Statoil has allocated 54 days for the activity, which will start in mid-October 2015. Water depth at the site is around 99 metres.
Songa Delta is operated by Songa Offshore. The facility was issued with an Acknowledgement of Compliance (AoC) by the PSA in November 2012.
The PSA has now granted Statoil consent for exploration drilling.
Øyvind Midttun, press contact
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