OMV Spuds Well in Norwegian Sea

OMV Norge has commenced drilling on its first Norwegian exploratory well, 6407/5-2S, in PL 471.

The well is targeting Chamonix, a potentially large Cretaceous stratigraphic prospect, and the secondary Cortina prospect in the Jurassic. The Borgland Dolphin semisub is drilling the well and operations should take about 60 days to complete.

The partners in PL 471 are OMV Norge (operator, 50%), Noreco (30%0 and Valiant (20%). 

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