Large discoveries in the Triassic are still possibleCores from the Upper Triassic Fruholmen Fm in well 7321/8-1.

Large discoveries in the Triassic are still possible

While drilling was still ongoing, expronews readers were led to believe that a small resistor associated with 7322/6-1S (Shenzhou) could indicate hydrocarbons. Not so.

“Within EMGS, we would have been very excited if additional prospectivity had been proven within the Snadd level related to the observed resistor. This could have been a play opener in this part of the Barents Sea,” says Dag Helland-Hansen, Global Exploration Advisor in EMGS. “To make new discoveries on the NCS, technology is key, […]

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