Nabors withdraws Point Thomson rig
After millions in upgrades, rig 27-E drilled 2 wells for Exxon in Alaska North Slope field; no more drilling likely until 2013-14
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A heavily modified drilling rig that punched a pair of high-pressure wells for ExxonMobil in the disputed Point Thomson field on Alaska’s eastern North Slope is now cold-stacked and will be moved to Deadhorse in February.
Dave Hebert, general manager of Nabors Alaska Drilling, said the plan is to br....
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