MEO Australia Provides Update on Blackwood-2 Drilling

MEO Australia Provides Update on Blackwood-2 Drilling

MEO Australia said that, on Friday, the Ensco 104 jack up drilling rig had run and cemented 244mm (95 /8”) casing and was securing the rig ahead of an approaching tropical low.

Progress:

  • Drilled 311mm (12¼”) hole to 3,150mMDRT (casing point)
  • Ran and cemented 244mm (95/8”) casing

Present Operation:

  • Securing well and rig prior to commencing down manning for potential cyclone

Outlook:

  • Drill 216mm (8½”) hole to approximately 3,360mMDRT (Total Depth)

The Blackwood-2 appraisal well is located approximately 8km from the Blackwood-1 discovery well.

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LNG World News Staff, November 22, 2013; Image: MEO

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