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Hitt og þetta 21. ágúst 2006

Statoil ASA finds gas in Trost prospect in Norwegian Sea

Nordic Business Report-August 21, 2006-Statoil ASA finds gas in Trost prospect in Norwegian Sea
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The Norwegian oil company Statoil ASA said on Friday (18 August) that it has found gas in an exploration well in the Trost prospect in the Norwegian Sea.

Statoil said that it will now evaluate the find, but that it is too early to tell whether the find will be commercial.

The Trost prospect is located a kilometre west of the Norne field.

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