Oil Search In The Indian Ocean Gets Underway
From All Africa
US oil and gas explorers Apache Corporation estimates that within the next 60 days, it will have drilled the targeted 3,250 metres depth at the exploratory well at Mbawa1 Prospect in the offshore block L8 well within Lamu basin.
Apache has already drilled 1519 metres below the drill floor since the exercise started on 10th August 2012. The exercise and now the actual drilling is on hold as the company carries out more preparations for safe drilling known as casing.