StatoilHydro has received consent to conduct exploration drilling of well 34/7-34 using the semisub Borgland Dolphin. Well 34/7-34 is part of production license 089 and is situated on the Vigdis field.
The well has the following geographical coordinates:
Water depth at the site is approximately 285 meters.
According to the application for consent, the estimated start-up date for drilling is in early December 2008.
The Borgland Dolphin is a semisubmersible drilling facility of the Aker H3 type, which was built as a flotel at Bergen Mekaniske Verksted in 1976. In 1999, the facility was converted into a semisub by Harlan and Wolff Shipbuilding and Heavy Industries Ltd in Belfast. The semisub is owned by Dolphin AS and received an Acknowledgement of Compliance (AoC) in September 2004.
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