HORIZONTAL DRILLING YIELDS MORE GOOD WELLS
Columbia Gas Development Corp., Houston, has tested a significant, horizontally drilled oil discovery in Grand County, Utah. The 27-1 Kane Spring Federal flowed 914 b/d of crude oil and 290 Mcfd of natural gas through a 10/64 in. choke with 3,460 psi flowing tubing pressure from the Cane Creek zone of the Pennsylvanian Paradox. The wildcat was drilled to 8,244 ft measured depth, 7,248 ft true vertical depth.