The bureau of ocean energy management (BOEM) will publish its updated final notice of sale (FNOS) for Gulf of Mexico Oil and gas lease sale 261 in the Federal Register.
The Trion field development plan has been approved by the Mexican regulator, Comision Nacional de Hidrocarburos.
On 25 April, Wintershall Dea announced a significant oil discovery in Mexico in the Kan prospect in the offshore Block 30.
A permanent, gas-tight seal was required for a well with a 36” OD that was experiencing gas migration.
ExxonMobil is the first company to achieve certification for natural gas production associated with oil. The certification from MiQ helps the company meet customer demand for energy produced with fewer emissions.
The full development of Area 1 will include 33 wells connected to three wellhead platforms plus one monopod, in addition to the FPSO.
According to preliminary estimates, the initial oil in place at the discovery in Block 12 reaches 250 million barrels.