Partners Fail to Find Hydrocarbons at Baikal #1 Well in SA's Cooper Basin

Holloman Energy Corp. disclosed Wednesday that the drilling of the Baikal #1 well in Petroleum Exploration License (PEL) 444 in South Australia's Cooper Basin went smoothly without any incidents, environmental issues or significant delays. 

The well was drilled to a depth of 7,138 feet (2,176 meters), on time and under budget. As no hydrocarbon shows were found, Holloman Energy Corporation agreed to plug and abandon the well. The management of the Joint Venture partners plans to hold discussions in the upcoming weeks to determine the next steps to take pertaining to the Company's Petroleum Exploration Licenses in Australia.

About Holloman Energy

Holloman is focused on exploring and producing oil in Australia's Cooper Basin. Holloman's Cooper Basin licenses include interests in PEL 112 and PEL 444 which currently comprise approximately 850,000 gross acres, 314,000 net acres (3,444 square kilometers) on the prolific Western Margin of Australia's Cooper - Eromanga Basin.

WHAT DO YOU THINK?

Click on the button below to add a comment.
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
Events  SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

Our Privacy Pledge
SUBSCRIBE


Most Popular Articles


From the Career Center
Jobs that may interest you
Floorhand - Job Fair May 31st
Expertise: Floorhand / Roughneck
Location: New Iberia, LA
 
GOM Floorhand
Expertise: Floorhand / Roughneck
Location: New Iberia, LA
 
Drilling Floorhand, Motorhand & Derrickhand
Expertise: Derrickman|Floorhand / Roughneck|Motorman
Location: Greeley
 
search for more jobs

Brent Crude Oil : $53.87/BBL 0.48%
Light Crude Oil : $50.73/BBL 0.79%
Natural Gas : $3.33/MMBtu 2.14%
Updated in last 24 hours