Wessex Exploration PLC (Wessex) is a company engaged in the exploration and development of hydrocarbon projects, principally in the United Kingdom and Guyane. The Company focuses on the exploration and development assets with potential for oil and gas. Its Oil & Gas Exploration assets include Guyane Maritime Permit in South America and France; Juan de Nova Est Permit in East Africa and France; 28th Seaward Round Offer in South of England, United Kingdom; SADR Assurance Agreements in Bojador, Guelta and Imlili and Service Contract 54A in Philippines� offshore. Wessex holds 1.103% interest in the Guyane Maritime Permit through Northpet Investments Limited. Wessex holds 35% interest in 98/7b, 98/8a and 98/12 blocks in the United Kingdom, through its partner, NWE Mirrabooka (UK) Pty. Ltd. It also holds 50% interest in Juan de Nova permit, through joint venture with Jupiter Petroleum Juan de Nova Limited.