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CNOOC strikes hydrocarbons at Bohai play

24th October 2014

CNOOC has made a mid-to-large new discovery Jinzhou 23-2 in the Bohai Sea

CNOOC strikes hydrocarbons at Bohai Bay play
The oil production of the well was tested around 260 barrels per day

Jinzhou 23-2 structure is located in the north part of Liaodong Uplift of Bohai with an average water depth of about 10 metres.

The well Jinzhou 23-2-3 is drilled and completed at a depth of 1,097 metres and encountered oil and gas pay zones with a total thickness of 68.4 metres. The oil production of the well was tested around 260 barrels per day.

The exploration success of Jinzhou 23-2 not only demonstrated the structure belt has excellent reservoir quality, but also proved the good exploration prospects in the north part of Liaodong Uplift.

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