Statoil gains Drivis permit

Lined up: West Hercules for Drivis drilling

Statoil has secured a permit from the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate to drill a wildcat at the Drivis prospect in the Barents Sea, giving it final clearance for the probe.


Become an Upstream member!

Membership includes a subscription to our weekly newspaper providing in-depth news from the energy industry, plus full-access to this site and its archives. Still not convinced? Try our free trial.

Already a member?