Rockhopper Starts Drilling Falklands Prospect
Rockhopper Exploration spudded the 14/10-B well on the Sea Lion prospect in PL 032. The Ocean Guardian semisub should take roughly 34 days to reach a target depth of 8,858 feet (2,700 meters). Sea Lion is located on the eastern basin margin of the North Falkland Basin of the Falkland Islands. Rockhopper wholly owns and operates the prospect.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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