Northern Petroleum Gets Three-Well Drilling Job

Northern Petroleum said that its wholly owned subsidiary Northern Petroleum (GB) has signed a contract for the provision of all drilling engineering, procurement and project management with Aberdeen Drilling Management (ADM) for a planned three well drilling program.

ADM are a drilling, engineering and project management company with a proven track record in providing highly cost effective and technically experienced operations to Oil and Gas companies.

Derek Musgrove, Managing Director, commented: "The Company will apply for planning consents for the operations in the very near future and, providing there are no significant delays in the granting of those planning permission's, we would hope to construct a site and move the rig onto the Isle of Wight drilling sites prior to the peak holiday season."