Lundin plugs and abandons Kitabu-1 offshore Malaysia


Dateline 2014-11-18, Oil & Gas Technology:

Kitabu-1 exploration well, offshore Sabah, Malaysia, has been completed as a dry hole, according to the operator Lundin Petroleum

Kitabu-1 exploration well, offshore Sabah, Malaysia, has been completed as a dry hole, according to the operator Lundin Petroleum

The primary reservoir interval resulted in being a poor quality siltstone, and no hydrocarbon shows were encountered in the well

Lundin Petroleum AB (Lundin Petroleum) has completed the Kitabu-1 well located in Blocks SB307/SB308, offshore Sabah, Malaysia.

The well has reached planned total depth of 2,270 metres and is to be plugged and abandoned as a dry hole.

Objectives of the Kitabu-1 well were Miocene aged turbidite sands of similar age to the Shell operated South Furious 30 oil field, approximately four kilometres to the north.

 

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