Wessex Exploration: Drilling on Guyane Maritime permit well 3 of 4
BY IAIN PACKHAM
LONDON -- Wessex Exploration said that the third well of the current four well exploration program in the Guyane Maritime permit (French Guiana) has started being drilled by Shell as Operator on May 3.
Wessex owns a net 1.25% interest in the offshore exploration license 'Guyane Maritime' through its holding of 50% of Northpet Investment.
Wessex is in partnership with Shell (Operator, holding 45%), Tullow Oil, Total (25%) and Northern Petroleum (also holding 1.25% through owning the remaining 50% interest in Northpet Investment).
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