Offshore logo
Bayfield prepares for Trinidad well
Posted 27.01.2012 08:31:40 av John Bradbury
Vis RSS feed
Send nyhet til en venn
British-based Bayfield Energy looks set to spud its first well in Trinidad on its Galeota licence shortly after the Rowan Gorilla III jackup arrived on location.

Bayfield, which launched on London's Alternative Investment Market last summer and whose owners previously sold another exploration start-up Burren Energy to Eni for a reported £1.7 billion n, is to spud the EG8 well within the East Galeota licence area.

The well is aimed at testing Lower Pliocene and Upper Miocene shallow marine sands which were encountered in two previous wells, EG2 drilled in 1978 and EG5 drilled in 1985.

“Both of these earlier wells encountered and tested gas at various levels and EG2 tested oil at a rate of 1,000 bopd from the E sand,” Bayfield points out.

Several primary exploration targets in the EG8 well have been identified by direct hydrocarbon indicators highlighted through reprocessing of 3D seismic data acquired by Bayfield in 2010, the company said.

Rowan Gorilla III is already at the well location and is expected to spud on 28 January, in a water depth of 38 metres (135 feet).
 
Advertisement
Latest news

Asset integrity expertise bought

British-based engineering expertise has been bought up by Norway's Aker Solutions to boost its integrity analysis for oil and gas assets.

[Les mer ] Company news

Sound signals big Italian gas

London-listed Sound Oil has logged a big new gas find in Italy.

[Les mer ] Exploration

Aker anchors new accommodation unit

A new offshore accommodation unit under construction in China is to be fitted with a mooring system supplied from Norway.

[Les mer ] Contracts

Big gas at Bianchi 1

Austria's OMV has reported a major new gas find while drilling offshore Australia following on from its earlier Zola discovery.

[Les mer ] Exploration

New drilling near Johan Castberg

Swedish explorer Lundin Petroleum has kicked off a new exploration well in the Norwegian sector of the Barents Sea.

[Les mer ] Exploration

Irish data acquisition underway

Seismic data acquisition has kicked off on a newly allocated Irish Frontier Exploration Licence.

[Les mer ] Exploration

Profilerte stillingerAlle stillinger »
Profilerte selskapFra OffshoreX.no
AKER SOLUTIONS AS Logo

AKER SOLUTIONS AS

Aker Solutions ASA is a leading global oil services company that provides engineering and construction services, technologies, product solutions and field-life solutions for the oil and gas industry.

Se profil | offshorex.no
NORWEGIAN PETROLEUM CONSULTANTS AS Logo

NORWEGIAN PETROLEUM CONSULTANTS AS

Norwegian Petroleum Consultants (NPC) are now one of the biggest and leading companies in the industry. We provide a high level of multi-discipline engineering and project administration expertise to the most attractive companies in the oil and gas industry. Our head office is in Sandnes, but we also have a subsidiary in Bergen and Singapore.

Se profil | offshorex.no
PSSI AS Logo

PSSI AS

Focused on on-offshore with API pumps,filters,strainers,lub.systems. service - Rep.Mech.seals, couplings, coating, minimess equip.Rental pumps & filters.

Se profil | offshorex.no
BSAFE SYSTEMS AS Logo

BSAFE SYSTEMS AS

Norges eneste premium forhandler av Lighthouse skilt og etikettsystemer samt distributør av Master Lock safety series - sikkerhetsutstyr til bruk under service og vedlikehold av maskiner og utstyr.

Se profil | offshorex.no
ATLAS SERVICES GROUP NORWAY AS Logo

ATLAS SERVICES GROUP NORWAY AS

Atlas Services Group Norway AS is a subsidiary of Atlas Services Group B.V. A leading international company with nearly 30 years of experience in recruitment and staffing of specialists. We put consultants to work in the oil and gas, power, engineering, renewables, seismic and hydrographic, offshore, dredging and shipping industries. www.Atlas4Jobs.com contains over 300 000 CVs

Se profil | offshorex.no
BERGEN GROUP SERVICES AS Logo

BERGEN GROUP SERVICES AS

Bergen Group Services is a strong services partner with multidisciplinary experience, competence and knowledge. The facilities are in central Bergen, our services are also provided on site. We carry out most offshore and vessel maintenance, repairs, modifications and overhaul. In addition we do diesel engines with our own engine test centre, including other rotating machinery. We also design, prefabricate and install steel and piping structures, machining and welding.

Se profil | offshorex.no
Tips oss
Kontakt oss
Offshore.no AS
Annonsere
Ansvarlige
Sjefsredaktør: Erlend Keilen
OPPHAVSRETT
Alt innhold er opphavsrettslig beskyttet.
Copyright Offshore.no AS