Drilled to a total depth of 10,039 ft by Well Services Petroleum Ltd. Rig #80 to test a formation south of the Cascadura gas discovery, the well hit a total of about 589 net ft of pay.
The company said commercial gas inflow was obtained with a flow rate of about 600,000 cubic meters per day.
Equinor said on Sept. 29 it has found oil and gas at the Swisher prospect, where recoverable resources are estimated to be between 13-28 million barrels of oil equivalent.
Studio X, a first-of-its-kind open innovation studio powered by Shell, launched on Sept. 14 with three initial products to help define the future of exploration.
The latest oil discovery was made by the Redtail-1 well in the southeast part of the Stabroek Block.
President Tayyip Erdogan on Aug. 21 said Turkey discovered its biggest-ever natural gas field holding 320 billion cubic meters (11.3 Tcf) in the Black Sea, and more could be found.
The company also said it has identified 67 high-graded Strawn formation locations.
The company said the Roshchinskoye oil field has “geological reserves” of 4 million tonnes (29.3 million barrels).
Estimated volumes at the Dugong discovery are 40 to 120 million barrels of oil equivalent (MMboe), the company said.