Faroe gains approval for offshore Norway well

Offshore staff

OSLO, Norway – The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has authorized Faroe Petroleum Norge to drill an appraisal well in license PL 740 in the North Sea.

The semisubmersible Transocean Arctic will drill well 31/7-1.

PL740, awarded in February 2014, comprises parts of blocks 31/7 and 30/9 and is near the Brage and Oseberg fields.


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