EnQuest Commences Drilling at West Don Field
EnQuest has commenced drilling on the 211/18a-W4 well targeting the southern area of the West Don field. The Transocean John Shaw semisub is performing the drilling operations, and completion of the well is scheduled for mid-to-late September 2010. Oil is currently producing from West Don from two existing production wells. West Don is located on UK Blocks 211/13b and 211/18a in a water depth of 499 feet (152 meters), 93 miles (150 kilometers) northeast of the Shetland Islands. Petrofac, the operator, owns 28% of the field; Valiat owns 17.28%; First Oil Expro owns 19.28%; Nippon Oil Exploration and Production UK Limited owns 19%; and Stratic Energy Ltd. owns the remaining 17.25%.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.
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