Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. XLIX

No 20

15-May-2006

YEMEN

DNO Reports New Oil Discovery In Block 32

Norways DNO on 5 May said the Godah-2 appraisal well in Block 32 tested at a stabilized rate of 1,160 b/d and 117,000 cfd of gas. Godah-2 was drilled to evaluate the Godah-1 exploration well where oil was found in March (MEES, 6 March). DNO said Godah-2 was located some 1,100ms to the northeast of Godah-1 and encountered the Qishn S-1A sands 20ms structurally lower than at Godah-1. The new well...