Conventional Oil Well

Client: Cuadrilla Rescources
Location: Balcombe, UK

Job Description:

Meehan Drilling Ltd were contracted by Cuadrilla Rescources to drill a conventional oil well to a depth of 1,500m. This was the first ever UK exploration site that required a waste licence permit from the Enviroment agency and MDL were proud to be able to meet all the requirments of the permit. Due to the high profile nature of the site there were several HSE and EA audits carried out without incident. 

Equipment Used:

Meehan R1-TXD - Schramm 100T Super Single Drilling Rig 

2 x 1,000hp Mud Pumps 

Drilling Methods: Mud Rotary