SIMMONS EDECO, a leading supplier of onshore drilling and workovers, wellhead maintenance services, and asset integrity solutions to the global oil and gas industry, announces that it has been awarded a contract by Tonalli Energia S.A.P.I. de C.V to provide drilling services in Mexico.
The contract, which has already begun, engages SIMMONS EDECO to support Tonalli's onshore oil and gas development Block 24. The Block known as Tecolutla, is in the Tampico-Misantla Basin in the Mexican state of Veracruz. SIMMONS EDECO will drill the horizontal well 2310 TVD to a measured depth of 3,750 meters by using Rig 836, which recently drilled a number of wells on the Amatitlan block in Mexico.
Cultivating a new relationship
To support the Tonalli contract, SIMMONS EDECO will draw upon specialist personnel and equipment located at its base in Poza Rica, Mexico.
SIMMONS EDECO, which celebrated its 56th anniversary this year, has a long-term history of successful operations worldwide. Over time, SIMMONS EDECO has executed deep drilling operations for oil, gas, gas storage, geothermal, coal and deep geoscientific investigations for major operators and independents in Mexico and throughout the world.
About SIMMONS EDECO
SIMMONS EDECO provides specialist onshore drilling, wellhead and valve maintenance services, and asset integrity solutions to the global oil and gas industry. It is dedicated to helping its customers optimize production by managing asset integrity and improving their operations without compromising safety or quality. Founded in 1962, SIMMONS EDECO supports its customers from its headquarters in Calgary-Canada, and network of bases in Great Yarmouth-England, Poza Rica de Hidalgo, Veracruz-Mexico and Esbjerg-Denmark.
About Tonalli Energia
Tonalli Energía, S.A.P.I de C.V, founded in 2015, is a 50/50 joint venture between Grupo Idesa Group and Petrofrontera, a subsidiary of International Frontier Resources Corporation, to explore and produce gas and oil in Mexico. In 2016, the Mexican Hydrocarbon National Commission (CNH) awarded Tonalli Energía with a license agreement to execute exploration studies, seismic, work-over, recompletion and drilling activities in the onshore oil and gas development block 24 or Tecolutla, located in the Tampico-Misantla Basin in the state of Veracruz.