Atrush field eastern extension gauged in Iraq Kurdistan

09/02/2013
A well drilled by Abu Dhabi National Energy Co. PJSC’s TAQA Atrush BV subsidiary has extended the Atrush field area 6.5 km to the east on the Atrush block in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. The Atrush-3 appraisal well went to a total depth of 1,806 m. The wellsite is 6.5 km east of the AT-2 well and 9.6 km east of the AT-1 discovery well. AT-3 was designed as a stepout to reduce the uncertainty on the depth and nature of the oil-water contact and free water level in the Jurassic Barsarin-Sargelu-Alan-Mus (BSAM) reservoir. The well met predrill expectations by finding the BSAM reservoir entirely oil-bearing and the Jurassic Butmah reservoir in the water leg. Atrush field is under appraisal d...
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