BRIEF-Romania's Romgaz says discovers large deep-water offshore gas field

Среда, 14 октября 2015 13:22 MSD
 

Oct 14 (Reuters) - Romania's Romgaz: Large discovery in the Black Sea, Block EX 30 Trident

* Says the water depth within the block ranges from 300 to 1,200 meters. The block has an area of 1,006 km2.

* Says according to preliminary results of the analysis of drilling data and geophysical exploration, the Lira-1X delivered a productive interval with an effective gas-saturated thickness of 46 meters.

* According to seismic data, the area of the gas field can reach up to 39 km2, reserves can exceed 30 bln cubic meters of gas, which is to be confirmed during evaluation drilling.

* Says the program of future works planned for 2016 includes drilling an exploration well at the Lira and the reprocessing of seismic data to confirm the size of the discovery and precise assessment of its potential hydrocarbon reserves

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