Sakhalin extended-reach well pushes ERD envelope to a world record ///

To reach reserves in the Odoptu field, located offshore Sakhalin Island, Russia, ExxonMobil, as operator of the Sakhalin 1 project, drilled nine extended-reach wells from the Sakhalin Island shore, culminating with the record-setting OP-11 well. Lessons learned on these wells will be useful for designing future extreme ERD wells.

Log in to view this article.

Not yet a subscriber?  Get started now for immediate access to this content and more.



Already a subscriber but don’t have an online account? Contact our customer service.