The additional work is estimated to be totalling 7 vessel months and will continue into 2Q20.
Offshore & subsea - 20 March 2020
The Karish gas field offshore Israel was 72% physically complete at 31 December 2019 and remains on track to deliver first gas in 1H21.
The Gulf of Mexico operator will deploy DiscoveryTM, Tracerco’s Subsea CT Scanner, to obtain critical baseline integrity data on the new pipeline system.
CNOOC has a 25% stake in the Stabroek block as part of a consortium with operator ExxonMobil and Hess Corp.
Equinor has made no changes to schedules of other projects, including the second phase of its giant Johan Svedrup oilfield development in the North Sea and the Arctic Johan Castberg project.
The discovery could bring over US$50 million in revenue per year to the Surinamese government, if it sees similar success to Guyana’s Stabroek, according to GlobalData.
The effects of Covid-19 are likely to affect the planned timing of the DTM-7H well and the subsequent firm exploration well, according to the company.
i3 Energy will utilise either the Borgland Dolphin or Blackford Dolphin semi-submersible drilling rig for a minimum 82-day programme.