Detnor Kicks Off Drilling at Skardkollen Prospect in North Sea

Det norske has commenced drilling operations using the Bredford Dolphin semsisub on Skardkollen in PL 408, located just north of the Grevling discovery. Det norske holds 100 percent in PL 408. 

Additionally, Det norske is set to merge with Aker Exploration. GDFSUEZ has commenced drilling operations with the Aker Barents semisub on the Pumbaa prospect in PL 469. Aker Exploration holds 25 percent in the license.