Premier Drills Ahead Offshore Vietnam

Premier, the operator of the Block 07/03 Production Sharing Contract, has advised that at 0600 hours on February 24, the well was drilling ahead at 2395m BRT in 12 1/4in hole, having set 13 3/8in casing at 1546m BRT. The well is being drilled by the semisubmersible drilling rig the Ocean General in a water depth of 315m, with a planned total measured depth of approximately 3100m BRT.

CRD-2X will evaluate the oil and gas discovered in multiple stacked reservoir layers by CRD-1X drilled in 2009, and has been planned to reduce uncertainty in whether the CRD structure contains sufficient volumes to support a potential development.

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