Fossil Energy – Gas Find
The Norwegian arm of Austrian vitality and petrochemicals firm OMV has confirmed that the Oswig exploration properly within the Norwegian North Sea has made a gas-condensate discovery.
OMV stated that it had now determined to drill a sidetrack and carry out a drill stem take a look at (DST) on the properly, which accomplice Longboat says could possibly be one of many largest fuel prospects being examined in Norway this 12 months.
The properly was drilled to a depth of 5,003 metres TVDSS focusing on the Tarbert and Ness formations. Gasoline and condensate had been encountered within the Tarbert Formation. Presence of hydrocarbons within the deeper Ness formation was inconclusive on the properly location.
Oswig is near the prevailing infrastructure of the manufacturing Tune and Oseberg fields.