SOCO lines up Congo (Brazzaville) drilling targets

SOCO International expects to spud the first of as many as three exploration wells offshore Congo (Brazzaville) early next month.

Offshore staff

LONDON – SOCO International expects to spud the first of as many as three exploration wells offshore Congo (Brazzaville) early next month.

The rig, currently under tow following a refurbishment in South Africa, will drill a pre-salt target on the Marine XI block.

SOCO estimates unrisked mean recoverable resources at 165 MMbbl.

08/24/2011

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