Poland's conventional exploration areas [78435 bytes]
A large part of Polish territory is under study or license for conventional oil and gas exploration.
Polish Oil & Gas Co. in 1996 discovered a large structure in western Poland based on 3D seismic data. The Buszewo-Mostno-Barn- owko structure, near Gorzow Wielkopolski, is said to hold 488 million bbl of oil and 1.04 tcf of gas recoverable. Status of the field is unknown, but it may have been a factor in boosting Poland's 1996 yearend reserves to 40 million bbl from 31 million bbl (OGJ, Dec. 30, 1996, p. 40).
Frontier Oil Exploration Co. (FX), Salt Lake City, and RWE-DEA AG, Hamburg, will drill t...