ONGC finds gas, oil in two basins offshore India

ONGC has made two recent discoveries offshore India, the company revealed in its latest results statement.

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NEW DELHI, IndiaONGC has made two recent discoveries offshore India, the company revealed in its latest results statement.

Well GKS091NFA-1 was drilled in block GK-OSN-2009/1 Kutch Offshore in Gujarat State, northwest India, flowing gas during a test. ONGC said the result suggests the play could extend across a large area.

In NWMH Extn. PML in India’s Western Offshore basin well B-203-2 flowed 783 b/d of oil and 78,571 cu m/d of gas from an interval within an early Oligocene Mukta sandstone formation.

A limestone interval in the Heera formation also flowed oil and gas. The discovery confirmed a westward extension of the WO-4 plays in the downdip direction.

03/01/2019

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