Zion Logs the Ma’anit Rehoboth #2

Last week, Zion Oil conducted logging operations (gathering data inside the wellbore) down to a depth of 17,040 feet. Results from the logging operations will help Zion geologists determine if and where potential hydrocarbons exist in the well and how to proceed with...

Zion Oil Reaches Permian Target

Thursday June 25, Zion Oil COO Glen Perry wrote that Zion’s Ma’anit Rehoboth #2 well had reached a depth of 15,750 feet. This is 200 feet beyond the final depth of Zion’s 2005 Ma’anit #1 well. Why is this important? Zion oil has two targets for...

Zion Drilling Report

As promised, here is Zion’s first progress report on the drilling of the Ma’anit Rehoboth #2. Of the 8 step process below, they’ve completed steps 1 – 3. That means they will begin directional drilling at 3,000 meters (9,600 feet), not 1000...

Zion Begins Drilling

Zion Oil & Gas announced yesterday that drilling operations have begun at the Ma’anit Rehoboth #2 well site. Zion will drill down to a depth of 15,400 feet (Triassic), where the Ma’anit #1 was forced to quit in 2005, and then plans to increase to a...