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JUR Drilling

Activity type Drilling
Submitted by Esso Australia Resources Pty Ltd
Submission date 09 August, 2019
Submission type New
Decision date
RMS ID 4944
Status Under assessment (with NOPSEMA)
Link to previously accepted EP
Carolyn Thomas
Phone: +61392610000
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Location map - Activity: JUR Drilling (refer to description)

Barracouta (BTW) and Kipper (KPA) drilling campaigns will utilise the Noble Tom Prosser Jack Up Rig
to drill a total of four subsea production gas wells, two at each location. The BTW campaign will take
place in Production Licence VIC/PL1 located in the Gippsland Basin of eastern Bass Strait 6 km south
west of the Barracouta Platform, approximately 30 km off the coast in 45.5 m of water depth. The KPA
campaign will take place in VIC/PL25 at the Kipper Subsea Facility approximately 45 km off the coast in
95 m of water depth. Drilling activity is expected to commence in 1Q2020 and be completed no later
than 4Q 2021, with each well taking 50-80 days to drill.

Other Details
Locations Gippsland
Commonwealth waters adjacent to VIC
Titles (or other instruments) VIC/L1
Current Documents (Under assessment)
EP Document

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