Unforeseen circumstances have led to postponement, and the activity will last until 10 April 2005, depending on exploration results and progress.
Well 6406/9-1 is a vertical exploration well located on Haltenbanken, about 25 km northwest of Njord.
Link to well facts.
The Transocean Leader is a semi-submersible mobile drilling rig delivered in 1987 from Hyundai Heavy Industries in Korea. The rig is operated by Transocean Offshore.
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