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    Chevron find in offshore Angola

    News // July 13, 2001
    Chevron has announced the discovery of the Tombua field, its seventh significant oil find in Angola's prolific deepwater Block 14. The discovery, drilled last month in 925ft (282m) of water to a depth of 10,535ft (3,200m), tested at a maximum combined flow rate of 10,022 barrels per day of high-quality, 39-degree API gravity crude from two separate zones. The discovery will be followed by geologic and engineering studies to appraise the field and assess its potential reserves.

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