Skip to main content

Exoma employs second drill rig for Galilee basin

Oilfield Technology,

Exoma Energy has employed a second drilling rig for it’s Galilee Basin exploration programme in Queensland, Australia.

Energy Drilling Australia has been contracted to provide a Foremost Explorer III-65 drill rig and crew to drill 4 - 8 core wells. The first well, Alma-1, is expected to be spudded on April 25 2012.

The Alma-1 well is located in ATP 996, 100 km north of Longreach. The well is specifically targeting the Permian coal measures and the overlying Toolebuc shale.

Adapted from press release by Peter Farrell

Read the article online at:


Embed article link: (copy the HTML code below):