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What does KOP stand for?

KOP stands for Kick Off Point (oil industry)

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Report date 28th June 2011 Status Drilling 8 1/2" hole at 2,596 metres Past Week's Operations * Drilled 8 1/2" hole from 1,595 to 2,596 metres including * Horizontal section from 2,106 to 2,596 metres Objective Cambay Eocene "tight" reservoir Y Zone Kick off point for 1,167 metres deviation Planned Total Depth (TD) Approximately 2,885 metres Well duration Approximately 35 days on a trouble free basis All depths refer to measured depth below rig rotary table ("MD") After kicking off from the vertical hole at 1,167 metres, the well was drilled to the horizontal landing point at 2,106 meters and the horizontal section drilled to 2,596 metres.
The forward plan is to drill vertically to the kick off point at a depth of 10,757 feet, at which time the well will be deviated such that it is horizontal at a measured depth (MD) of 11,537 feet.