OMV steps up exploration drilling in Barents Sea

Offshore staff

OSLO, NorwayOMV has authorizations from the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate and Petroleum Safety Authority Norway to drill two exploration wells in the Barents Sea.

Transocean Spitsbergen will drill well 7324/7-3 S in production license 537, to be followed by well 7324/8-3.

The license includes the potentially large Wisting oil discovery.


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