Exploration well spuds off Tasmania

Drilling is under way on exploration well Silvereye 1 offshore Tasmania.

Offshore staff

SYDNEY, Australia – Drilling is under way on exploration well Silvereye 1 offshore Tasmania. Origin Energy reports that the well in permit T/44P is being drilled by the Kan Tan IV semisubmersible and planned TD is 2,317 m (7,602 ft) TVDSS.

The well site is 65 km (40 mi) west southwest of the Yolla gas field and targets the Paleocene and Cretaceous sandstones with the Eastern View Coal Measures.

12/03/2010

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