The West Cameron prospect will be drilled and operated by Cairn Energy USA, with participation by Callon Petroleum and Challenger. The prospect is a structural pressured Miocene test with strong amplitude and AVO support. The prospect is located at a shallow water depth of approximately 66 feet. Total depth of the well is prognosed at 13,600 feet. The initial well is expected to spud in June 2007. A successful well will be completed and tied into existing infrastructure.
"We have a busy drilling program coming up in the summer with West Cameron Block 332, Mustang Island Block 736, LaPosada and Marsh Island wells scheduled. We look forward to continuing our exploration success and building upon our first discovery at Marsh Island which is currently being tied into production," commented Clinton W. Coldren, President and Chief Executive Officer of Bayou Bend.
Bayou Bend is an oil and gas exploration and production company with a focus in the Gulf of Mexico shallow water shelf area. The Company has lease interests in the State Waters of Louisiana near Marsh Island and owns a 100% interest in several Federal OCS blocks offshore Louisiana and Texas. The Company has an aggressive drilling program planned for 2007 including a minimum of 7 exploration wells.
Most Popular Articles
From the Career Center
Jobs that may interest you