Appraisal well Solsort-2 in the Danish North Sea discovered oil
As operator for the companies in Licence 3/09 DONG E&P A/S has drilled the Solsort-2 (5604/26-6) appraisal well in the westernmost part of the Danish part of North Sea. Oil and associated gas was produced in a test.
18. December 2013
Solsort-2 is located app. 2.5 km southwest of the Solsort-1 well which in 2010 discovered oil. Solsort-2, like Solsort-1, was drilled in cooperation between the licensees in the two licences 4/98 and 3/09. Furthermore, licence 7/89 has contributed financially to the drilling of Solsort-2 in order to gain access to data from the well.
The well Solsort-2 was spudded 21 August 2013 with the jack-up rig Mærsk Resolve at the position 56° 08' 15.571" N, 04° 16' 09.406" E (UTM Zone 31, 6 222 264.0 m N, 578 882.0 m E), where the water depth is 61 metres.
Licence 4/98 and 3/09: