The consent relates to use of the West Alpha mobile drilling facility to drill the wells25/11-A-21 25/11-A-22, 25/11-A-23, 25/11-A-24 and 25/11-A-25 which are part of production licence 001.
The rig’s planned positions during drilling and completion are:
Water depth at the site is approximately 125 metres.
The operation is expected to start in January 2013 with a duration of approximately 500-600 days.
West Alpha (photo) is a semi-submersible mobile drilling facility, type "Dyvi Drilling Ultra Yatzy". It was built in 1986.