Ecopetrol has published the REX NO field It is ready to start marketing oil in this area.
The company reported on the oil field It is located in the municipalities of Araukuita and Arauca, in section Arauca.
The new development is roughly 15 kilometers from the Cano Limon-Covenas complex, which will allow synergies to be exploited with this operational area and is part of the Harvest Association Agreement in which the partners are Ecopetrol and Occidental de Colombia.
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"Detection good (Rek NE-01 ST2) reached its goal in late November 2017, with an approximate depth of 2,900 meters and checking the presence of hydrocarbons at an estimated thickness of 17 meters, "the oil company said.
He also noted that, from the beginning of the initial testing, Wells produce about 2,000 barrels day light oil of very high quality.
Development Plan 2018 includes drilling two additional wells, with which the initial inclusion of reserves is estimated.
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"This discovery confirms the great potential of the hydrocarbon wealth of the region, where today Ecopetrol strongly participates in research and production areas, "the company said.
Finally, Ecopetrol said that this kind of discovery uses all the research capabilities identified in Arauca.