth of 10,694 feet using the semi-submersible drilling rig WilPhoenix.Premier said the well intersected 75 feet of Jurassic sands but logs revealed them to be water wet.As a result, the well will now be plugged and abandoned

Mubadala tries again with Kinnaree wildcat

by on October 31, 2012 6:15 am BST
The $7.5 million Manora-5 probe in Block G1/48 was sunk to test a separate structure to the Manora oilfield development but failed to find any significant evidence of hydrocarbons.The company then revised its 2012 Gulf of Thailand exploration drilling programme to add in the Kinnaree-1 well before the Ensco 85 moves

More promising signs at Atzam-4

by on October 12, 2012 2:51 am BST
Citation announced on Friday that Atzam-4 had reached a total depth of 4050 feet and said the well had encountered “encouraging” oil shows while drilling through the C18 and C19 formations.It added that the oil shows encountered from 3695 feet at the top of the C18 section down through the C19

Exoma hits shale in Wardoo well

by on October 3, 2012 1:55 am BST
The exploration well, which lies in ATP 991P, was drilled to a depth of 1566 metres and cored a 107-metre section of Betts Creek and Aramac coal measures.About 10 metres of coal core samples have been put on desorption testing to measure the gas content.Exoma said the well encountered a 28-