Eni hits new oil find offshore Mexico

Italian oil and gas company Eni has made a new oil discovery on the Saasken Exploration Prospect in Block 10, located in the mid-deep water of the Cuenca Salina in the Sureste Basin, offshore Mexico.

According to preliminary estimates, the new discovery may contain between 200 and 300 million barrels of oil in place, Eni said on Monday.

Saasken-1 NFW well, which has led to the discovery, is the sixth consecutive successful well drilled by Eni offshore Mexico in the Sureste Basin. It is located approximately 65 kilometers off the coast, and was drilled by the Valaris 8505 semi-sub in a water depth of 340 meters and reached a total depth of 3,830 meters.

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