OGX reports another oil find off Brazil

OGX Petróleo e Gás Participações SA reports the find of an oil-bearing interval in the Aptian strata of well 1-OGX-8-RJS in shallower waters of Santos basin block BM-C-41 offshore Brazil.

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RIO DE JANEIRO – OGX Petróleo e Gás Participações SA reports the find of an oil-bearing interval in the Aptian strata of well 1-OGX-8-RJS in shallower waters of Santos basin block BM-C-41 offshore Brazil. Drilling continues below the carbonate pay.

The well, named Fuji, is 82 km (51 mi) offshore state of Rio de Janeiro in 125 m (410 ft) water depth. Diamond Offshore’s Ocean Star is doing the drilling.

04/01/2010

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