Wintershall fant bare spor av gass i Kvalross-prospektet i nedre trias sandsteiner på Bjarmelandsplattformen i Barentshavet. Brønn 7224/2-1 var tørr.
«The well aimed to test two independent targets: the Kvalross prospect within the Lower Triassic Klappmyss formation; and the Kvaltann prospect within a Mid-Late Triassic Snadd formation channel,» skriver Faroe Petroleum.
In the main Kvalross target hydrocarbon shows were observed, but not in good quality reservoirs.
Good quality sands were encountered in the Kvaltann prospect but were found to be water wet.