North Sea
29 May 2018

Edvard Grieg appraisal in SE field area in Skagerrak Southern Back Basin depocentre. Slightly deviated to west to avoid faulting in overburden. Objective drilled on inclination of 24° with silty and sandy Skagerrak conglomerates over basement from 1,953–2,094 m (1,866–2,007 m TVDSS), and 66 m oil column to oil-water contact at 2,019 m (1,932 m TVDSS). Porosity 10–15% in oil zone but decreasing with depth. MDT samples 0.857–0.886 g/cm3 with GOR of 111–149 Sm3/Sm3. CaST pressure monitor installed.