Norse Energy Granted Environmental License to Drill Gengibre

Norse Energy Corp, in partnership with Petrobras and Queiroz Galvao, has been granted an environmental license to drill the Gengibre prospect in the BCAM-40 block, Camamu-Almada basin, offshore Brazil by IBAMA.

The GENGIBRE well will be drilled about 4.0 km northeast of Manati well #3 of the Manati field, in approximately 52 meters of water depth. The jackup planned to be used is currently at the Manati well #6 location.

The main target of the well is gas within the same Sergi sandstone reservoirs that produces from the Manati Field.

Total drilling depth is forecasted at around 3,500 meters.

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