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Consent to conduct exploration drilling with Bredford Dolphin – well 35/3-7 S

Consent: Endeavour Energy Norge AS (Endeavour) has been granted consent to carry out exploration drilling in the northern North Sea with the mobile facility Bredford Dolphin.


The consent applies to drilling of exploration well 35/3-7 S, which belongs to production licence 270. The well is located approx. 70 kilometres northwest of Florø (see map).

Location of the well

The well has the following geographical coordinates:

N 61° 50' 07.2",  E 03° 49' 31.6". The water depth at the site is 257 metres.

According to the application for consent, the drilling operations will take place from the beginning of June until the end of July 2009.

Bredford Dolphin is a Semisub Aker H-3 type facility operated by Dolphin AS. The facility received the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway's Acknowledgement of Compliance in June 2007 (link).