Roxi Petroleum: Deep Well A6 Spuds at BNG
Kazakhstan-focused oil and gas company Roxi Petroleum plc announced Monday that a new well has spud on the BNG asset.
Deep Well A6, located around 4,000 feet from Deep Well A5, has a planned depth of 16,404 feet and will target deep carbonate structures in pre-salt intervals. The well, which is being drilled for a fixed cost of $8.5 million using the same rig and contractor that drilled Deep Well A5, is expected to reach planned total depth by the end of February 2016. Roxi Petroleum holds a 58.41 percent working interest in BNG.
Roxi Chairman, Clive Carver, commented in a company statement:
"Deep Well A6 is the third of our deep wells at BNG and we look forward to updating the market with its progress in due course."
WHAT DO YOU THINK?
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.