The well, which is located approx. 300 km southwest of Stavanger, is part of production licence 297 and has the following geographical coordinates:
N 56° 45' 11.24", E 2° 49' 43.56". The water depth at the site is approx. 70 metres.
Planned start-up is in November 2009. The estimated duration of the drilling activity is 181 days.
Rowan Gorilla VI (pictured) is operated by Rowan Drilling U.K. Ltd. The facility received an Acknowledgement of Compliance (AoC) on 17 November 2009 (link).