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Activity - Exploration Drilling WA-343-P

Activity details
Organisation INPEX Browse E&P Pty Ltd
Activity types Drilling
Other survey
In-force EP 4817
Submission date 11 April, 2019
Outcome Accepted
Acceptance date 24 July, 2019
Locations North West
Start date 09 February, 2020
Stop date 23 February, 2020
Please note: activity start and stop dates are based on notifications provided by the titleholder.

Titleholder contact
Eric Law
Phone: +61 8 6213 6952

Activity Description

As titleholder on behalf of its joint venture participants, INPEX Browse E&P Pty Ltd. (INPEX) is proposing to drill an exploration well inexploration permit area WA-343-P, in the Browse Basin. The permit area is wholly within Commonwealth waters locatedapproximately 400 km north of Derby, Western Australia.The petroleum activity will consist of a pre-drilling site survey, and the drilling and evaluation of an exploration well, where waterdepths are approximately 350 m. Drilling will be conducted using a semi-submersible mobile offshore drilling unit (MODU).The pre-drilling site survey is expected to commence in the second half of 2019, with drilling scheduled to commence in the first halfof 2020; however, the start date is subject to MODU availability, operational efficiencies, weather and analysis of geophysical datacollected during the pre-drill site survey.

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Location map - Activity: Exploration Drilling WA-343-P  (refer to description)

EP Documents

EP Document A686929 (2.46 MB)
Decision notifications A684355 (175 KB)

Related EP assessments

4817 (Click to view)