OGX Finishes Drilling First Campos HZ Well
OGX has concluded the drilling of horizontal well 9-OGX-39HP-RJS (Pipeline Horizontal), which identified substantial reservoir conditions through a drill-stem test. The OGX-39 well was horizontally drilled for more than 3,281 feet (1,000 meters) into the carbonate reservoirs of the Albian section of the Pipeline accumulation, which was discovered by the 1-OGX-2A-RJS well in November 2009, uncovering new information regarding the development of this area.
The results from the drilling of the OGX-39 well demonstrated a strong correlation with other wells in the Albian section, including calcarenites with excellent porosity with dolomitized and naturally fractured sections – confirming the extension of the Pipeline accumulation.
While performing a DST, the well indicated a production capacity of around 10,000 bopd with an API gravity of about 19 degrees. Pipeline lies in the BM-C-39 block about 55 miles (89 kilometers) off the coast of the state of Rio de Janeiro at a water depth of 341 feet (104 meters). OGX wholly owns and operates the block.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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