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Consent to conduct exploration drilling with Transocean Winner – well 30/9-23

Consent: Statoil Hydro has received consent to conduct exploration drilling in the northern part of the North Sea using the mobile facility Transocean Winner.

Well 30/9-23 is part of Production License 104 and is located about six kilometres east of Oseberg A (map).

Location of the well


The well has the following geographical coordinates:

N 60° 27' 32.76",  E 2° 59' 07.64". Water depth at the site is 114 metres.

According to the application for consent, start-up of drilling  is planned for the beginning of May 2009. Drilling operations have an estimated duration of 45 days.

Transocean Winner is a semi-submersible drilling facility operated by Transocean Offshore. The facility was built in 1983 at Gøtaverken Arendal in Sweden.