The Odjfell Deepsea Stavanger is on its way to South Africa, to drill more wells for Total.
The rig will first spud the Luiperd-1 well by September, said junior partner Africa Energy. This follows up the Brulpadda-1 discovery, made offshore South Africa in Block 11B/12B in February 2019.
The Deepsea Stavanger has been mobilised from Bergen, Norway. This rig drilled the Brulpadda discovery and is substantially more capable than the first unit used by Total on the block.
“We are excited to begin the next phase of exploration drilling on Block 11B/12B offshore South Africa,” said Africa…