Oil Exploration in Residential Area of Belmopan

exploring for oiloil explorationPlus News has learned that rights have been granted for BCH International Belize to conduct oil and gas exploration on a parcel of land in Belmopan.  The exploratory Seismic Program will be carried out at a lot on Brown Street.

BCH International Belize has contracted Discoveries Geophysical Services Ltd. to conduct the seismic testing.  The operation we understand, ought to take some 4 months.

Here’s what will take place during this time: in accordance to the license issued, BCH International Belize will first be required to establish a narrow survey line to ensure easy access for personnel and equipment to first position survey markers and then drill shallow boreholes that will be loaded with small quantities of explosives.

These boreholes will later be detonated in order to record subsurface data necessary to evaluate the subsurface conditions.

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