Rig added for ultra-deep Blackbeard
McMoRan commits $160 million for Rowan jack-up for Gulf of Mexico prospects; move could signal positive Blackbeard log results
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Exploration and production independent McMoRan Oil & Gas Corp. has committed $160 million for another Rowan jack-up rig to drill one or more “ultra-deep” gas wells on the Gulf of Mexico’s continental shelf, including additional drilling on the challenging Blackbeard prospect.
The move could signal p....
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McMoRan acquired rights
Contract for ultra-deep wells
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