Tullow Oil reports oil discovery in Barents Sea

Tullow Oil has reported that the Wisting Central exploration well offshore Norway has made the first ever oil discovery in the Hoop-Maud Basin in the Barents Sea.

6th September, 2013
Tullow Oil

Tullow Oil has reported that the Wisting Central exploration well offshore Norway has made the first ever oil discovery in the Hoop-Maud Basin in the Barents Sea.

The Wisting Central discovery is located in licence PL537 in which Tullow has a 20 per cent interest. OMV (Norge) is the operator with a 25 per cent interest while Idemitsu (20 per cent), Statoil (15 per cent) and Petoro (20 per cent) are also partners.

Results of drilling, wireline logs and samples...

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