LONDON -- Hardy Oil and Gas has begun drilling the PY3-D4-RL lateral well offshore India.
The semisubmersibleActinia is to drill the sidetrack through 9 5/8 in. (24.4-cm) casing at approximately 2,800 m (9,186 ft). The well is targeting a productive reservoir approximately 710 m (2,329 ft) from the vertical well with a lateral section of 500 m (1,640 ft) within the PY-3 reservoir.
The PY-3 oil field comprises two producing wells and two water injectors.