All Licenses Offered in TFO 2005 Accepted

All of the 26 companies that were offered production licenses in TFO 2005 have accepted the offers.

On Friday, January 6, 2006, the Government approved the award of 45 new production licenses on the Norwegian shelf. The awards are in the predefined areas (APA 2005).

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate's Factmap and Factpages have now been updated with the APA2005-awards.

The new production licenses have been assigned numbers from 354 to 386, plus 277 B, 043 BS, 085 D, 248 B, 195 B, 090 D, 091 B, 091 C, 263 B, 134 C, 122 D and 128 C.

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