W&T Drilling Development Test In Mississippi Canyon Block 800 Field

Drilling Activity Details


United States

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Shore Type
Well Name
#2 OCS G18292
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Drilling Activity Summary


W&T Offshore Inc. is underway at a deepwater development test in Mississippi Canyon Block 800 Field. The #2 OCS G18292 is in the southeastern portion of the tract and area water depth is 3,100 ft. The offsetting #1SS (ST) OCS G18292 was completed in 2008 at 16,870 ft and the lone producer on the lease has recovered 5.7 MMbbl of crude and 8 Bcf of gas from an Upper Miocene zone at 16,486-16,575 ft. The field is the only producing reservoir in this part of the Mississippi Canyon area. W&T is based in Houston.