Exploration well 6507/11-7 was drilled to a total depth of 2924 meters below the sea surface, and concluded in Lower Jurassic rocks. No mobile hydrocarbons were proven. The well has now been permanently plugged and abandoned.
Well 6507/11-7 was drilled by the semisub, Transocean Winner, in 294 meters of water. The Transocean Winner will now continue to drill an exploration well in production license 169, operated by Norsk Hydro Produksjon AS.
Licensees in production license 263 are Norsk Hydro as operator with 40%; Statoil with 30% and DNO with 30%.
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