We have given Equinor consent to use the Deepsea Atlantic mobile drilling facility.

The consent covers the drilling and completion of three wells using Deepsea Atlantic on the Askeladd field in production licence 064.

The well activities are scheduled to begin in mid-October 2019 and are expected to last around 204 days.

Deepsea Atlantic is a semi-submersible drilling facility of the MODU GVA 7500 type. The facility is operated by Odfjell Drilling AS. Deepsea Atlantic was completed in 2009, is registered in Norway and classified by DNV GL.

Deepsea Atlantic received an Acknowledgement of Compliance (AoC) from the PSA in July 2009.