Det Norske Reports No Hydrocarbons at Geite (Norway)
Det norske oljeselskap ASA is about to complete drilling operations on the Geite prospect in the North Sea. Geite is located northwest of the Ula field.
Triassic reservoir sandstones were encountered, but without hydrocarbons. Det norske has completed the drilling operation, and the well will now be plugged and abandoned.
Det norske is the operator in PL 497 with a 35 percent ownership interest.
Press Release, October 15, 2012