West of Shetlands wells confirm Glenlivet discovery potential

Vertical exploration well 214/30a-2 and two appraisal sidetracks on the Glenlivet discovery have proven gas bearing reservoir with excellent reservoir quality, according to operator DONG Energy.

Offshore staff

LONDON-- Vertical exploration well 214/30a-2 and two appraisal sidetracks on the Glenlivet discovery have proven gas bearing reservoir with excellent reservoir quality, according to operator DONG Energy.

The West of Shetlands exploration well and an updip appraisal sidetrack proved the lateral extent of gas saturated reservoir of excellent quality, exceeding expectations, the company says.

The company also drilled a downdip sidetrack to acquire samples from the water zone. The data will help Dong and its license partners assess potential field development options.

11/03/2009

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