Italian oil firm Eni has confirmed that it will use the Songa Enabler semi-submersible rig to drill two wells at the Goliat filed situated in the Artic.
Norwegian operator Statoil has spudded the Korpfjell prospect in the Barents Sea.
The Norwegian offshore authority has given Statoil permission to drill at the Korpfjell prospect in the Barents Sea.
Statoil has received consent to drill an exploration well at a prospect named Blamann.
Footage has captured the final journey of the Songa Enabler rig as it makes its journey to be laid up over the Winter period.
Statoil said it has been given consent to use the Songa Enabler for drilling three wells at Snohvit.
Songa Offshore said one of its drilling rigs has commenced work in the Barents Sea.
Songa Offshore has been given an acknowledgement of compliance from the Norwegian Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA).
Songa Offshore said it has taken delivery of the Songa Enabler from Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) in South Korea.