Total Receives PSA Consent to Drill North Sea Well

Petroleum Safety Authority Norway has granted Total E&P consent to drill exploration well 1/5-5 using the Maersk Gallant (394’ ILC).

Situated in the North Sea offshore Norway, this is the first well to be drilled in license 618. Total, who is the operator for the license, received consent from the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate to drill the well in December last year.

Total E&P owns a 60 percent interest in license 618. GDF Suez E&P Norge AS and Petoro AS, both hold a 20 percent stake in the license.



Have a news tip? Share it with Rigzone!
Email news@rigzone.com

WHAT DO YOU THINK?

Click on the button below to add a comment.
Post a Comment
Generated by readers, the comments included herein do not reflect the views and opinions of Rigzone. All comments are subject to editorial review. Off-topic, inappropriate or insulting comments will be removed.

Related Companies
For More Information on the Offshore Rig Fleet:
RigLogix can provide the information that you need about the offshore rig fleet, whether you need utilization and industry trends or detailed reports on future rig contracts. Subscribing to RigLogix will allow you to access dozens of prebuilt reports and build your own custom reports using hundreds of available data columns. For more information about a RigLogix subscription, visit www.riglogix.com.
Events  SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

Our Privacy Pledge
SUBSCRIBE

More from this Author
Rigzone Staff
e-mail us at news@rigzone.com
 -  Baron Oil, SundaGas Form JV to Explore... (Sep 26)
 -  Polarcus Bags Broadband 3D Marine Seis... (Sep 23)
 -  PETRONAS Signs Contract with Schlumber... (Sep 23)
 -  Valmec Clinches Supply, Construction C... (Sep 23)
 -  Tullow Oil Confirms Turret Bearing Cov... (Sep 23)


Most Popular Articles

From the Career Center
Jobs that may interest you
Floorhand
Expertise: Floorhand / Roughneck
Location: Midland, TX
 
Motorhand
Expertise: Motorman
Location: Midland, TX
 
Derrickhand
Expertise: Derrickman
Location: Midland, TX
 
search for more jobs

Brent Crude Oil : $45.89/BBL 3.69%
Light Crude Oil : $44.48/BBL 3.97%
Natural Gas : $2.96/MMBtu 1.00%
Updated in last 24 hours