A very successful Spot Coring Test at Reykjanes

During the 25th of November 2008 a very successful spot coring test was performed at 2800 m depth in the production well RN-17 B at Reykjanes. Well RN-17 B was being reconditioned by side-tracking it out of well RN-17 at 930 m depth below the production casing, to...

Daily news

Daily news can be found at: http://www.icdp-online.org/contenido/icdp/front_content.php?idart=1997

Drilling of well IDDP-1 in Krafla continues from today

According to our drilling schedule the drilling for 24 1/2″ casing to 280 m, and then for 18 5/8″ casing to 800 m depth, was supposed to occur this autumn. The drill rig Jötunn has been rigging up since last week and began drilling for the 24 ½” casing...

Fréttatilkynning

Landsvirkjun og Jarðboranir undirrita samning um djúpboranir við Kröflu. Download file (In Icelandic)

Drilling Schedule for the 1st IDDP drillhole

The 1st IDDP drillhole will be drilled in Krafla, NE-Iceland. A detailed time schedule is now available. Drilling for and cementing of the 32″ (inches) surface casing to 91 m depth has already been completed. Site location: ISN93 coordinates : X east 602607, Y...

StatoilHydro ASA joins the Iceland Deep Drilling Project

Deep Vision, the steering committee of the Iceland Deep Drilling Project (IDDP) announces that the partners in the IDDP consortium, including a new partner, namely StatoilHydro ASA from Norway, have signed the 1st Accession Protocol to the existing contract to...

IDDP drillsite at Krafla

A final decision on the the first IDDP drill site in Krafla will be reached this month. Several potential locations are being considered and compared. A 3D video clip showing 6 potential locations of 5 km deep wells, as compared to a MT low resistivity surface and...

IDDP activity at AGU

The USA Central Science Team has been active at the AGU Fall meetings. See: IDDP Abstracts AGU 2007 IDDP-poster 1 AGU 2007 IDDP-poster II AGU 2007 IDDP-poster III AGU 2007 IDDP Abstracts AGU 2006