Endeavour Energy Taps Bredford Dolphin for North Sea Drilling

Endeavour Energy Norge AS (Endeavour) has been granted consent to carry out exploration drilling in the northern North Sea with the Bredford Dolphin semisub.

The consent applies to drilling of exploration well 35/3-7 S, which belongs to production license 270. The well is located approximately 70 kilometers northwest of Floro.

The well has the following geographical coordinates: N 61 degrees 50' 07.2", E 03 degrees 49' 31.6". The water depth at the site is 257 meters.

According to the application for consent, the drilling operations will take place from the beginning of June until the end of July 2009.

Bredford Dolphin is a Semisub Aker H-3 type facility operated by Dolphin AS.