Offshore Field Development Projects
Hercules (Heimdalshoe)
Operator:Det norske oljeselskap
Water Depth:n/a
Region:Europe - North Sea
Country:Norway
Last Updated:Aug 29, 2014    (view update history)
Project Description
The Hercules prospect is located in block 2/9 of PL494 off the southern Norwegian coast. It is possible that an exploration well will be drilled in 2014.
The Hercules prospect is located in block 2/9 of PL494 off the southern Norwegian coast. It is possible that an exploration well will be drilled in 2014.
Activities
Status Updates
Det Norske Drills Dry Well at Heimdalshoe
Type: Operator Update

Aug. 2014 - Total depth has been reached at Det norske's Heimdalshoe prospect in Norwegian license PL494. Well 2/9-5S was drilled to 11,566 feet by the Maersk Giant (350' ILC). It was the first well to test a new play concept in the Mandal High area. A few thin sands were encountered in the primary and secondary targets but no hydrocarbon shows were witnessed.

Maersk Giant Spuds Heimdalshoe Wildcat in Norwegian North Sea
Type: Drilling Operations

Jul. 2014 - Fortis Petroleum recently announced the Maersk Giant (350' ILC) spudded exploration well 2/9-5S in the southern margin of the Norwegian North Sea. The well is being drilled to test the Heimdalshoe prospect in license PL494. Det norske serves as operator of the license holding a 30% interest. Its partners include Bridge Energy (30%), Dana Petroleum (24%) and Fortis (16%).

Bridge Gives Insight Into Future Drilling Plans
Type: Operator Update

Mar. 2013 - Bridge Energy expects to drill two exploration wells on the Norwegian continental shelf in 2013. It is likely that an exploration well at the Mjosa prospect will be the first with a possible spud date in July 2013. Mjosa lies in PL511 and covers blocks 6406/5, 6406/6 and 6406/9. Bridge maintains a 7.5% stake in the license. The Amol prospect in PL457 block 61/1 is expected to spud in 4Q 2013. Additionally, the company plans to drill the Hercules prospect and an additional well as part of the 2014 program.

Hercules (Heimdalshoe)
Non-Commercial - Aug 2014 to -

Exploratory Drilling - Jul 2014 to Aug 2014

Well 2/9-5S is being drilled by the Maersk Giant.

Bright Spot - 2009 to Jul 2014

Update History
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UPDATE TYPE DATE DAYS AGO
Field Updated Aug 29, 2014 111
Field Status Updated Aug 29, 2014 111
Field Status Added Aug 29, 2014 111
Activity Added Aug 29, 2014 111
Field Updated Jul 24, 2014 147
Field Status Updated Jul 24, 2014 147
Field Status Added Jul 24, 2014 147
Activity Added Jul 24, 2014 147
Field Updated Jul 23, 2014 148
Field Updated Jun 10, 2014 191
Field Updated Apr 30, 2014 232
Project Description Updated Apr 30, 2014 232
Activity Added Mar 01, 2013 657
Field Added Feb 28, 2013 658
Field Status Added Feb 28, 2013 658
Field Updated Feb 28, 2013 658
Project Description Added Feb 28, 2013 658

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Field Name Hercules (Heimdalshoe)
Discovery Date
Block PL494, PL494B, PL494C 2/9
Reserve Type n/a
Current Status Non-Commercial
Production Start
Water Depth n/a