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    Big North Sea oil find revealed

    News // January 7, 2005
    A 'significant' oil and gas find has been made in the North Sea west of Shetland. The ChevronTexaco find is 78 miles (126km) offshore in the Faroe-Shetland channel at the Rosebank/Lochnagar well.

    President of ChevronTexaco Overseas Petroleum George Kirkland said the find 'positioned the company for continued growth in the region.'

    Further tests will be carried out on the well to appraise fully the find, made by the West Navigator drill ship.

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