The consent applies to drilling of a sidetrack in well 15/6-9B, which is part of production license 303 and lies in the southern North Sea (map).
The well's geographical coordinates are
N 58° 35' 13.30", E 01° 44' 34.70".
Water depth at the site is 113 metres MSL. The drilling has started and is expected to last for approx. 15 days.
The West Epsilon is a jack-up mobile drilling facility operated by Seadrill Offshore AS, Stavanger.
The facility was given an (AoC) in February 2003.
Contact person in the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway: