UK: Nautical Petroleum Spuds Kraken Appraisal Well
Nautical Petroleum announces that the 9/02b-D appraisal well on North Sea Block 9/2b spudded on 12 August 2010.
The drilling activity is being performed by the Ocean Nomad semi submersible rig and the full programme is expected to take approximately 45 days. A further announcement will be made once the drilling is completed.
Nautical holds a 35% equity share in North Sea Block 9/2b and is the operator.
Source: Nauticalpetroleum, August 13, 2010: