Gulf Oil and Gas accountACCOUNT

Tarapunga-1 Exploration Well Commences Drilling

Source: www.gulfoilandgas.com 11/5/2010, Location: Not categorized

Share |
Origin Energy advises that drilling operations commenced at the Tarapunga-1 exploration well at 14:30 hours NZDST on 5 November 2010. The well is being drilled using the semi-submersible drilling rig Kan Tan IV which is being managed for Origin by Australian Drilling Associates (ADA). Drilling of the well is expected to take approximately 3 weeks.

Origin Energy advises that drilling operations commenced at the Tarapunga-1 exploration well at 14:30 hours NZDST on 5 November 2010. The well is being drilled using the semi-submersible drilling rig Kan Tan IV which is being managed for Origin by Australian Drilling Associates (ADA). Drilling of the well is expected to take approximately 3 weeks.

Tarapunga-1 is the second of a two well exploration program in New Zealand Offshore Petroleum Exploration Permit area PEP 38619 in the Northern Taranaki/Northland Basin. It lies in about 110 metres of water approximately 40 km off the Waikato coast and 94 kilometres south-southwest of central Auckland. Origin Energy Resources NZ Ltd (wholly owned subsidiary of Origin Energy) is operator, and has a 100% interest in PEP 38619.

Exploration News in New Zealand >>

Australia >>  5/25/2017 - Buru Energy has entered into a transformational transaction with its joint venture partners Diamond Resources (Fitzroy) (DRF) and Diamond Resources (C...
Brazil >>  5/25/2017 - Brazil's state-controlled oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA will exercise its preferential rights in two offshore pre-salt oil auctions scheduled for...

Norway >>  5/25/2017 - Faroe Petroleum, the independent oil and gas company focusing principally on exploration, appraisal and production opportunities in Norway, the UK and...
Australia >>  5/24/2017 - IPB Petroleum has advised that the Company’s applications for a 12 month Suspension and Extension to the WA-485-P and WA-471-P exploration permits’ wo...

Brazil >>  5/24/2017 - The National Council for Energy Policy (CNPE) published, in the Official Gazette of the Union, Resolution No. 10, dated April 11, 2017, which establis...
Mexico >>  5/23/2017 - Mexico's oil regulator approved a promising new deep water block to state oil company Pemex, but conditioned the allotment on the firm developing the ...

Related Categories: Camp Building  Cleaning Equipment, Services  Communication  Corrosion Products/Services  Development  Exploration  Food Supplies  General  Labor Services  Land & Leasing  Mine Clearance  Oil & Gas Companies  Production  Service Companies  Skilled Labors  Transportation, 4X4 Trucks  Unskilled Labors  Utility Systems  Waste Disposal  Water Supply Services  Welding Products/Services 

Related Articles: Camp Building  Cleaning Equipment, Services  Communication  Corrosion Products/Services  Development  Exploration  General  Labor Services  Land & Leasing  Mine Clearance  Oil & Gas Companies  Production  Service Companies  Transportation, 4X4 Trucks  Utility Systems  Water Supply Services  Welding Products/Services 


New Zealand Oil & Gas 1 >>  2 |

More News

 

Oil & Gas Companies in New Zealand >>


Related Links

AU NZ
Gulf Oil and Gas
Copyright © Universal Solutions All rights reserved. - Privacy Policy.