Wellesley Petroleum has acquired consent from the Norwegian offshore security authority for exploration drilling within the Norwegian Sea utilizing the Borgland Dolphin rig.
The effectively – named 6204/11-Three – is positioned on a prospect referred to as Schweinsteiger in block 6204/11.
It is positioned in a manufacturing licence 829 the place Wellesley is the operator.
Drilling operations are anticipated to final about 37 days, based on the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA).
The water depth on the web site is 211 metres.
The Dolphin Drilling-owned Borgland Dolphin rig will probably be used for operations.
Wellesley awarded a one effectively plus one optionally available effectively contract to Dolphin for drilling work on the Norwegian Continental Shelf in February 2020.
The work beneath this contract is scheduled to start in August 2020.
Furthermore, Dolphin Drilling will even perform a programme of North Sea drilling work for Wellesley Petroleum beneath a contract awarded final April.
The first agency effectively work is scheduled to begin this autumn, with the second being drilled in 2021.
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