Drilling is expected to start in September/October and last for 160 days.
Exploration well 15/6-14 S on the Gina Krog field is to be drilled by the jackupMaersk Integratoras a side track from existing well 15/6-B-2. Water depth at the site is 116 m (381 ft).
Drilling is estimated to last 17 days in the event of a dry well and 25 days in the event of a discovery, and will start in September.
Gina Krog is an oil and gas field located 250 km (155 mi) west of Stavanger and 30 km (19 mi) northwest of the Sleipner A facility in the North Sea. The field came onstream in 2017.