Category: Wells

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No luck for Equinor in the Stord Basin

No luck for Equinor in the Stord Basin

As reported by the NPD today, the drilling of 31/11-1S has now been concluded with a dry well as a result. The well can be seen as a courageous attemp [...]
OMV targets Chalk overlying Ipswich salt dome

OMV targets Chalk overlying Ipswich salt dome

Back in 2008, Dong E&P Norway drilled well 1/3-11 only 1,200 m to the west of where 1/3-13 has now been spudded. However, the target of the Dong-o [...]
ONE-Dyas hits gas at Turkoois prospect

ONE-Dyas hits gas at Turkoois prospect

Operator ONE-Dyas is reported to have found gas in exploration well N04-03, recently completed north of the N05-A gas discovery that is likely to be d [...]
A small discovery at the margins of the Brent province

A small discovery at the margins of the Brent province

Drilled just north of the pinch-out line of the Middle Jurassic Brent sandstones, the targets of well 34/6-5 S were Lower Jurassic sandstones of both [...]
Stagnestind: the last of committed “megastructure” tests

Stagnestind: the last of committed “megastructure” tests

Well 7234/6-1 was spudded a few days ago in PL858, operated by Aker BP at 40% interest and partnered by Equinor (20%), Lukoil Overseas (20%) and Petor [...]
Another blow for the Barents Sea

Another blow for the Barents Sea

Earlier this morning, the NPD issued a press release stating that the Shenzhou well - 7322/6-1S - drilled to the northwest of the Wisting discovery an [...]
Mol spuds first appraisal well on Iving

Mol spuds first appraisal well on Iving

Mol Norway has had mixed drilling results recently, where the company drilled three high profile exploration wells in the Mandal High area in an attem [...]
Further interest in deep geothermal energy production in Belgium

Further interest in deep geothermal energy production in Belgium

Geothermal energy business HITA from Belgium is looking to drill wells into the Lower Carboniferous limestone in the greater Antwerp area, near the vi [...]
Another significant multi-pay and near-field discovery in the Norwegian Sea

Another significant multi-pay and near-field discovery in the Norwegian Sea

The primary exploration target of well 6507/4-2 S, drilled by Wintershall Dea and partnered by Petoro (35%) and Sval Energi (10%), was to prove petrol [...]
Plugging a well? Use creeping clay!

Plugging a well? Use creeping clay!

Until 2005, only cement and steel casings were used to seal off formations when abandoning wells. But what about using the sealing capacity of some of [...]
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