Finance & Investing
News Services
Newsletters
Get free industry updates via email.
Daily News
Weekly News
Equipment Updates
Weekly Job Register
Monthly Event Guide
Our privacy
pledge.


advertisement

Transocean Rig Arrives to Complete Timon Well

change text size

Valiant Petroleum announced Friday that the Transocean John Shaw (DW semisub) rig has arrived on location to complete the drilling of the Timon prospect in the UK's northern North Sea.

The Timon well (211/11b-7), located in blocks 211/11b and 211/16b, originally spud in May 2012 before being suspended due to operation problems with the previous drilling rig. The well is now expected to take around 40 days to complete.

Timon is an Upper Jurassic sand play with gross prospective resources estimated at 30 million barrels of oil equivalent.

The partners in the P1633 license, which covers the 211/11b and 211/16b blocks, are MPX North Sea (operator, 15 percent), Agora Oil & Gas UK (25 percent), TAQA Bratani (18 percent), Wintershall E&P (17 percent), Sorgenia E&P (15 percent) and Valiant (10 percent).
 

 



Have a news tip? Share it with Rigzone!
Email news@rigzone.com

WHAT DO YOU THINK?

Post a Comment Generated by readers, the comments included herein do not reflect the views and opinions of Rigzone. All comments are subject to editorial review. Off-topic, inappropriate or insulting comments will be removed.

Related Companies
For More Information on the Offshore Rig Fleet:
RigLogix can provide the information that you need about the offshore rig fleet, whether you need utilization and industry trends or detailed reports on future rig contracts. Subscribing to RigLogix will allow you to access dozens of prebuilt reports and build your own custom reports using hundreds of available data columns. For more information about a RigLogix subscription, visit www.riglogix.com.

More from this Author
Rigzone Staff
e-mail us at news@rigzone.com
 -  Jurong Shipyard Bags MODEC's FPSO Cont... (Oct 20)
 -  Wressle-1 Well Confirms Potential Hydr... (Oct 20)
 -  Xcite Signs Services Deal with Baker H... (Oct 20)
 -  Sidi Moussa Well Offshore Morocco Find... (Oct 20)
 -  Santos' 3Q 2014 Sales Revenue Up 4% to... (Oct 17)
Most Popular Articles
From the Career Center
Jobs that may interest you
Drilling Superintendent
Expertise: Drilling Consultant, Drilling Superintendent
Location: Evans, CO
 
Sr. Reliability Engineer
Expertise: Drilling Consultant, Subsea Engineer
Location: Houston, TX
 
Drilling Supervisor
Expertise: Drilling Consultant, Well Site Supervisor
Location: Kuparuk, AK
 
search for more jobs