Technip's Colombian subsidiary, Tipiel, has been awarded a front-end engineering design and detailed engineering design contract on a lump-sum basis. The deal, which was awarded by the Consorcio Constructor Ductos del Sur, is for the development of a new gas pipeline to transport gas from the Camisea field to Southern Peru. The project was launched by the Peruvian government and consists of more than 1,700 kilometres of 32" gas pipeline.
Petroamerica Oil has completed a stabilized test rate of 760 barrels of oil per day at its Langur-1X exploration well in the Llanos Basin of Colombia. The company said the LLA19 block was cased to evaluate 14.5feet of Gacheta Coil pay. Two intervals were perforated and the well was tested for 15 days under flow-assistance by coiled tubing and nitrogen.
Oil and gas explorer Amerisur Resources has drilled its 15th new well in the Plantillo field in Colombia. The well has confirmed the potential for T sand production, with the South American company placing production at 400 BOPD (barrels of oil per day).