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
STATOIL ASA Logo

STATOIL ASA

Statoil er et internasjonalt energiselskap med virksomhet i 34 land. Statoil anvender teknologi og nyskapende forretningsløsninger for å møte verdens energibehov på en ansvarlig måte.

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
Olympus Norge AS Logo

Olympus Norge AS

Olympus Industri tilbyr kundene omfattende fjernbetjent visuel inspeksjon, høyhastighedsvideo og ultralyds- og hvirvelstrøms-non-destruktive testløsninger.

Se profil | offshorex.no
ADECCO HELSE AS Logo

ADECCO HELSE AS

Adecco er Norges største selskap innen bemanning og rekruttering til faste stillinger

Se profil | offshorex.no
SCANMATIC AS Logo

SCANMATIC AS

Scanmatic is a technology company utilising cutting edge multidisciplinary engineering competence within sensor technology and data acquisition to design and supply tailor made instrumentation, monitoring & control and communications applications specialised for Oil & Gas as well as marine environment.

Se profil | offshorex.no
RENTAL TECHNOLOGY & SERVICES AS Logo

RENTAL TECHNOLOGY & SERVICES AS

RTS er leverandør av teknologi og utstyr som brukes i forbindelse med feltutbyggninger, kartlegging og inspeksjon. RTS utvikler produkter som brukes av de fleste aktører som driver med med konstruksjon og Subsea både i Norge og internasjonalt.

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