NPD Grants Det Norske Drilling Permit for Well 16/1-26 A

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Det norske oljeselskap AS a drilling permit for well 16/1-26 A, located offshore Norway.

Well 16/1-26 A, which will be drilled using the Maersk Interceptor (492’ ILC) drilling facility, is an appraisal well on the 16/1-7 oil discovery, which is part of the Ivar Aasen field, where Det norske is the operator with an ownership interest of 34.7862 percent.

Other licensees in the area are Statoil Petroleum AS with 41.4730 percent, Bayerngas Norge AS with 12.3173 percent, Wintershall Norge AS with 6.4615 percent, VNG Norge AS with 3.0230 percent, Lundin Norway AS with 1.3850 percent and OMV (Norge) AS with 0.5540 percent.

The permit is contingent upon the operator securing all other permits and consents required by other authorities prior to commencing drilling activities.



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
 -  Global LNG Demand Set to Rise to 2030 (Feb 20)
 -  Lekoil Aims to Ramp Up Otakikpo Output... (Feb 20)
 -  Total Drilling Deeper at Antelope-7 Ap... (Feb 20)
 -  Study Gives New Hope for Rockall Area ... (Feb 20)
 -  Ithaca Energy Starts Production from N... (Feb 17)


Most Popular Articles

From the Career Center
Jobs that may interest you
Sample Catchers
Expertise: Roustabout
Location: Lafayette, LA
 
Deepwater Floorhand
Expertise: Floorhand / Roughneck
Location: Houma, LA
 
XTREME Coil tubing and HEAVY HAUL Drivers
Expertise: Casing
Location: Midland, TX
 
search for more jobs

Brent Crude Oil : $55.81/BBL 0.28%
Light Crude Oil : $53.4/BBL 0.07%
Natural Gas : $2.83/MMBtu 0.70%
Updated in last 24 hours