Chevron has spudded its first exploratory shale well in Romania. The well’s commencement has been repeatedly delayed by anti-fracturing protesters; it was originally set to be spudded at the end of 2013. The vertical well will be drilled to 13,000 ft, and will take approximately 90 days to reach total depth.


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