Aker BP gets go-ahead for North Sea appraisal drilling

Offshore staff

OSLO, Norway – The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Aker BP (ex-BP Norge/Det norske oljeselskap) permission to drill an appraisal well in the North Sea.

The jackup Maersk Interceptor will drill well 25/2-18 B in license PL 442, awarded in June 2007, which covers parts of block 25/2 and block 25/3.

This will be the third well drilled on the license.

10/26/2016

Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now

Whitepapers

The Time is Right for Optimum Reliability: Capital-Intensive Industries and Asset Performance Management

Imagine a plant that is no longer at risk of a random shutdown. Imagine not worrying about losing...

Going Digital: The New Normal in Oil & Gas

In this whitepaper you will learn how Keystone Engineering, ONGC, and Saipem are using software t...

Maximizing Operational Excellence

In a recent survey conducted by PennEnergy Research, 70% of surveyed energy industry professional...

Leveraging the Power of Information in the Energy Industry

Information Governance is about more than compliance. It’s about using your information to drive ...