Temporary drilling stoppage on Veslefrikk

March 12, 2015, 14:02 CET

The Veslefrikk field in the North Sea. (Photo: Øyvind Hagen)

The stoppage is due to the time that will be needed to interpret new seismic data, which can help in bringing profitable new drilling targets on the field to maturity.

The drilling stoppage is expected to last for a minimum of six months.