Oil and Gas Market Update for covering entire month of September 2013
- Statoil makes gas discovery at Iskrystall in Barents Sea ‐ A group led by Statoil ASA has made a
gas discovery at the Iskrystall prospect on PL 608 in the Barents Sea offshore Norway.
- Noble Energy makes deepwater gulf gas discovery ‐ A group led by Noble Energy Inc. reported
making a natural gas discovery with its Troubadour prospect in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. The well,
drilled in Noble’s Big Bend/Troubadour Rio Grande area, was drilled to a total depth of 19,510 ft in 7,273
ft of water on Mississippi Canyon Block 699. Reservoir and fluid measurement logs identified 50 ft of net
gas pay in a high‐quality Miocene reservoir, Noble said.