The field, previously known as Astero, was discovered in 2005 and is located north of the Fram field in the North Sea. Under the preferred development solution a two-branch well will be drilled from the existing Fram H-Nord subsea template, through which oil and gas from Byrding will flow to the closely located Troll C platform.
Stavanger. Wintershall’s Maria development has reached a milestone in Norway with the installation of its two subsea templates on the ocean floor.
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