Rockhopper gets extension for offshore Falklands license

Rockhopper Exploration has secured an extension from the Falkland Islands government to the PL032 Discovery Area license in the offshore North Falkland basin.

Location of the PL032 Discovery Area license in the offshore North Falkland basin
Location of the PL032 Discovery Area license in the offshore North Falkland basin
(Courtesy Rockhopper Exploration)

Offshore staff

LONDON – Rockhopper Exploration has secured an extension from the Falkland Islands government to the PL032 Discovery Area license in the offshore North Falkland basin.

The extension applies to May 1, 2021, with no additional license commitments. The previous expiry date was April 15, 2020.

Rockhopper has a 40% interest in the concession, which contains part of the Sea Lion oil and gas discovery, operated by Premier Oil.

11/04/2019

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