Coastal Completes Songkhla A-08 in Gulf of Thailand


Coastal's Thailand Assets
(Click to Enlarge)

Songkhla Field Offshore Thailand
(Click to Enlarge)

Coastal has announced the completion of the Songkhla A-08 development well at the Songkhla field, located on Block G5/43 in the Gulf of Thailand.

The Songkhla A-08 well was drilled by Atwood Oceanics' Vicksburg jackup to a total measured depth of 9,112 feet (2,777 meters) and logged approximately 92 feet (28 meters) of net pay with 18% porosity in the Lower Oligocene primary reservoir. The well is currently testing over 3,500 bopd with a 3% water cut.

The Songkhla A-08 well was drilled as a replacement development well for the A-02 well, which was converted into a water injection well due to a mechanical problem.

Randy Bartley, Chief Executive Officer of Coastal Energy, commented, "We are very pleased with the results of the A-08 development well. Total production from the Songkhla A facility is now over 10,000 bopd from four wells: A-01, A-03, A-04 and A-08. Two water injection wells, A-02 and A-05, are also in operation. We are currently drilling a third water injection well, the A-06, at Songkhla before mobilizing the rig to the Songkhla B location. We expect the rig to begin drilling at Songkhla B in early December. In addition, a workover unit will be mobilized to Songkhla Main to repair the A-07 well and install larger submersible pumps on the A-01 and A-03 wells."

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.
Events  SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

Our Privacy Pledge
SUBSCRIBE


Most Popular Articles


From the Career Center
Jobs that may interest you
Equipment Operator - San Antonio
Expertise: Coil Tubing|Driller|Production Operator
Location: San Antonio, TX
 
Field Specialist
Expertise: Field Development|Field Service Tech
Location: Dickinson, ND
 
Field Technician Intern
Expertise: Field Development
Location: Charlotte, NC
 
search for more jobs

Brent Crude Oil : $51.46/BBL 4.63%
Light Crude Oil : $48.9/BBL 4.78%
Natural Gas : $3.18/MMBtu 0.90%
Updated in last 24 hours