Kansas #2 Well Spudded in the Gulf of Mexico

Woodside Energy reports that the Kansas #2 exploration well located in the Gulf of Mexico on Atwater Valley block 488 was spudded on May 24, 2004.

Marathon Oil Company, the operator of the block, will utilize Noble Drilling's semisub, Noble Amos Runner, to drill the well. Water depth at the location is approximately 4,728 fee). Planned total depth is approximately 18,000 feet, referenced to the rig rotary table. The well is located approximately 7 miles northeast of the Neptune discovery.

Woodside Energy (USA) Inc. owns a 16.665% working interest in the leases that comprise the Kansas prospect.