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Investors see the oil industry’s conventional business model, in which companies spend billions of collars upfront for prospects that could turn out to be dry hole sas too risky.
Many pulled out following years of talks, and dry holes forced Total SA, Eni SpA and Repsol SA to exit ventures with Aramco.
Until Burger was drilled, Mukluk was the most expensive dry hole drilled in the U.S.
But the mission to eastern Houston was a literal dry hole — the neighborhood wasn’t under threat any longer.
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