Work Performed

Work Performed

  1. Review of available seismic and well data of HAHA permits;
  2. Review of seismic data interpretation of Tamanar Area carried out by CNOOC in 2006;
  3. 2D vintage seismic data reprocessed and individually interpreted by PEL, ONHYM and RPS (UK)
  4. Environmental impact assessment of Tamanar Area as a pre-requisite to 3D seismic survey;
  5. Acquisition of 140 sq km of 3D seismic data through PGS as contractor
  6. 3D seismic data processing to PSTM level by CGGVeritas Paris;
  7. Interpretation of 3D seismic data independently by:
    1. Hampson-Russell, (subsidiary of CGGVeritas) in Paris
    2. Operator; Petroleum Exploration (Pvt) Limited in Islamabad
    3. ONHYM (Petroleum Exploration Directorate Experts in Morocco)
  8. Field reconnaissance to understand the structural and stratigraphic framework of the Essaouira Basin;
  9. Field study of Triassic outcrops in the Argana Valley to sample the T6 (Triassic) interval
  10. Petrographic study of 13 outcrops samples collected from T6 sandstone interval. A copy of the study report was delivered to ONHYM;
  11. Reprocessing of seven selected vintage 2D seismic lines south of 3D seismic grid of Tamanar area;
  12. Integration of 3D seismic data acquired by PEL in 2009 and reprocessed 2D seismic data for mapping of the extension of Tamanar structure to the south;
  13. G&G studies such as compilation of geological maps, stratigraphic framework and hydrocarbon habitat model;
  14. Thermal maturity and hydrocarbon genesis modeling for Tamanar region (HaHa Permits) in coordination with ONHYM as joint venture partner;
  15. Tamanar-1 well location was firmed based on independent interpretation of the 3D seismic data by PEL, ONHYM and CGG Veritas.
  16. Preparation of prognosis of proposed Tamanar- 1 well;
  17. EIA study of Tamanar-1 well; NOC obtained
  18. Stake out survey of Tamanar-1 well location on ground in Jan, 2013;
  19. Final Evaluation Report Part I 
    1. Volume 1 Contains (Integrated geological and geophysical evaluation of the area),
    2. Volume 2 Contains (Geological & Drilling Manual)
  20. Signed Drilling Contract dated August 27, 2013 submitted to ONHYM.
  21. Ships containing 1500 hp rig along with material for 3 wells arrived Morocco port from China in Sept – Oct 2014
  22. First exploratory well is suspended
  23. Second exploratory well is currently suspended after drilling down to 430m, Drilling will be resumed in 2018.