Faroe Spins Bit at Fulla Well
Faroe Petroleum has spud the Fulla prospect in the west Shetland area of the Atlantic margin. The exploratory well is targeting potentially oil-bearing Devonian Clair reservoir sands at a depth of 6,890 feet (2,100 meters).
Faroe is using the WilPhoenix semisub to drill the well in a water depth of 394 feet (120 meters). Completion of operations is expected in the next month or so. Faroe operates the P.1161 license with a 50% interest; Canadian Overseas Petroleum Limited holds the remaining interest.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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