Exploration wells

Exploration wells are wells drilled to prove a possible deposit of petroleum or obtain information to delimit a discovered deposit. The term covers both wildcat and appraisal wells.

The list contains active exploration wells on the Norwegian continental shelf (ongoing drilling activity).

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Exploration wells
Wellbore name Area Entered date Production licence Operator
6406/12-G-1 H NORWEGIAN SEA 02.09.2020 586 Neptune Energy Norge AS
6507/4-1 NORWEGIAN SEA 12.08.2020 1009 ConocoPhillips Skandinavia AS
6607/12-4 NORWEGIAN SEA 12.09.2020 127 C Aker BP ASA