Shell Gets Okay to Use West Alpha at Haltenbanken

Petroleum Safety Authority Norway

A/S Norske Shell has received consent to conduct exploration drilling on Haltenbanken using the semsiub, West Alpha. The consent applies to well 6406/6-2, which is part of production license 255.

Drilling will commence at the beginning of August and is expected to last for about 110 days, after which the well may be tested.