The well was drilled about 75 km north of the Gjøa field in the North Sea and 60 km northwest of Florø.
Maersk Drilling estimates that about half the target can be achieved via further efficiency gains and known technical solutions and concepts, while the other half will be facilitated by investments in innovation in this space.
The Noble Sam Croft has commenced operations at the Keskesi East-1 exploration well approximately 14 km (9 miles) southeast of Sapakara West-1.
The approval enables the commencement of the drilling of six firm development wells by Pharos Energy in 4Q21.
Noble Drilling Norway AS has been awarded a contract by Equinor for drilling three wells at the Valemon field.
Analysis of the wells drilled at Martin Linge before the company took over concluded that several of the wells do not have the necessary barriers.
RockProp is a software product that delivers analysis for cuttings, logs and drilling data, developed by the Cuttings Alliance - a consortium of Stratagraph, CoreSpec Alliance and PetroScale Reservoir Solutions.
The deal will see the Blackford Dolphin rig utilised in Mexico for the duration of the work, which is expected to last around 15 months.