The well is located in water depths of 170 ft (52 m) and lies 1.40 mi (2.25 km) north of the Niramai oil discovery. The well should reach a TD of 6,382 ft (1,945 m) and will test early Miocene stacked fluvial sandstones on a north-south trending faulted basement high.
License G10/48 spans 4,696 sq km (1,813 sq mi) over the southern section of the Pattani basin, which contains three oil discoveries – Wassana, Niramai, and Mayura.
The company is developing the Wassana oil field via a mobile offshore production unit producing to a floating storage offshore loading vessel. The jackup will drill up to 15 Wassana development wells once it completes its current drilling program.