Noreco spuds its first operated well off Norway

The West Alpha has spudded an exploration well on the Tasta prospect in Norway, according to Noreco.

Offshore staff

STAVANGER -- The West Alpha has spudded an exploration well on the Tasta prospect in Norway, according to Noreco. The company’s resource estimate for the prospect is 34-91 MMbbl of hydrocarbons.

“This is our first well as operator in Norway, and marks an important milestone in our efforts to build a leading independent oil and gas company in the North Sea region,” says Scott Kerr, Noreco CEO.

08/28/2009

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