Pemex to Drill Onshore Wells in Chiapas Mountain Range Foldbelt

Drilling Activity Details



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#1-SON Yaxjut, #1001-EXP Rabasa
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Drilling Activity Summary


Pemex received government approval to drill two onshore, high temperature and pressure wells in Veracruz, Mexico, in the Chiapas Mountain Range Foldbelt. The #1-SON Yaxjut has a planned depth of 6,650 m and it is the deepest well in the Agua Dulce-06 block. The venture will assess the Upper Jurassic and Mid Cretaceous potentials in the area. The prospective resources are 91 MMboe. The #1001-EXP Rabasa exploration well has a planned depth of 6,700 m. According to the Mexico City-based company, the reservoir pressure is expected to be 15,000 psi and the temperature is about 329° F and it will be drilled in the Agua Dulce-01 assignment title on the border of Tabasco and Veracruz states. The prospective resources are 76 MMbbl of light crude.