The Tambar oil field started producing in the summer of 2001. The field is situated in the southern part of the North Sea about 15 kms south-east of Ula and has a simple development solution consisting of a normally unmanned well head facility with remote control from, and processing at, Ula.
The Mærsk Guardian will drill and complete well 1/3-K-5/K-5A. The facility obtained an Acknowledgement of Consent (AoC) in November 2002, and is operated by Maersk Contractor Norge AS.
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