NPD Grants Lundin Drilling Permit for Lundin Norway

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Lundin Norway AS a drilling permit for well 7220/11-3 AR, located offshore Norway in production license 609.

Well 7220/11-3 AR will be drilled from the Leiv Eiriksson (UDW semisub) drilling facility

The drilling program for well 7220/11-3 AR, which will be drilled by the Leiv Eiriksson drilling facility, relates to the deepening of appraisal well 7220/11-3 A, which was temporarily plugged and abandoned in 2015.

Lundin Norway AS is the operator of the well with an ownership interest of 40 percent. The other licensees are Idemitsu Petroleum Norge AS and DEA Norge AS, each with a 30 percent interest. The permit is contingent on the operator securing all other permits and consents required by other authorities prior to commencing the drilling activities.



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