Woodside's Bulgarian license close to spud

SHELL (70%) is close to spudding its first well in its Bulgarian Khan Kubrat licence in the Black Sea it shares with Woodside Petroleum (30%) having contracted Noble Corporation to use the Noble Globetrotter II rig. 

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Operator Shell contracts Noble to drill Black Sea permit 

 
In the middle of last year Woodside announced it was taking a non-operated share in the project, around the same time it moved out of Gabon, West Africa.