ConocoPhillips receives consent to drill new production wells on Ekofisk 2/4-B
STAVANGER -- ConocoPhillips has received consent to use the Rowan Norway rig to drill three new production wells on Ekofisk 2/4-B. ConocoPhillips will drill new production wells on Ekofisk 2/4-B in the form of sidetracks from existing wells. At the same time, the old wells will be permanently abandoned.
The drilling programm will last until mid-2014. The Rowan Norway jack-up was built in 2011 at Keppel Fels in Singapore. It was registered in Panama and classified by DNV.