OMV discovers gas, condensate with HPHT well off Norway

In its first high pressure, high temperature well drilled on the Norwegian Continental Shelf, OMV (Norge) AS has completed discoveries in the Hades and Iris intervals in its 6506/11-10 well in PL 644 B.

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In its first high pressure, high temperature well drilled on the Norwegian Continental Shelf, OMV (Norge) AS has completed discoveries in the Hades and Iris intervals in its 6506/11-10 well in PL 644 B.

The well is close to Morvin and Asgard fields, 244 km northwest of Kristiansund in 342 m of water.

OMV discovered gas and condensate in the primary Hades target and secondary Iris prospect. Preliminary results based on data gathered from both reservoir intervals indicates discovery sizes of 20-115 million boe for Hades and 20-130 million boe for Iris.

The 6506/11-10 well is OMV’s first in PL 644 B. It was drilled by Odfjell Drilling’s Deepsea Bergen semisubmersible drilling rig. OMV is operator with 30% interest. Partners are Statoil Petroleum AS 30%, Faroe Petroleum Norge AS 20%, and Spirit Energy Norge AS 20%.

The license was awarded in the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate’s Awards in Predefined Areas 2015 (OGJ Online, Jan. 19, 2016).

Contact Tayvis Dunnahoe at tayvisd@ogjonline.com.

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