Drilling locations have been selected on the basis of geologic and petrophysical conditions as evaluated through numerous nearby drill stem
tests, a gas analysis and well logs.
As a result of drill stem
test (DST) done to test the well's potential of Lockhart formation, the tests showed 2,020 barrels per day of rude oil, 5.
Based on the gas shows encountered during drilling and wireline logs evaluation, a Cased Hole Drill Stem
Test was carried out in Lower Goru Massive Sands.
Contractors have two 10-feet (3-m) Firestick[R] drill stem
options to configure the drill for different types of work.
Tulsa Rig Iron's MCS-425 is the drilling contractor's choice to pair with HDD drills using 20' drill stem
and onboard 400-500 GPM mud pumps.
The company said the Lontra well produced at a stabilised flow rate of 2,500 barrels per day of condensate and 39m cubic feet per day of gas under the drill stem
The drill stem
test, as it is known, had been scheduled to start last Thursday but was put on hold due to a mechanical malfunction.
In statements to CNA, President of the Cyprus National Hydrocarbons Company, Charalambos Ellinas, said that the drill stem
test will test the pressure and quality of block 12.
A successful drill stem
test was carried out, which flowed at a rate of 4.
tests will also be performed on the heavy oil zones of Block 4.
InterOil Corporation (TSX: IOL) (AMEX: IOC) (POMSoX: IOC), a US-based vertically integrated energy company, has concluded drill stem
testing at the Elk-4 well.
By having a vertical hole directly in the intended path of a bore, the exact coordinates of the drill stem
can be physically measured when the stem passes through the hole.