Jun 13 - Norway, 22nd Licensing Round

Source Press Release
Company OMVAtlantic PetroleumBayerngas NorgeBP Plc.Centrica plcConocoPhillipsAker BP ASAE.ONEdison SpAENGIEENIFaroe Petroleum plcIdemitsuLukoil (IFRS)Lundin Petroleum ABMaersk GroupNorth Sea Energy Inc.Petoro ASPGNiG SARepsolPure E&P ASRoyal Dutch ShellEquinor ASASuncor Energy Inc.TotalTullow OilValiant Petroleum plcWintershall Dea GmbH 
Tags Licensing Rounds, Exploration, Upstream Activities
Date June 13, 2013
Licence          Initial period   
no  Blocks  Company  Work obligation  (year)  Ext. (year) 
702  6604/8, 9  OMV (Norge) AS (operator)  60  Phase 1: Acquire 3D seismic in all awarded acreage that has 3D seismic coverage.  5 (2+3)  30 
702  6604/8, 9  PGNiG Upstream International AS  40  Phase 2: Drill exploration well. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within four years of the award.     
703  6605/1  OMV (Norge) AS (operator)  60  Phase 1: Acquire 3D seismic in all awarded acreage that has 3D seismic coverage.  5 (2+3)  30 
703  6605/1  PGNiG Upstream International AS  40  Phase 2: Drill exploration well. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within four years of the award.     
704  6704/12, 6705/10(part)  E.ON E&P Norge AS (operator)  40  Phase 1: G&G work.  30 
704  6704/12, 6705/10(part)  Atlantic Petroleum Norge AS  30  Phase 2: Acquire 3D seismic in all awarded acreage that has 3D seismic coverage.  (2+2+3)   
704  6704/12, 6705/10(part)  Repsol Exploration Norge AS  30  Phase 3: Drill exploration well. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within six years of the award.     
705  6705/7 (part), 8, 9, 10(part), 7017/6(part)  Repsol Exploration Norge AS (operator)  40  Phase 1 Acquire 3D seismic in all awarded acreage that has 3D seismic coverage.  5 (2+3)  30 
705  6705/7 (part), 8, 9, 10(part), 7017/6(part)  E.ON E&P Norge AS  30  Phase 2: Drill exploration well. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within four years of the     
705  6705/7 (part), 8, 9, 10(part)  Atlantic Petroleum Norge AS  30  award.     
706  7017/6(part), 7, 8, 9  A/S Norske Shell (operator)  30  Phase 1: Acquire 3D seismic in all awarded acreage that has 3D seismic coverage.  5 (2+3)  30 
706  7017/6(part), 7, 8, 9  BP Norge AS  30  Phase 2: Drill exploration well. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within four years of the award.     
706  7017/6(part), 7, 8, 9  Det norske oljeselskap ASA  20       
706  7017/6(part), 7, 8, 9  Petoro AS  20       
707  7127/5, 6, 7128/4  Edison International Norway Branch (operator)  50  Phase 1: Acquire 3D seismic in all awarded acreage that has 3D seismic coverage.  5 (2+3)  30 
707  7127/5, 6, 7128/4  North Energy ASA  20  Phase 2: Drill exploration well. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within four years of the award.     
707  7127/5, 6, 7128/4  PGNiG Upstream International AS  30       
708  7130/4 (part), 7  Lundin Norway AS (operator)  40  Phase 1: Acquire 3D seismic in all awarded acreage that has 3D seismic coverage.  5 (2+3)  30 
708  7130/4 (part), 7  LUKOIL Overseas North Shelf AS  20  Phase 2: Drill exploration well. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within four years of the award.     
708  7130/4 (part), 7  Edison International Norway Branch  20       
708  7130/4 (part), 7  North Energy ASA  20       
709  7224/6 (part), 7225/4(part)  Det norske oljeselskap ASA (operator)  40  Phase 1: Reprocessing of 3D seismic in the awarded acreage.  6 (3+3)  30 
709  7224/6 (part), 7225/4(part)  Tullow Oil Norge AS  40  Phase 2: Drill exploration well. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within five years of the award.     
709  7224/6 (part), 7225/4(part)  GDF SUEZ E&P Norge AS  20       
710  7218/12, 7219/10, 11  Total E&P Norge AS (operator)  40  Phase 1: Acquire 3D seismic in all awarded acreage that has 3D seismic coverage.  6 (3+3)  30 
710  7218/12, 7219/10, 11  GDF SUEZ E&P Norge AS  20  Consider further acquisition of geophysical data     
710  7218/12, 7219/10, 11  Maersk Oil Norway AS  20  Phase 2: Drill exploration well. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within five years of the award.     
710  7218/12, 7219/10, 11  Tullow Oil Norge AS  20       
711  7218/4, 5, 6(part), 7  Repsol Exploration Norge AS (operator)  40  Phase 1: Acquire 3D seismic in all awarded acreage that has 3D seismic coverage.  5 (2+3)  30 
711  7218/4, 5, 6(part), 7  OMV (Norge) AS  20  Consider acquisition of EM data.     
711  7218/4, 5, 6(part), 7  PGNiG Upstream International AS  20  Phase 2: Drill exploration well. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within four years of the award.     
711  7218/4, 5, 6(part), 7  Idemitsu Petroleum Norge AS  20       
712  7218/6 (part), 7219/4  Eni Norge AS (operator)  40  Phase 1: Acquire 3D seismic in all awarded acreage that has 3D seismic coverage.  5 (2+3)  30 
712  7218/6 (part), 7219/4  Statoil Petroleum AS  20  Phase 2: Drill exploration well. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within four years of the award.     
712  7218/6 (part), 7219/4  BP Norge AS  20       
712  7218/6 (part), 7219/4  Petoro AS  20       
713  7219/2, 3, 7319/11, 12  Statoil Petroleum AS (operator)  40  Phase 1: Drilling of one firm well. The well shall be drilled to Lower Cretaceous (Kolmule formation) or  30 
713  7219/2, 3, 7319/11, 12  RN Nordic Oil AS  20  to minimum 1500 m total depth. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within three years of the award.     
713  7219/2, 3, 7319/11, 12  Edison International Norway Branch  20       
713  7219/2, 3, 7319/11, 12  North Energy ASA  20       
714  7220/2, 3(part)  Statoil Petroleum AS (operator)  50  Phase 1: Drilling of one firm well. The well shall be drilled 50 m into the Fruholmen formation or to  30 
714  7220/2, 3(part)  Eni Norge AS  30  minimum 1200 m total depth. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within three years of the award.     
714  7220/2, 3(part)  Petoro AS  20       
715  7220/3(part), 7221/1, 2, 4(part), 5  Det norske oljeselskap (operator)  40  Phase 1: Acquire 3D seismic in all awarded acreage.  6 (3+3)  30 
715  7220/3(part), 7221/1, 2, 4(part), 5  A/S Norske Shell  20  Phase 2: Drill exploration well. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within five years of the award.     
715  7220/3(part), 7221/1, 2, 4(part), 5  GDF SUEZ E&P Norge AS  20       
715  7220/3(part), 7221/1, 2, 4(part), 5  Suncor Energy Norge AS  20       
716  7318/11, 12  Eni Norge AS (operator)  40  Phase 1Drilling of one firm well. The well shall be drilled 50 m into the Snadd formation or to  30 
716  7318/11, 12  Bayerngas Norge AS  20  minimum 3500 m total depth. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within three years of the award.     
716  7318/11, 12  Faroe Petroleum Norge AS  20       
716  7318/11, 12  Petoro AS  20       
717  7321/10, 11  Eni Norge AS (operator)  40  Phase 1: Acquire 3D seismic in all awarded acreage that has 3D seismic coverage.  5 (2+3)  30 
717  7321/10, 11  Statoil Petroleum AS  20  Phase 2: Drill exploration well. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within four years of the award.     
717  7321/10, 11  Edison International Norway Branch  20       
717  7321/10, 11  Rocksource ASA  20       
718  7317/5 (part), 6(part), 8, 9  ConocoPhillips Skandinavia AS (operator)  30  Phase 1: Acquire 3D seismic in all awarded acreage that has 3D seismic coverage.  5 (2+3)  30 
718  7317/5 (part), 6(part), 8, 9  E.ON E&P Norge AS  30  Phase 2: Drill exploration well. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within four years of the award.     
718  7317/5 (part), 6(part), 8, 9  Statoil Petroleum AS  20       
718  7317/5 (part), 6(part), 8, 9  Petoro AS  20       
719  7321/8,9  Centrica Resources (Norge) AS (operator)  50  Phase 1: Acquisition of 3D seismic in all awarded acreage.  6 (3+3)  30 
719  7321/8,9  LUKOIL Overseas North Shelf AS  30  Phase 2: Drill exploration well. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within five years of the award.     
719  7321/8,9  North Energy ASA  20       
720  7317/4, 5(part), 6(part)  E.ON E&P Norge AS (operator)  30  Phase 1: Acquire 3D seismic in all awarded acreage that has 3D seismic coverage.  6 (3+3)  30 
720  7317/4, 5(part), 6(part)  ConocoPhillips Skandinavia AS  30  Phase 2: Drill exploration well. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within five years of the award.     
720  7317/4, 5(part), 6(part)  Statoil Petroleum AS  20       
720  7317/4, 5(part), 6(part)  Petoro AS  20       
721  7321/4  RWE Dea Norge AS (operator)  40  Phase 1: Acquisition of 3D seismic in all awarded acreage.  6 (3+3)  30 
721  7321/4  Repsol Exploration Norge AS  20  Phase 2: Drill exploration well. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within five years of the award.     
721  7321/4  OMV (Norge) AS  20       
721  7321/4  Wintershall Norge AS  20       
722  7322/6, 7323/4, 7323/3,  GDF SUEZ E&P Norge AS (operator)  30  Phase 1: Acquire 3D seismic in all awarded acreage.  6 (3+3)  30 
722  7322/6, 7323/4, 7323/3,  Tullow Oil Norge AS  30  Consider acquisition of EM data.     
722  7322/6, 7323/4, 7323/3,  North Energy ASA  20  Phase 2: Drill exploration well. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within five years of the award.     
722  7322/6, 7323/4, 7323/3,  Rocksource ASA  20       
723  7423/12 & 7424/10  GDF SUEZ E&P Norge AS (operator)  35  Phase 1: Acquire 3D seismic in all awarded acreage that has 3D seismic coverage.  5 (2+3)  30 
723  7423/12 & 7424/10  ConocoPhillips Skandinavia AS  25  Phase 2: Drill exploration well. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within four years of the award.     
723  7423/12 & 7424/10  OMV (Norge) AS  20       
723  7423/12 & 7424/10  Petoro AS  20       
615 B  7425/10, 11  Statoil Petroleum AS (operator)  35  Phase 1: Acquire 3D seismic in all awarded acreage that has 3D seismic coverage.  5 (2+3)  30 
615 B  7425/10, 11  ConocoPhillips Skandinavia AS  25  Phase 2: Drill exploration well. The drilling commitment shall be fulfilled within four years of the award.     
615 B  7425/10, 11  OMV (Norge) AS  20       
615 B  7425/10, 11  Petoro AS  20       
535 B  7225/2 (part)  Total E&P Norge AS (operator)  40  As production license 535     
535 B  7225/2 (part)  Det norske oljeselskap ASA  20       
535 B  7225/2 (part)  North Energy ASA  20       
535 B  7225/2 (part)  Valiant Petroleum Norge AS  13       
535 B  7225/2 (part)  Rocksource ASA       
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