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Inspection visit by SunTrust Oil MD/CEO

Inspection visit by SunTrust Oil MD/CEO

CEO/MD, SunTrust Oil Company Nigeria Limited, Mr. Ugo Okafor inspecting the Umusadege facilities Recently the MD/CEO of SunTrust Oil Company Nigeria Limited , Mr. Ugo Okafor, visited the Umusadege Field for the regular Management Facility Inspection exercise. Part of...

UMU WEST 2 DRILLING UPDATE

UMU WEST 2 DRILLING UPDATE

Completed drilling first section to TD at 4556ft and ran and cemented 13 3/8 casing. Currently performing cement top up job; later to drill out shoe, do a leak off test, pull out and pick up the Bottom Hole Assembly for the next drill section. The well will target...

UMU WEST 2 DRILLING UPDATE

UMU WEST 2 DRILLING UPDATE

Rig move and rig up is 100% complete. Rig acceptance test also 100% completed. Umusadege-West 2 (Umu 18) spudded at 13:00hrs on August 3, 2019. The well will be drilled as a deviated well in the western culmination with sands XXa & XIV as primary targets. The well...

UMU WEST 2 DRILLING UPDATE

Rig move to the Umusadege location is now expected to commence on July 12, 2019. Umusadege‐West 2 will be drilled as an S‐shaped well in the Western culmination with sands XXa & XIV as primary targets. The well will be completed as a dual string multi‐zone...

FIELD OPERATIONS UPDATE

FIELD OPERATIONS UPDATE

Production SunTrust Oil and its partner have increased oil production from 14000Bopd to 16000 BOPD through various well intervention activities. Further intervention jobs on the existing Umu 7 and Umu 10LS are expected to further increase the production numbers in the...

JANUARY – MARCH 2019 OPERATIONS UPDATE

JANUARY – MARCH 2019 OPERATIONS UPDATE

DRILLING Plans are almost concluded for the drilling of the second well, (Umu West 2 development well), in the Umu Western location of the field during quarter two. Contracting process with several service contractors almost completed to ensure we meet up with the...

FEB – JUNE 2018 – OPERATIONS UPDATE

FEB – JUNE 2018 – OPERATIONS UPDATE

DRILLING No current drilling operation. Plans are still ongoing to carry-out rig-less interventions on some of the well strings. PRODUCTION ACTIVITIES Plans are ongoing to ramp up production as the new 80,000 barrels Tank Farm is nearing completion. The Tank Farm will...

JANUARY 2018 – OPERATIONS UPDATE

JANUARY 2018 – OPERATIONS UPDATE

DRILLING No current drilling operation. Plans are ongoing to carry-out rig-less interventions on some of the well strings. PRODUCTION ACTIVITIES SunTrust Oil and its partner, sustained production operation during the month, December 2017, under review. Plans are...

SEPTEMBER 2017 – OPERATIONS UPDATE

SEPTEMBER 2017 – OPERATIONS UPDATE

   DRILLING No current drilling operation. Plans are ongoing to carry-out rig-less interventions on some of the well strings.  PRODUCTION ACTIVITIES SunTrust Oil and its partners, sustained production operation during the month, September 2017, under review....

AUGUST 2017 – OPERATIONS UPDATE

AUGUST 2017 – OPERATIONS UPDATE

DRILLING No current drilling operation. Plans are ongoing to carry-out rig-less interventions on some of the well strings. PRODUCTION ACTIVITIES SunTrust Oil and its partners, sustained production operation during the month, August 2017, under review. Plans are...

JULY 2017 – OPERATIONS UPDATE

JULY 2017 – OPERATIONS UPDATE

DRILLING No current drilling operation PRODUCTION ACTIVITIES SunTrust Oil and its partners, sustained production operation during the month, July 2017, under review. Plans are ongoing to ramp up production as reserve production capacities (RPC) with NAOC and Shell...

Operations Update

Operations Update

DRILLING The UMU 16 well has been successfully drilled and completed. The UMU 16 well is the first well to be drilled on the western location of the field. The well has since been put in production with a combined production of about 6000 barrels of oil per day...

The UMU 16 Drilling

The UMU 16 Drilling

DRILLING The UMU 16 well has been successfully drilled and completed. The UMU 16 well is the first well to be drilled on the western location of the field. The well has since been put in production with a combined production of about 6000 barrels of oil per day...

November 2020 – Jan  2021 Operations Update

November 2020 – Jan 2021 Operations Update

PRODUCTION ACTIVITIES SunTrust Oil and its Partners have continued to reap the benefit of increased storage space at the Umusadege field. With about 110,000 barrels storage space available, SunTrust Oil and its Partners were able to sustain injection rate during/after...

JANUARY – MARCH 2019 OPERATIONS UPDATE

JANUARY – MARCH 2019 OPERATIONS UPDATE

DRILLING Plans are almost concluded for the drilling of the second well, (Umu West 2 development well), in the Umu Western location of the field during quarter two. Contracting process with several service contractors almost completed to ensure we meet up with the...