Blackbeard prospect has flank potential
McMoRan finds fourth potential hydrocarbon-bearing zone at U.S. Gulf prospect; says more drilling could add significant reserves
For Petroleum News
The deep and mysterious Blackbeard wildcat, abandoned by ExxonMobil and re-entered by new owner and operator McMoRan Exploration Co., encountered a promising fourth potential hydrocarbon-bearing zone below 32,850 feet on the Gulf of Mexico’s continental shelf, McMoRan disclosed, adding that the comp....
[additional news subjects in this story]
Exxon original operator
You must be logged in to view this story. Please either log in or subscribe.
Click here to subscribe to Petroleum News for as low as $69 per year.
Subscribers log in here to read the entire newspaper (1998 to 06/24/2013)
Print this story | Email it to an associate.
Petroleum News - Phone: 1-907 522-9469 - Fax: 1-907 522-9583
circulation@PetroleumNews.com --- http://www.petroleumnews.com ---
S U B S C R I B E
Copyright Petroleum Newspapers of Alaska, LLC (Petroleum News)(PNA)©2013 All rights reserved. The content of this article and web site may not be copied, replaced, distributed, published, displayed or transferred in any form or by any means except with the prior written permission of Petroleum Newspapers of Alaska, LLC (Petroleum News)(PNA). Copyright infringement is a violation of federal law subject to criminal and civil penalties.