Cyprus Mail

Drilling set to begin in Block 12

Exploratory drilling on Block 12 will begin on June 15 in Block 12 for the natural gas.
The budget for the drilling, to establish how rich the hydrocarbons are, is estimated at $117 million. The drilling will reach depths of 1,750 metres below sea level, while the final phase of the drilling is expected to reach 5,600 metres.