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

Eni Sees Further Problems at Guendalina Field

change text size

Junior energy firm Mediterranean Oil & Gas (MOG) reported Thursday that the operator of Italy's Guendalina gas field, Eni, has told it that the GUE 3ss well on the field is currently not producing as expected due to a deterioration in the performance of the well's production string.

The news is the latest setback in the development of the offshore field, despite an initial positive response to the well intervention that was conducted by Eni in January this year.

MOG said that deterioration is interpreted as confirming the presence of damage in the near-wellbore area of the completion and reservoir. As a consequence, the stated goal of increasing the well's production to 1.41 million cubic feet of gas per day (282,000 cubic feet per day net to MOG) does not appear to be achievable.

MOG added that Eni is currently monitoring the GUE 3ss well's performance while evaluating further remedial solutions to boost production, including a further well intervention as well as a possible future up-dip side track of the GUE 2 well.

The Guendalina field as a whole is currently producing approximately 1.24 million cubic feet of gas per day net to MOG.



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

More from this Author
Rigzone Staff
e-mail us at news@rigzone.com
 -  Gulf Marine Sees Extensions to Vessel ... (Jul 28)
 -  Technip Holds Naming Ceremony for New ... (Jul 28)
 -  Rose Moves from Ophir to Premier to Ta... (Jul 28)
 -  Husky Updates on Field Developments in... (Jul 25)
 -  Exillon Production Slows Further in Ju... (Jul 25)
Most Popular Articles
From the Career Center
Jobs that may interest you
Lifting and Rigging Equipment Inspectors
Expertise: QA / QC / Inspection
Location: US
 
Electrician
Expertise: Electrician
Location: Midland/Odessa/Hobbs NM
 
Measurement Technician
Expertise: Instrumentation Technologist
Location: Seminole, OK
 
search for more jobs