Maersk Oil, OGX Make Oil Find Offshore Brazil
Maersk Oil and partner OGX have discovered oil in Albain carbonates at the Carambola B exploratory well in Block BM-C-37 in the Campos Basin offshore Brazil.
Preliminary estimate is that the well found about 17 meters of net pay. An extensive logging program including coring, pressure measurements and hydrocarbon sampling was performed.
Further work is now required to assess productivity, reported the operator. Drilling is continuing until a depth of 9,843 feet (3,000 meters) is met. Maersk Oil operates the block, holding a 50% interest; OGX holds 50% interest.SubseaIQ provides focused, in-depth coverage of offshore field development activities around the world, with daily updates on hundreds of offshore fields and facilities. Click here to sign up for the free weekly email newsletter.
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