The Avalon prospect was successfully drilled in 2014 (see press releases).

An appraisal well was drilled on the prospect in July 2017 to confirm the reserves using the Stena Spey Rig. The results of this are now being appraised and development plans evaluated.

Operatorship was transferred to Ping Petroleum UK Ltd on 1st June 2018.

Block License
21/6b P2006

Ping Petroleum UK Ltd

Partners Interest
Summit E&P Ltd 50%
Ping Petroleum UK 50%

Start Date – 01/01/2013
End Date – 01/01/2039


Images courtesy of Stena Drilling Ltd.


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Image courtesy of Stena Drilling Ltd.