Chevron Strikes Again Offshore Australia

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Chevron found gas in the WA-392-P permit area in the Carnarvon Basin offshore Western Australia. Drilled by the Atwood Eagle semisub, the Sappho-1 well was drilled to a depth of 15,406 feet (4,696 meters) and encountered about 246 feet (75 meters) of net gas pay. Chevron operates the permit with a 50% interest, while Shell Development (Australia) and ExxonMobil each hold 25%.

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