Dallas, Texas-- Toreador Resources and TPAO each have reported Black Sea gas discoveries. Toreador Resources hit more gas in the Black Sea offshore Turkey with the Atwood Southern Cross rig.
The Guluc-1 well flowed approximately 17 MMcf/d of gas. It was drilled in a fault-separated prospect along the same trend as the Akcakoca-3 and -4 wells in the deeper waters of the SASB project area.
TPAO, the Turkish national oil company, reported tested 6.8 MMcf/d of gas at the Alapli-1 well northeast of the Akkaya field and adjacent to the SASB area . It was drilled with thePrometheus rig.