Statoil to set up modular drilling rig on Heimdal

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Statoil has received consent for installation and temporary operation of a modular drilling rig (MDR) at the Heimdal facility.

Statoil to set up modular drilling rig on Heimdal

HeimdalInstallation will begin in the third quarter of 2014 with commissioning scheduled for November.

Heimdal is a gas field lying under 120 metres of water in block 25/4 in the central North Sea. The field has been developed using an integrated production, drilling and accommodation facility with a steel jacket.

Heimdal currently comprises two main facilities, Heimdal Main Platform (HMP) and Heimdal Riser Platform (HRP), and operates as a gas node in the North Sea under the designation Heimdal Gas Centre (HGS).

 

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Press Release, July 24, 2014

 

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