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Norway: Aker BP receives consent for production drilling at the Volund field
12 Feb 2019
Norway's Petroleum Safety Authority has given Aker BP consent to use the Deepsea Stavanger mobile drilling facility for production drilling at the Volund field in the North Sea.
The consent applies to the drilling of 24/9-P-3 BH on the Volund field in the North Sea, where Aker BP is the operator. The well to be drilled in a sidetrack from well 24/9-P-3 AH.
Drilling is scheduled to begin on 24 February 2019 and is estimated to last 42 days.
Deepsea Stavanger is a semi-submersible mobile drilling facility of the GVA 7500 type, built in South Korea in 2010. It is owned and operated by Odfjell Drilling.