Exoma Energy announced that it has spudded Brixton‐2, the ninth well of the Galilee Joint Venture’s 2012 exploration program. This well will be drilled using EDA Rig 1.
The well will be a test of coal seam gas (CSG) in the Permian coal measures.
Exoma has a 50% beneficial interest in both ATP 1008P and the Brixton‐2 well. CNOOC Galilee Gas Company Pty Ltd is earning its participating interest by a farmin whereby CNOOC provides the first $50 million of joint venture expenditures on Exoma’s five Galilee Basin ATP’s.
LNG World News Staff, September 11, 2012; Image: Exoma