ROC spuds second wildcat in China’s Bohai Bay

Offshore staff

SYDNEY, Australia Operator ROC Oil Co. Ltd. has spudded the second of two exploration wells in block 09/05 of China’s Bohai Bay basin.

AWE Ltd. also said that the well is planned to a TD of 3,600 m (11,811 ft) MDRT to test a three-way dip closed structure. The well, QK12-3-1D, has two primary stacked objectives in the Miocene Guantao reservoir and the Pliocene Minghuazhen reservoir. A secondary objective is the Oligocene Dongying.

Block 09/05 is in western Bohai Bay and covers an area of 335 sq km (129 sq mi) with water depths from 5 to 10 m (16 to 33 ft).

09/23/2015

Share your news with Offshore at news@offshore-mag.com

Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now

Whitepapers

The Time is Right for Optimum Reliability: Capital-Intensive Industries and Asset Performance Management

Imagine a plant that is no longer at risk of a random shutdown. Imagine not worrying about losing...

Going Digital: The New Normal in Oil & Gas

In this whitepaper you will learn how Keystone Engineering, ONGC, and Saipem are using software t...

Maximizing Operational Excellence

In a recent survey conducted by PennEnergy Research, 70% of surveyed energy industry professional...

Leveraging the Power of Information in the Energy Industry

Information Governance is about more than compliance. It’s about using your information to drive ...