AMOCO SETS FLOW TEST WATER DEPTH RECORD

Amoco Production Co. last week disclosed a world record water depth flow test at a well in the Gulf of Mexico. The company's 1 Sidetrack 2 Viosca Knoll 957 flowed at a stabilized rate of 22.5 MMcfd of gas and 2,670 b/d of condensate through a 46/64 in. choke with 2,800 psi average flowing tubing pressure during a 4 day test of pay at about 13,000 ft. Drillsite, about 70 miles east of the Mississippi River Delta, is in 3,492 ft of water (see map, OGJ, Nov. 13,1989, p. 22). At last count, the

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