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Consent for exploration drilling with Songa Delta - well 6609/10-2

Consent: Det norske oljeselskap ASA (Det norske) has been granted consent for drilling of exploration well 6609/10-2 using the mobile facility Songa Delta.


The well belongs to production licence  483S, and is located southwest of Trænabanken, 44 kilometres east of Norne (see map).

Location of the well

The well has the following geographical coordinates:

N 66°02’ 29’’, E 09°03’ 06’’. The water depth at the site is 265 metres.

Expected start-up of the drilling activity is mid-July 2009. The drilling period is estimated at 35 days.

Songa Delta (formerly Deepsea Delta) is owned by Songa Offshore and is operated by Odfjell Drilling. The facility was awarded an Acknowledgment of Compliance on 5 June 2009 (link).