Statoil Primes Bit for North Sea Drilling

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Statoil a drilling permit for well 15/8-2 in Production License 303. Well 15/8-2 is being drilled by the COSLPioneer semisub in a water depth of 390 feet (119 meters).

The area in this license consists of a part of Block 15/2 and parts of Blocks 15/3, 15/5, 15/6 and 15/8. Statoil is the operator of the block with a 100% interest.  

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