StatoilHydro to Use West Alpha on Haltenbanken

StatoilHydro has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway to conduct exploration drilling on well 6507/11-9 on Haltenbanken. The well is part of production license 263. Drilling is expected to take approximately 45 days.

The West Alpha is operated by Seadrill Offshore received an Acknowledgement of Compliance (AoC) in December 2001.

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