Barbarossa well initial phase drilling complete

EnCore Oil has completed the initial drilling phase of the Barbarossa well (47/9c-11) after encountering gas-bearing Rotliegend reservoir.

Offshore Staff

LONDON -- EnCore Oil has completed the initial drilling phase of the Barbarossa well (47/9c-11) after encountering gas-bearing Rotliegend reservoir. As planned, the well will be side tracked and then completed, pending testing results.

The plan is to develop the Venture Production-operated Barbarossa discovery as a single well subsea tieback with the nearby Channon discovery. The Barbarossa gas discovery is located on UKCS block 47/9b.

04/16/2008

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