Qatar Petroleum and Wintershall discover gas in Qatar Block 4 North
DOHA, Qatar – Qatar Petroleum and Wintershall have announced a gas discovery in exploration Block 4 North, offshore Qatar.
Qatar Petroleum and Wintershall entered into an E&P sharing agreement for Block 4 North in November 2008. Mitsui Gas Development Qatar joined in 2010 by acquiring 20% of the contractor’s interest with Wintershall retaining 80% interest and operatorship. Block 4 North an offshore block in the north of Qatar and is in direct proximity to the North Field at a water depth of around 70 m.