Well dry for GDF SUEZ in Barents Sea

April 11, 2014

GDF SUEZ, operator of production licence 607, has concluded drilling of wildcat well 7218/8-1. The well is dry, Norwegian Petroleum Directorate said on April 10.

The well was drilled about 65 kilometres southwest of the oil and gas discovery 7220/8-1 Johan Castberg and 130 km northwest of the Snøhvit field in the Barents Sea.

Source: Norwegian Petroleum Directorate Press Office, 2014