Maben well sets Black Warrior natural gas pace

The most recent completion in Maben gas field in northeastern Mississippi could be the highest flowing well ever in the Black Warrior basin.At 9 to 10 MMcfd of gas, the rate is insignificant by world standards but likely commercial in the local area.TotalFinaElf's US subsidiary Fina does not comment on its exploration and development activity in and around Maben field, 12 miles west of Starkville. If the rate is accurate, it is almost double that of the rates that state production reports attribute to Fina's other wells in the small but geologically important field.The 1 Love Heirs, in 22-19n-12e, Oktibbeha County, produces through perforations in Ordovician Knox dolomite at 14,38...

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