Preliminary report on Karachi deep sea drilling submitted

KARACHI: A multinational join venture has prepared preliminary report of offshore drilling for oil and gas in Karachi ultra-deep waters.

 

 

 

The joint venture of ENI, Exploration and Production Pakistan BV (EEPP) and Pakistan Petroleum Limited (PPL) finalized initial 12-hour drilling report and submitted to concerned authorities.

A major drilling ship – Mother of All Rigs – along with three supply vessels started the drilling last night.

The joint venture is drilling Kekra-1 well in Indus-G block, which is located some 280 kilometres away from the Karachi coast.

Eni Pakistan is the operator of the block, while EEPP is drilling the well.

Besides, Pakistan state-owned OGDC and PPL are part of the joint venture. Each of the four firms have a 25 percent participating interest in the block, officials said.

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  1. Allah Subhan Tala will make this drilling successful. I pray to Allah Subhana Tala, this drilling be successful. upon the successful drilling and if there is found a huge reservoir of oil and gas, our country will become rich and prosperous. I again pray to Allah Subhana Tala for successful drilling of the all the companies who are part of this joint venture. Allah Subahana Tala make this drilling successful for the sake of bright future of this country and for the nation of this country. Allah Subahana Tala help all these companies and make successful them in drilling process.

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