RN-15/IDDP-2 now at 4.254 m deep

Drilling has progressed slowly but steady for the last few weeks. Since 3200 m depth we have been drilling without getting any return of circulation fluid or drill cuttings to the surface. Seven times we have attempted to drill for spot cores, providing us with...

RN-15/IDDP-2 is now the deepest hole in Iceland

The RN-15/IDDP-2 has reached 3.640 m depth and is now the deepest hole in Iceland. The well is cased with a 9 5/8 inch steel casing to 2.940 m, and after cementing the casing the well was deepened with 8 ½ inch rotary drill bit. While drilling below the casing, quite...

Casing and cementing of the IDDP-2

Casing and cementing of the IDDP-2 well to 3 km depth has now been completed – and drilling ahead down into the un-known will begin next...

RN-15/IDDP-2

Deepening of RN-15/IDDP-2 formally begins today at 17:00 – 11th August 2016.

Drilling of IDDP-2 at Reykjanes

IDDP-2 Kick-Off Meeting was held in Reykjavik 23. June, 2016. Drilling of IDDP-2 at Reykjanes is expected to begin early August. For closer details see SAGA REPORT No 10.