BG Norge AS has been granted consent to use subsea facilities and pipelines on the Gaupe field.
The Gaupe field is part of production license 292 and lies about 149 miles (240 kilometers) southwest of Stavanger, near the border to the UK shelf.
The water depth in the area is about 279 feet (85 meters).
Production is scheduled to start March 15-20, 2012.
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