PDO Testing New Discovery in Central Oman

Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) is presently testing a promising new discovery of 29-30° API light crude in central Oman, according to a statement by the head of PDO's Exploration Department, Mr. Han Varenkamp, published recently in PDO's in-house magazine Mina al-Fahal.

The new discovery was made at Qarat al-Milh well located at about 15 kms. north of Ghaba North, which has opened up new possibilities for further exploration in...