Talisman to Drill Sidetrack Well with Gyda Platform Rig

Talisman Energy Norge AS has received consent to conduct exploration drilling of well 2/1-14S from the Gyda platform rig.

Gyda belongs to production license 019B. Start-up of drilling on Gyda will be in December 2008. The well will be drilled as a sidetrack from well 2/1-A-22.

If a discovery is made, well 2/1-14S will become an oil producer.

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