Premier Oil Granted Drilling Permit in North Sea

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate granted Premier Oil a drilling permit for well 9/1-1 S. The Bredford Dolphin semisub will perform drilling operations in Production License 406 in a water depth of 285 feet (87 meters).

The license consists of parts of Blocks 8/3, 9/1, 17/12, 18/10 and 18/11. This will be the first well drilled in this production license. 

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