PA Resources Divests North Sea Assets



PA Resources AB announced Monday that it has signed an agreement to divest its portfolio of North Sea assets to Petrogas E&P.

The sale includes the company’s 24 percent interest in license 12/06 in Denmark, which holds the Broder Tuck and Lille John discoveries, as well as its exploration licenses in the UK, Germany and the Netherlands. The transaction, which is subject to regulatory approvals, is expected to close during the first quarter of 2016.

The proceeds from the sale will be used to repay creditors in accordance with a composition plan adopted in October 2015. Petrogas E&P is a privately held international oil and gas group headquartered in Oman and with operations in the Middle-east, Africa and Europe.



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