Xcite Energy Secures Rig for Bentley Well
Xcite Energy entered into an agreement for use of the Ocean Nomad semsiub to drill the 9/3b-R well on the Bentley field, with an expected spud date at the end of August, subject to the current rig program. A final contract should conclude soon. This rig will provide significant metocean operating advantages for the 9/3b-R well program, which continues to be managed by Applied Drilling Technology International. Located on Block 9/3b in License P.1078 in the UK sector of the North Sea is the Bentley oil field, situated 99 miles (160 kilometers) east of the Shetland Isles in 371 feet (113 meters) of water. Xcite Energy wholly owns and operates the field.SubseaIQ provides focused, in-depth coverage of offshore field development activities around the world, with daily updates on hundreds of offshore fields and facilities. Click here to sign up for the free weekly email newsletter.
- Xcite Confirms $35-per-Barrel Costs for Bentley Field (May 29)
- Xcite Signs Rig Provision Agreement for Bentley Field (Nov 17)
- Xcite Signs Services Deal with Baker Hughes for Bentley Field (Oct 20)