Cairn Energy drilling in Rajasthan

Extensive exploratory and appraisal drilling by Cairn Energy indicates the Barmer Basin, Rajasthan, is an emerging oil province, underlain by a tertiary rift system.The major focus of Edinburgh’s Cairn Energy PLC over the last few months has been in Rajasthan province, northern India. The company has been exploring the 6,688-sq km (5,000-acre) Rajasthan Block RJ/ON-90/1, near the border with Pakistan. This block contains the Mangala, Bhagyam (formerly N-V) and Aishwariya (formerly N-A) fields in the north and the Raageshwari, Saraswati, and Guda fields in the south. Click here to enlarge imageCairn Energy has an active drilling program in Rajasthan and has drilled 77 wells through ...

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