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Equinor receives consent to use Martin Linge B

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The Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) has given Equinor consent to use the Martin Linge B facility as storage vessel on the Martin Linge field.

The Martin Linge field is in the North Sea, close to the UK sector, 42 km west of the Oseberg field. Water depth in the area is 115 m. Martin Linge was proven in 1978, and the plan for development and operation (PDO) was approved in 2012.

Martin Linge is in development, with Equinor as the operator.

The development concept is a fully integrated production facility with a steel jacket – Martin Linge A, and a floating oil storage and offloading unit (FSO) – Martin Linge B.

PSA have now given Equinor consent use the Martin Linge B facility.

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