Repsol exploration well blows out
Qugruk 2 well hits shallow gas pocket; no injuries or damage reported; shallow gas survey done before drilling didnít spot anything
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Repsol E&P USA experienced a gas kick at a North Slope exploration well on Feb. 15, but early reports suggest the incident did not cause any injuries or major damage.
The Spanish major experienced the kick around 9 a.m., when the Qugruk 2 well hit a shallow gas pocket around 2,500 feet, forcing appr....
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Gas flow stopped
Blowout first since early 1990s
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