The semisubmersible Leiv Eiriksson will drill appraisal well 7120/1-5 on license 492 for Lundin in the Barents Sea, 4 km (2.5 mi) north of the 7120/1-3 discovery well.
This license was awarded in February 2008.
The area in this license comprises part of block 16/2. The well will be drilled around 2 km (1.2 mi) northwest of the 16/2-9 S well in Sverdrup’s Tonjer West segment.
This will be the 16th exploration well in the license area and the 12th on or near Johan Sverdrup in PL 265.