Wintershall Moves Forward In Gulf


The German firm is looking to use its sour gas experience in Abu Dhabi.


Germany’s Wintershall, together with partners Abu Dhabi’s state-owned ADNOC and Austria’s OMV (24.9%-owned by Abu Dhabi’s IPIC) is set to spud its first exploration well at its Shuweihat sour gas concession in Abu Dhabi in the first half of December.

Operator Wintershall has high hopes for Shuweihat. Regional VP Klaus...