Shetland Well Delivers for Total
Total has made a gas and condensate discovery in the Edradour exploration well in Block 206/4, about 47 miles (75 kilometers) northwest of Shetland in a water depth of 984 feet (300 meters). The well, drilled by Transocean's Sedco 714, reached a depth of more than 11,483 feet (3,500 meters) and encountered gas and condensate in a cretaceous reservoir with good petrophysical properties.
Data and samples were gathered. Once the appraisal phase is completed, the operator will launch a study to consider the development of these new resources through the Laggan and Tormore facilities. Total operates the license, holding a 75% interest; Dong holds the remaining interest.SubseaIQ provides focused, in-depth coverage of offshore field development activities around the world, with daily updates on hundreds of offshore fields and facilities. Click here to sign up for the free weekly email newsletter.
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