Cairn Energy acquires stake in UK North Sea Agar Plantain

Cairn Energy PLC has agreed to join Azinor Catalyst Ltd. to help drill an appraisal well on the Agar Plantain in the UK North Sea, subject to regulatory and joint venture party consents, Azinor Catalyst said. Azinor Catalyst hired the Transocean Leader semisubmersible to drill the well.