Det norske oljeselskap ASA has been awarded six new licences, of which two as operator. Det norske is very pleased with the awards.
Yesterday, the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy announced the awards of new production licences in mature areas on the Norwegian Continental Shelf (APA 2013). A total of 48 companies were awarded ownership interests in 65 new production licences, 29 of these companies will be offered operatorships.
Det norske is very pleased with the awards, says Project Manager Evy Glørstad-Clark:
"To be awarded ownership interests in six licences is a firm vote of confidence from the Ministry. We are especially pleased to have been awarded the operatorship in our first priority. This will strengthen our position in our established core areas."