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Swell Exploration Drilling

Activity type Drilling
Activity subtypes
Lifecycle Classification Exploration
Submitted by Woodside Energy Ltd
Submission date 17 November, 2016
Subtype New
Decision date 14 March, 2017
RMS ID 3782
Status Finalised
Outcome Accepted
Link to previously accepted EP

Ms Kate McCallum
Corporate Affairs Adviser
Woodside Energy Ltd
11 Mount Street
PERTH  WA 6000
+61 8 9348 4000

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Location map - Activity: Swell Exploration Drilling  (refer to description)

Woodside Energy proposes to drill the Swell exploration well, located in Exploration Permit Area WA-483-P off the coast of Western Australia.WA-483-P is located within Commonwealth waters and is owned 60% by Woodside (operator) and 40% by KUFPEC (Perth) Pty Ltd (WA-483-P JV). The WA-483-P JV are planning on drilling one exploration well in this permit to support permit work plan commitments issued under the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006.
 This environment plan covers all mobile offshore drilling unit (MODU) and support vessel operations within the permit area.
The well is located approximately 70 km north-north-east (NNE) of Exmouth, Western Australia. The water depth at the proposed well location is approximately 154 m.
The estimated total duration of the activity is approximately 90-120 days.

Other Details
Locations Pilbara
Commonwealth waters adjacent to Western Australia
Titles (or other instruments) WA-483-P
Current Documents (Finalised)