News listings

energy-pedia exploration

USA flagUSA

South America / GoM >>> USA

US: Zephyr Energy commences production test at State 16-2 LN-CC well


01 Dec 2022

Photo - see caption

Zephyr Energy, the Rocky Mountain oil and gas company, has announced that, following the completion of facilities construction and commissioning operations, the next phase of production testing has commenced on the State 16-2 LN-CC well and hydrocarbons are now flowing from the well.  The well is located on the Company's flagship project in the Paradox Basin, Utah, in the US.

The well was successfully drilled, completed, and tested in December 2021. Initial production rates peaked at approx. 1,100 barrels of oil equivalent per day despite production being constrained and heavily choked throughout the initial production test due to surface equipment limitations, details of which were announced by the Company on 8 December 2021.

Since the initial test, Zephyr's operations team, working with specialised facility consultants, spent significant time designing and augmenting surface facilities at the well in order to:

a) test plans for improved flow assurance;

b) prepare for eventual gas export and continual production operations; and,

c) obtain further production data for overall well and field management. 

Further updates from the production test are expected to be provided as appropriate in the coming weeks. 

Colin Harrington, Zephyr's Chief Executive, said:

'I am pleased to announce that following the completion of the significant upfront planning, design, construction and commissioning operations, the next phase of production testing has commenced and hydrocarbons are once again being produced from the well.

'I would especially like to commend our operations team and contractors who worked tirelessly to get the facilities completed and the test underway, particularly as this work has taken place in parallel with the ongoing drilling of our State 36-2 LNW-CC well.

'We look forward to keeping our stakeholders informed as the test progresses over the coming weeks - and, as always, we will endeavour to operate in line with our core mission:  to be responsible stewards of our investors' capital and responsible stewards of the environment in which we work.'

Original article link

Source: Zephyr Energy





Bookmark and Share


A global information service for upstream oil and gas opportunities - divestitures, farmins and farmouts and licensing rounds.


Subscriber Only Deals

Current Deals

Current Upstream Deals: 279

Completed Deals

Completed Upstream Deals: 6412

Company Profiles

Current Company Profiles: 2863

Corporate Activity

Current Corporate Activity articles: 3992

Companies Looking

Current number of articles: 460

Company Sales

Current Company Sales articles:1601

Geostudies

Current Geostudies articles: 901

How to subscribe

energy-pedia Jobs

RSS Feed Widget
See all jobs...


energy-pedia Databank

The energy-pedia databank contains links to information on the world financial and energy markets, including share prices, oil and gas prices and the global stock exchanges. Read more...



energy-pedia Glossary

A list of commonly used terms in the oil and gas industry. Read more...

Subscribe

Subscribe to the FREE
energy-pedia Daily Newsletter
Subscribe

OPC
Bayphase
energy365
Union Jack Oil 149
Syntillica
Borchwix
Government of South Australia
About energy-pedia

energy-pedia news is a FREE news service written and edited by E and P professionals for E and P professionals.

We don't just report the news, we give you the technical background as well, with additional information derived from our unique energy-pedia opportunities service.
Contact us

energy365 Ltd

238 High Street
London Colney
St Albans
UNITED KINGDOM

Tel: +44(0)1727 822675

Email: info@energy-pedia.com