Bridge Energy: Pl511 Mjosa exploration well spudded
BY IAN WALKER
LONDON -- Bridge Energy said that drilling of exploration well 6406/6-3 has started.
Well will target the Mjosa gas prospect, which is located 10 km northeast of the Linnorm discovery within the Haltenbanken Area of the Norwegian Sea. Well is being drilled by the Transocean Arctic semi-submersible rig and is targeting Lower and Middle Jurassic reservoirs.
Estimated unrisked mean potential targeted by the well is 14 MMboe net to Bridge.
Bridge has a 7.5% interest in the well. Wintershall is the operator with 25%, and the other partners are Maersk, Petoro, VNG, and Tullow Oil (10%).
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