Galilee drilling program to accelerate Glenaras

Galilee Energy is confident in its Glenaras multi-lateral pilot program in the Galilee Basin, Queensland after Schlumberger revealed significant information from reservoir stimulation. As a result of the Schlumberger modelling, it has indicated that, at Glenaras 17A well location, the entire Betts Creek coal sequence is being depleted almost uniformly by the pilot. Data obtained …

Galilee, Jemena on track for new QLD pipeline

Jemena has continued the planning of its Galilee gas pipeline, which would run from the Glenaras gas project to Jemena’s Queensland gas pipeline. Outlined in its June quarterly report, Galilee has continued ongoing engagement with landholders and findings from initial construction feasibility and ecological surveys, enabling Jemena to be well advanced in its route development. …

Galilee unveils Glenaras pilot breakthrough

Galilee Energy has confirmed that the recently-drilled Glenaras 17A monitoring well in Queensland has provided positive information on the reservoir characteristics and vertical connectivity within the Betts Creek coal sequence. As part of the Glenaras multi-lateral pilot program in the Galilee Basin (ATP2019), the company’s primary focus is converting the certified contingent resources to reserves. …

Galilee progresses Glenaras drilling program

Galilee Energy has declared its Glenaras multi-lateral pilot program in the Galilee Basin, Queensland a success. As a result, the well has been cased as a future monitoring and producing well, with the rig released on Sunday after the company completed drilling at the site. The Glenaras 17 vertical well, which is 150m to the …

Galilee continues Glenaras pilot progress

Galilee Energy is preparing for the next stage of work at the Glenaras multi-well pilot project in Queensland after positive performance during the March quarter.   The 100 per cent owned and operated project is located in the Galilee Basin, Queensland, and is part of the Glenaras gas project (ATP 2019) which has one of the largest contingent gas resources …

Galilee completes phase one Kumbarilla program

Galilee Energy has completed phase one of the Kumbarilla exploration program after reaching total depth at the third and final well and drilling through the complete Walloon subgroup. On Saturday, the company reached a total depth of 1073m at the Kumbarilla Central 3 (KC3) well, with the complete Walloon Subgroup being intersected with wireline logs …

Galilee sets Kumbarilla drilling date

Galilee Energy has provided an update on its upcoming Kumbarilla and Glenaras drilling programs in the Surat and Galilee Basins, with lease preparation having commenced at Kumbarilla. The company has advised that the Savanna Rig 406 has been contracted to drill three exploration coreholes at Kumbarilla. Galilee’s initial program at the Kumbarilla project (ATP 2043) …

Comet, Vintage JV delay operations at Albany due to severe wet weather

Comet Ridge and Vintage Energy have decided to demobilise equipment from the Galilee Basin due to the magnitude of Queensland’s wet weather. Operator Comet Ridge (70 per cent) reported that given the continual rain and more forecast on the Albany drilling site, equipment has been disbanded to avoid lengthy standby charges overt the wet season. …

Blue continues work on alternate pipeline route

Blue Energy has highlighted an extension of its memorandum of understanding (MOU) with APA Group for the Bowen Basin gas pipeline route in Queensland as a key activity for the company during the December 2019 quarter. The MOU executed between APA and Blue in 2017 to investigate the pipeline route options from Moranbah to the …

Extreme rainfall impacts Albany-1 ST1 joint venture

Vintage Energy (50 per cent) as operator of the STP 2021 joint venture with Metgasco (25 per cent) and Bridgeport Cooper Basin (25 per cent) has advised that the SLR Rig 185 has been fully demobilised from the site. The joint venture has revealed this is the last Vali-1 drilling update, with evaluation of the …