Lundin North Sea Well Comes Up Dry

Sweden's Lundin Petroleum reported Thursday that it is to plug and abandon its exploration well 8/5-1 on the Ogna prospect in the North Sea after it came up dry.

The well – located on on Block 8/5, production license 453S in the southern part of the Norwegian North Sea – reached its target depth of 7,675 feet but the primary, Jurassic-age reservoir was shown to be of poor quality and no hydrocarbons were encountered.

Lundin is the operator of PL435S with a 35-percent working interest. Its partners in the license are Noreco, Det Norske and VNG Norge.

 

 



Have a news tip? Share it with Rigzone!
Email news@rigzone.com

WHAT DO YOU THINK?

Post a Comment Generated by readers, the comments included herein do not reflect the views and opinions of Rigzone. All comments are subject to editorial review. Off-topic, inappropriate or insulting comments will be removed.

Related Companies
Events  SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

Our Privacy Pledge
SUBSCRIBE

More from this Author
Rigzone Staff
e-mail us at news@rigzone.com
 -  Dayang Increases Stake in Malaysia's P... (Jul 28)
 -  Trapoil Merges with Jersey Oil and Gas (Jul 28)
 -  Vermilion Energy Enters Farm-in Agreem... (Jul 28)
 -  Dolphin Begins East Campeche Seismic S... (Jul 28)
 -  Pura Vida: MZ-1 Well Secondary Objecti... (Jul 28)


Most Popular Articles

From the Career Center
Jobs that may interest you
Subsea Engineer II - Subsea Support Group
Expertise: Subsea Engineer|Subsea Engineering
Location: Houston, TX
 
Subsea Supervisor - Advantage
Expertise: Hydraulic & Pneumatic|Maintenance Technician|Subsea Engineer
Location: Houston, TX
 
Subsea Supervisor - Sub Sea Support Group
Expertise: Hydraulic & Pneumatic|Maintenance Technician|Subsea Engineer
Location: Houston, TX
 
search for more jobs

Brent Crude Oil : $53.47/BBL 2.10%
Light Crude Oil : $47.39/BBL 1.55%
Natural Gas : $2.79/MMBtu 0.72%
Updated in last 24 hours