|Covered area being constructed at drill site 6/10/14.|
|Dual-rotary drilling and advancing 16” casing 28/9/14.|
The wireline logging container should arrive tomorrow and the office and coffee room have just arrived and are being fitted out. The large outdoor covered area got tested by driving rain and strong winds that were strong enough to move several of the shipping containers. It is amazing that the cover could withstand such a battering.
*It turns out that it wasn’t. We continue drilling.
Primary funders of the DFDP-2 project are: the International Continental Scientific Drilling Program (ICDP), the Marsden Fund of the Royal Society of New Zealand, GNS Science, Victoria University of Wellington, and the University of Otago.