A Review of Licensing Awards with Firm Well in the NCS
31 May 2009

On 18 December, the Norwegian authorities announced the successful bidders for licences in the APA 2008 Round. This is the seventh APA round, and it is generally taken that these rounds have been a success story. For this latest round, the simple fi gures are 47 companies applied for licences and 40 were offered interests in 34 new licences out of a possible 215 blocks available.