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Damian Orr, 18, from Inglewood High School and Thomas Bell, 18, from Opunake High School, have been chosen from 12 other applicants to be awarded annual Shell scholarships.
After careful consideration, the Great South Basin joint venture parties Shell New Zealand, OMV New Zealand Ltd and Mitsui E&P Australia Pty Ltd have made a decision to take up the option to drill an exploration well in the PEP 50119 block.
As operator, Shell New Zealand has today confirmed that PTTEP New Zealand Ltd has withdrawn its 18% share from the Great South Basin venture (PEP 50119).
As operator, Shell New Zealand plans to undertake a 2D seismic survey in January 2014 in the Great South Basin. The survey is expected to take approximately 70 days, will target a 21,200km2 area and be around 150km offshore from Dunedin.