Exxon, OMV start drilling Black Sea's Domino 2 well

|About: Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)|By:, SA News Editor

ExxonMobil (XOM -0.2%) and OMV (OTC:OMVJF) say they have begun drilling at a well that will help assess the size and commercial viability of their jointly held Domino 1 Black Sea well, the most significant Black Sea gas discovery so far.

The two companies say they had started drilling at the Domino 2 well in the deepwater sector of the Neptun block in Romanian waters, where each holds a 50% stake.