Press

88 Energy - Rig Contract Executed for Drilling of Icewine#2

Posted by OilVoice Press - OilVoice

16-Feb-2017


88 Energy Limited ("88 Energy", "the Company", "Operator") (ASX, AIM: 88E) is pleased to provide an update on Project Icewine, located onshore North Slope of Alaska.

Highlights

  • Rig contract executed for drilling of Icewine#2 appraisal well
    • Doyon Drilling Inc's ("Doyon") Arctic Fox rig expected to mobilise to Icewine#2 location between 30thMarch - 30th April post completion of drilling on nearby acreage
  • Spud date revised from late Q1 2017 to early Q2 2017

Managing Director of 88 Energy Limited, Dave Wall commented: "We are delighted to be working with Doyon for the upcoming drilling of Icewine#2. The Arctic Fox is one of the premier rigs on the North Slope and will be coming to us 'warm' off its current job, which has several significant benefits.

As soon as the Arctic Fox finishes work associated with its current job, we will be ready to start mobilisation and rig up for Icewine#2. Spud is now scheduled for a few short weeks post our initial plan of late Q1 2017.

Additional details in relation to the Icewine#2 well will be released to the market in due course." 

Icewine#2 Progress Update 

On 16th February 2017, Accumulate Energy Alaska, Inc entered into a contract with Doyon Drilling Inc to utilise the drilling rig, Arctic Fox, for drilling of the Icewine#2 appraisal well.  The Arctic Fox is currently completing drilling operations on nearby acreage on the North Slope and is expected to mobilise to the Icewine#2 wellsite between 30th March and 30th April 2017, with spud to follow shortly thereafter.

88 EnergyProject Icewine

More items from oilvoice


NPD: Drilling Permit For Well 7322/7-1 in Production Licence 852

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Spirit Energy Norge AS a drilling permit for well 7322/7-1, cf. Section 15 of the Resource Management Regulations. Well 7322/7-1 will be drilled from the Island Innovator drilling facility, at position 73°24'48.4" north and 22°02'22.09" east after ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 9 hours agoPress > NorwayNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNPD +3

US Oil & Gas Small Cap Has 'Potential for Significant Upside'

ROTH Capital Partners initiated coverage and reviewed this energy company's U.S. projects. Torchlight Drilling In a June 18 research note, analyst John White reported that ROTH Capital Partners initiated coverage with a Buy rating on Torchlight Energy Resources Inc. (TRCH:NASDAQ) , which ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 10 hours agoPress > NasdaqUnited StatesOil +5

ExxonMobil Announces Eighth Discovery Offshore Guyana

Longtail-1 well encounters approximately 256 feet of high-quality, oil-bearing sandstone Discovery is in southeast portion of Stabroek Block, near Turbot discovery Adding third drillship to accelerate exploration of high value prospects IRVING, Texas--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- Exxon Mobil Corpo ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 13 hours agoPress > GuyanaOffshoreDiscovery +3

Hess Announces Eighth Oil Discovery Offshore Guyana

Longtail-1 well encounters approximately 256 feet of high-quality, oil-bearing sandstone Discovery is in southeast portion of Stabroek Block, near Turbot discovery Adding third drillship to accelerate exploration of high value prospects NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 20, 2018-- Hess Cor ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 13 hours agoPress > HessOil DiscoveryDiscovery +2

Hess Announces Eighth Oil Discovery Offshore Guyana

Longtail-1 well encounters approximately 256 feet of high-quality, oil-bearing sandstone Discovery is in southeast portion of Stabroek Block, near Turbot discovery Adding third drillship to accelerate exploration of high value prospects NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 20, 2018-- Hess Cor ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 13 hours agoPress > HessHess CorporationDiscovery +3
All posts from oilvoice