Black Sea partnership plans further wells

ExxonMobil and partner OMV have completed drilling of the Dolphin-1 exploratory well in the Romanian sector of the Black Sea.

Offshore staff

VIENNA, Austria – ExxonMobil and partner OMV have completed drilling of the Dolphin-1 exploratory well in the Romanian sector of the Black Sea.

The rig has since moved to a new drilling location. The partners will consider further exploration targets this year, OMV said.

In the Norwegian North Sea, the company says production is back to normal at the Statoil-operatedGudrun field following technical issues earlier this year.

Off New Zealand, OMV expects its oil production to ramp up as additional planned wells are drilled on theMaari field.

05/18/2015

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