TITLE

Drilling picks up across the Perdido Foldbelt

AUTHOR(S)
Leonard, Anne; Liskey, Tom
PUB. DATE
January 2016
SOURCE
Offshore;Jan2016, Vol. 76 Issue 1, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the increased drilling activity in the Perdido Foldbet of northwestern Gulf of Mexico. Topics include the small increase of activity on the U.S. side which include the planned explorations of oil industry company Shell and gas and oil corporation Stone Energy, the possibility for Tiaras-1 of petroleum company PEMEX to be the first deepwater well under the 2013 Outer Continental Shelf Transboundary Hydrocarbon Agreements Authorization Act, and the Great White discovery.
ACCESSION #
112458337

 

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