ExxonMobil spuds first Libya deepwater exploration well

The semisubmersible Noble Homer Ferrington has spudded Libya’s first deepwater exploration well, according to ExxonMobil Libya.

Offshore staff

TRIPOLI, Libya -- The semisubmersible Noble Homer Ferrington has spudded Libya’s first deepwater exploration well, according to ExxonMobil Libya. The A1-20/3 well is being drilled in Contract Area 20 (CA 20) in the Sirte basin in the Libyan Mediterranean Sea.

Elsewhere in Libya, ExxonMobil has completed two 3D seismic surveys in offshore Contract Areas 20 and 21, and three 2D seismic surveys in offshore Contract Areas 44, 20, and 21.

07/16/2009

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