Ghana: Springfield E&P spuds Afina-1x deepwater well offshore Ghana
09 Oct 2019
Springfield Exploration and Production, an independent Ghanaian energy company drilling in deepwater offshore Ghana, has spudded the Afina-1x well in the West Cape Three Points Block 2.
The 673 sq km West Cape Three Points Block 2 (WCTP2), awarded in 2016, is located in the Tano / Western Basin. Springfield is the Operator and majority interest holder of WCTP2 with the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation and its exploration company (Explorco) holding a minority interest.
Water depths range from <100m to 1700m. The Block is flanked by the Jubilee, Sankofa and Sankofa East oil and gas fields and the Pecan complex lies to the south.