Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. XLIX

No 34

21-Aug-2006

MAURITANIA

Mauritanias Block 8 Partners Say Dana-Operated Flamant-1 Well Spudded

Hardman Resources and Roc Oil, partners in the offshore Mauritanian Blocks 7 and 8, both operated by Dana Petroleum of the UK, have announced that the Atwood Hunter drilling rig spudded the Flamant-1 exploration well on 13 August. The well, in Block 8 in Mauritanias northern offshore waters, will be drilled to a depth of 3,370ms. The Flamant-1 well is targeting a...