Exploration & Production

BW Offshore completes Tortue well in Gabon

BW Offshore has announced it has completed the first of its development wells in its Dussafu licence in the Tortue field offshore Gabon.
By Staff reporter 9 April 2018 0 30338

BW Offshore has announced it has completed the first of its development wells in its Dussafu licence in the Tortue field offshore Gabon.

The company started drilling the DTM-2H well in January and has completed it on time and within budget. The company is now set to spud an additional appraisal well in the field, meaning drilling operations are due to continue until June.

The news comes as the company’s Singaporean subsidiary, BW Energy, inaugurated a new FPSO, the BW Adolo, which it plans to use off...