Area Drilling

KazakhstanAurado Exploration Ltd., Toronto, reported a small, shallow gas discovery at the East Tegen structure on the Liman block in the North Caspian basin.A water well drilled as part of the East Tegen-1 program flowed 1.8 MMcfd of gas from 126 m and was shut in pending sales to a nearby town.East Tegen-1 encountered gas at less than 200 m but was not tested. A larger rig was moved in to deepen the well to its primary objective, an oil zone in Albian sands at 600 m. New ZealandTodd Energy Ltd., Wellington, was to participate in 8 wells in as many months in the Taranaki basin.Pohokura South-01 and Pohokura-3 were under way in late 2002. The next offshore effort is Karewa-1 for ConocoPhi...

Why Register?

Non-subscribers can only view whitepapers by providing name, home and email address, phone number and other information and comment on/rate articles.

Why Subscribe?

Oil & Gas Journal subscribers with login credentials can access these premium features of OGJ Online:

  • Current Issue – an html version of the current week's issue of Oil & Gas Journal.
  • Past Issues – An Electronic OGJ Archive. A keyword-searchable archive of all issues of Oil & Gas Journal dating back to 1990; also searchable by issue date.
  • Market Journal – a weekly round-up of the oil and gas markets, with observations from leading analysts.
  • Editor's Perspective – a short article of insight and opinion by the Editor of Oil & Gas Journal.
  • OGJ Industry Stats – quick access to current industry statistics from Oil & Gas Journal.
  • OGJ Survey Downloads - quick access to exclusive reports from Oil & Gas Journal.


Subscriber Help or Subscribe

Oil & Gas Journal Subscribers: Have your subscription number (from the mailing label on the cover of your Oil & Gas Journal) and e-mail address ready to set up your online account through Customer Service Assistant.

If you're not an Oil & Gas Journal subscriber, start a subscription and gain access to the subscriber areas of OGJ Online now.

Stay Connected