Wireline evaluation and sampling of formation fluids were completed and confirmed that no zones of commercial hydrocarbons were encountered in the well.
The exploration well was completed days ago, reaching a target depth of 1,672 m (5,485 ft). At the time, 3D Oil said that hydrocarbons were encountered in target zones.
The company said that West Tolesto jackup will be demobilized.
3D Oil holds a 24.9% interest in permit VIC/P57, with operator Carnarvon Hibiscus Pty Ltd. holding the remaining 74.1%. Carnarvon is a wholly owned subsidiary of Malaysia’s Hibiscus Petroleum.