Canning Basin


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Canning Basin

n
(Placename) an arid basin in NW Western Australia, largely unexplored. Area: 400 000 sq km (150 000 sq miles)
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The Reeves Formation is an emerging play in the Canning Basin and the Reeves section in the Adoxa 1 well is prognosed to be over 700 metres thick, with a substantial part of the section never previously penetrated in the Basin.
The closure being tested by Adoxa 1 has potential to hold "significant" resources of conventional oil in an emerging play type in the Canning Basin.
Northwestern Australia is sparsely settled and there is very little agriculture there, yet the Canning Basin has the third-highest depletion rate.
More locally, the recent Ungani-1 oil discovery in the Canning basin intersected the equivalent of the upper objective and flowed 1,600 bopd.
The WA government has determined it will pay $30 million to acquire the land and confirmed its aim to see Canning Basin gas flow through a processing hub at James Price Point.
PetroChina will acquire 20 per cent of Poseidon gas field in the Browse Basin offshore Western Australia and 29 per cent of onshore shale formation Goldwyer in the Canning Basin in the same region.
Kukersite samples from Canada (the Hornung, Midale and Froute cores of the Saskatchewan) and Australia (Santalum 1A core of the Canning Basin) have the respective values between +3.9 and +7.4[per thousand] (Table 1).
Conoco Philips, a US oil and gas major, has entered into a joint venture with New Standard Energy Limited for its assets in the Goldwyer project in the Canning basin for which it has committed AUD 108.2 Million.
Seismic geohistory analysis--A case history from the Canning Basin, Western Australia.
Gallic Energy Ltd (TSX V: GLE.A), a Canada-based holding company that invests in oil and gas projects, has announced acquiring exploration rights for Block L05-8 in the Canning Basin, Western Australia.