LLOG suggested that they efficiently drilled a discovery properly on the corporate’s exploratory prospect, Nearly Headless Nick, in Mississippi Canyon 387. The Nearly Headless Nick discovery was drilled by LLOG utilizing the Rowan Resolute cellular offshore drilling unit. The properly was drilled to goal Upper Middle Miocene sands in water depths of over 6,500 ft and 150 miles southeast of New Orleans. The properly encountered oil pay in excessive high quality Miocene sandstone reservoirs and is anticipated to be tied again to the close by LLOG-operated Delta House facility in Mississippi Canyon 254. LLOG’s companions in the discovery embrace BP, Centaurus, Kosmos and Ridgewood(1).
LLOG has 5 previously-announced GOM deepwater discoveries (eight wells) that have been positioned on manufacturing in 2018. The LaFemme prospect in Mississippi Canyon 427 was found in mid-2016 and was efficiently appraised by a comply with up properly in late 2016. The Blue Wing Olive prospect in Mississippi Canyon 427-471 was drilled in late 2016 with a discovery properly encountering two oil and pure fuel reservoirs in the Miocene. The Red Zinger prospect in Mississippi Canyon 257 was drilled in 2016 and located a number of Miocene targets. LaFemme, Blue Wing Olive and Red Zinger wells have been tied again to the LLOG-operated Delta House facility. The Claiborne prospect in Mississippi Canyon 794 had a discovery properly drilled in 2015 and was efficiently appraised with a second properly in late 2016. Both wells have been tied again to the Walter-operated Coelacanth platform in Ewing Bank 834. The Crown & Anchor discovery in Viosca Knoll 959, 960, 1003 and 1004 was drilled by LLOG as operator in 2015 and had a second properly drilled in 2016; each wells focused a number of Miocene sands. The wells have been tied again to the Anadarko-operated Marlin facility in Viosca Knoll 915, and each got here on-line in early June.
Philip LeJeune, President and CEO of LLOG, commented, “We proceed to construct on the numerous accomplishments that we have achieved at LLOG in the deepwater GOM. We had a quantity of great achievements in 2018, together with bringing on eight new wells, continued exploration successes and being named operator in new initiatives. At our Delta House FPS, our continued discoveries and new properly productiveness has exceeded our expectations, ensuing in our Delta House
LLOG Exploration Company is a deepwater exploration firm working primarily within the Gulf of Mexico. The firm has predominant areas of worth in Mississippi Canyon, Green Canyon, and South Timbalier. The firm was based in 1977 and is headquartered in Covington, Louisiana with further workplaces in Scott, Louisiana; and Houston, Texas. (Source and picture: LLOG)
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