Tullow Oil says Suriname well encounters only minor oil show
Well will be plugged and abandoned while data is considered
Exploration firm Tullow has issued an update on its Goliathberg-Voltzberg North exploration well, offshore Suriname, saying the well had reached had encountered good quality reservoir but only minor oil show.
The well was drilled to a total depth of 5,060 metres in 1,856 metres of water. It will be plugged and abandoned before analysing the data gathered from the well.