Equinor and partners Vaar Energi, Spirit Energy and Petoro have agreed to the joint development of six small discoveries near the Aasgard field in the Norwegian Sea.

The Nkr9 billion ($930 million) Halten East project will consist of the Gamma, Harepus, Flyndretind, Nona, Sigrid and Natalia gas and condensate discoveries.

The project will be subsea development tied back to the Aasgard facilities. It will include the installation of three subsea templates in the south, and two in the north.