The approximately two-month survey is expected to commence in 3Q21 covering an estimated 2700 km2.
The company now holds a 45% interest in the project in Lincolnshire, UK.
The Neptune-operated Dugong discovery, in Production Licence 882, was one of the largest discoveries on the Norwegian Continental Shelf in 2020.
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The three-month campaign comprises more than 3200 km2 and is expected to commence in 2Q21, employing the Geo Coral.
ADNOC has awarded the exploration rights for Abu Dhabi’s Offshore Block 4 to Cosmo E&P Albahriya Limited.
The well will be drilled about 10 km southwest of the 7220/8-1 discovery well on the Johan Castberg field.
Following the completion of drilling of its Perseverance #1 well in The Bahamas the company has announced that commercial volumes of oil have not been proven.
The drillship Maersk Viking has been contracted to drill one exploration well in Block 6-1 offshore the Republic of Korea later this year.