Marathon to Carry Out ST Drilling Using Songa Dee Semisub

Marathon Petroleum Norge AS (MPN) has been granted consent to carry out exploration drilling in the northern North Sea with the Songa Dee semisub.

The consent is an amendment of our previous consent to drill exploration well 24/9-9 S, and applies to the drilling of sidetrack 24/9-9 B.

The well has the following geographical coordinates: N 59° 19' 40.414", E 01° 50' 17.110". The water depth at the site is 120 meters.