Oil&Gas: Maghreb Petroleum 2 gas exploration wells drilling

Two oil exploration wells drilling

Start execution: March 22nd 2006
End execution: July 3rd 2006

Result: The two exploration wells were successfully drilled

Depth (TVD): Both approx. 2700m

Project Summary

Client: Maghreb Petroleum Exploration S.A. (MPE)
Location: Tendrara, Morocco
Wells: Two gas exploration wells
Start Execution: March 22nd 2006
End Execution: July 3rd 2006
Target: The realization of two new gas exploration wells.
Result: The two deviated gas exploration wells were successfully drilled.
Depths (TVD): Both approximately 2700m
Role of WEP: Well Engineering Partners provided Drilling programs, Rig tendering, Material & Services procurement and Drilling management
Challenges: Underbalanced conditions

Project Description

Maghreb Petroleum Exploration decided to drill in underbalanced conditions two deviated gas exploration wells, with cemented completions to a vertical depth of 2700 meters in a desert environment in the Tendrara concession, some 75 km north west of Bouarfa. WEP acted as project manager on behalf of Maghreb Petroleum Exploration S.A. (MPE).  WEP provided their setup for Integrated Project Management to drill successful exploration wells on behalf of MPE.