Cairn, ConocoPhillips confirm oil find offshore Senegal
Green Car Congress
OCTOBER 7, 2014
Cairn, ConocoPhillips and their other joint venture partners confirmed that oil was discovered in the FAN-1 exploration well, located approximately 60 miles (97 km) offshore Senegal, in Northwest Africa. The FAN-1 well, located in the Sangomar Deep block, was drilled to a total depth of 16,164 feet (4,927 meters) in approximately 4,700 feet (1,433 meters) of water and was targeting multiple stacked deepwater fans.