Equinor to drill North Sea Skirne area target

Equinor has permission from the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate to drill its first exploration well on a license in the central Norwegian North Sea.

Well 25/6-6 S in PL 870 in the central Norwegian North Sea
Well 25/6-6 S in PL 870 in the central Norwegian North Sea

Offshore staff

OSLO, Norway – Equinor has permission from the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate to drill its first exploration well on a license in the central Norwegian North Sea, awarded under Norway’s APA 2016 Round.

ThesemisubmersibleTransocean Spitsbergen will drill well 25/6-6 S in PL 870 after the current wildcat well 36/1-3 in the north of the sector.

The location is roughly 18 km (11.2 mi) southeast of the Skirne field.

02/21/2019

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