Roc active in Mauritania

A PC Mauritania-led joint venture is drilling the Banda East-1B well in the PSC A permit, offshore Mauritania, to appraise the nearby Banda oil and gas field, according to minority partner Roc Oil.

Roc said the well was spudded on October 4 and would be drilled to a total depth of 2800m. Currently the well is at a depth of 2443m.