Huge Boost soon to Offshore drillers, Relief Well is ahead of Schedule at 15,000 feet, target is 18,000 feet.
Get ready for a major relief rally in offshore drillers as news spreads that the relief well is nearing its target of 18,000 feet.
The primary relief well is currently at a depth of more than 15,000 feet. The relief well is beginning to angle at 23 degrees to intercept the MC252 well shaft. The well is being drilled by The Development Driller III and is approximately 11 days ahead of schedule.
The secondary or backup relief well , being drilled by The Development Driller II, has drilled the second relief well to a depth of 9,774 feet.