Total has made a gas-condensate discovery in well 25 / 5-7 of the David prospect in the North Sea.
A gas column of 70m was encountered in the Brent group, and is estimated to be between 15 million and 20 million barrels of oil equivalent recoverable resources.
Well 25 / 5-7, which is located in production licence 102C, is drilled to a vertical depth of 3,045m below sea in a water depth of 119m.
Total E&P Norge holds a 40% operating interest in production licence 102C. Its partners include Petoro with 30%, Centrica Resources with 20% and Det norske with 10%.