The well is located 12 km north-west of the Grane field and around 164 km from the nearest land at Utsira in Rogaland.
The coordinates of the drilling facility during operation will be
59o 15' 01,1" N
02o 37' 00,6" E
Water depth at the site is 159 metres.
Drilling is estimated to last for 33 days.
Transocean Leader is operated by Transocean. The facility was issued with an A cknowledgement of Compliance (AoC) by the PSA in December 2004.
Øyvind Midttun, press contact
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