StatoilHydro Gets Go-Ahead on Vilje Installations



StatoilHydro has received consent to use installations on the Vilje field.

The consent applies to start-up and operation of Vilje satellite wells and associated pipelines between the wells and FPSO Alvheim, operated by Marathon Petroleum Company Norway.

Vilje is a small oil field located in the northern part of the North Sea, immediately north of the Heimdal field. Sea depth in the area is about 120 meters.