production well

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production well

n.
A well used to retrieve petroleum or gas from an underground deposit.
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READ: Australian Potash adds confidence to Lake Wells SOP Project resource with strong production well development
The #1-7 well is the 11th production well that has been drilled at Snake River.
ConocoPhillips did one test of a production well drilled into the Ugnu a few years ago but the latest development is an adaptation by BP to the Slope of a heavy oil production technology borrowed from Canada's tar sands projects, "Cold Heavy Oil Production in Sand," or CHOPS.
On the Al Jurf field offshore Libya, Wintershall said that once repairs to the offshore C 137N production well have completed successfully, the second development phase well begin with the drilling of further production wells and two gas injectors.
Drilling of a new production well is ongoing with expected completion in the second half of 2010.
The Blubaugh #20-1 well is the first production well connected into Production Hub No.
18 May 2010 - Sweden-based oil and gas group PA Resources AB (STO: PAR SEK) (OSL: PAR) said today the third production well on the Azurite field in the Republic of Congo, where it holds 35%, has been put on stream.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-14 March 2006-Norse Energy Corporation ASA announces first production well at Manati gas field(C)1994-2006 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.m2.com
Stratic Energy Corporation (SE.LN) (TorontoVE:SE), an oil and gas company, has started oil production from the second production well in the West Don field and the start up of water injection and gas lift operations within the field.
The ETU #17-6 vertical production well is now tied into surface facilities and has commenced production testing from the Mississippi Lime interval.
Sydney, Australia, June 7, 2012 - (ABN Newswire) - United States focused oil & gas producer and explorer AusTex Oil Limited (ASX:AOK) (OTCQX:ATXDY) today announced that the Blubaugh #21-3 production well in the company's 5,500-acre Snake River Project in Northern Oklahoma has reached a Total Depth (TD) of 4,780 feet.

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