Remove drilling fluids and carry out an extended well test
Awaiting planning officer’s recommendation.
Remove drilling fluids and carry out an extended well test. This proposal is a two-stage activity: , 1) Pumping out previously used drilling fluids to ascertain any oil flow (up to 4 weeks) , 2) Should oil be seen to flow, an extended well test would be carried out over a period of 3 years.
Recommended for refusal and did not go to planning committee.
Angus confirm that they are in discussion with WSCC about a 3 year Extended Well Test
Temporary permission for exploration and appraisal comprising the flow testing and monitoring of the existing hydrocarbon lateral borehole along with site security fencing, the provision of an enclosed testing flare and site restoration