Strickland-2 comes up dry

OIL Search (10%) and its partners Repsol (50%), Santos (30%) and Mitsubishi (10%) have completed the drilling of the Strickland-2 well in the PNG Highlands with a disappointing result.
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The well within PRL 269, west of the Juha gas field, found the Darai Limestone at the location to be water bearing.

The prospect had been targeted as a potential backstop to PNG LNG Train 3.

Rig 103 has now been skidded to the Strickland-1 location to drill a second well.

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