SW Oman airborne data encourage Circle Oil

Circle Oil PLC, London, expressed encouragement at the results of preliminary processing of a 4,800-km airborne gravity and magnetic survey on Block 49 in southwestern Oman.The 15,438 sq km block is on the southern edge of the Rub al Khali basin and the eastern flank of the Ghudun Salt basin. Circle Oil’s interest is 100%.Results of the survey by Fugro Aerosurveys, Johannesburg, are to be integrated with other data to design a 2D seismic survey to start in early 2007. The block’s northern border is with Saudi Arabia. Click here to enlarge imagePreliminary analysis already indicates that the eastern edge of a postulated InfraCambrian salt basin, analogous to the nearby highly ...

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