Oil was proven in rocks from the Jurassic Age, more specifically attributed to the Statfjord formation. The discovery is particularly encouraging since it is this year's second oil discovery near the Ringhorne discovery.
This is a smaller oil deposit, but its proximity to existing infrastructure makes it likely that the resources can be recovered as additional resources to the Balder field.
The Deepsea Trym will now be laid up at the CCB base near Bergen.
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