The well is located in the southern North Sea approx. 255 km southwest of Egersund (see map) and has the following geographical coordinates:
N 56° 36' 25.9", E 03° 26' 02.4".
Mærsk Gallant is operated by Maersk Contractors Norge A/S. The facility received an Acknowledgement of Compliance (AoC) in August 2007.
The drilling is planned to start in the middle of October 2008. The activity will have a duration of 100-124 days, including any production testing.