Drilling Ops Commence at Anne Marie Well
Drilling operations have commenced on the Anne Marie prospect, located offshore of the Faroe Islands. The well, 6004/8a-1, is targeting oil-bearing sandstones of the Eocene and Paleocene age in a structural trap. The well is being drilled by the Seadrill West Phoenix semisub in a water depth of 3,629 feet (1,106 meters), about 118 miles (190 kilometers) southeast of Torshavn. Eni Denmark BV serves as operator with a participating interest of 30%. Other partners in the joint venture consist of Dana Petroleum (25%), OMV (20%), CIECO (12.5%), and Faroe Petroleum (12.5%).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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