Save Article Instructions
Close 

Norwegian Sea

By OGJ editors

HOUSTON, Dec. 23 -- Norway's Statoil ASA reported a wildcat well resulted in a dry hole on the Blåmeis prospect in the Norne area.

The 6608/11-3 well was drilled in Production License 128 in search of oil in Jurassic sandstone. But drilling was terminated at a depth of 2,000 m in Triassic sediments.

The well was drilled about 15 km east of Statoil's Norne field. The wildcat's results will have no impact on future exploration in the Norne area, Statoil said.


To access this Article, go to:
http://www.ogj.com/content/ogj/en/articles/2002/12/norwegian-sea.html