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NPD: 38 Companies Have Applied For Acreage in APA 2018

The authorities have received applications from 38 companies in the Awards in Predefined Areas (APA) 2018. The application deadline expired on 4 September. - There was a record level of interest last year as regards the number of applications. It is good to see that there is about the same intere ...

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Posted 7 months agoPress > NorwayNPDNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +9

Ashurst Advises EnQuest on £107 Million Rights Issue

International law firm Ashurst is advising EnQuest PLC on its £107 million rights issue and in relation to two class 1 transactions. EnQuest is one of the largest independent UK oil producers in the UK North Sea with production from offshore fields in the UKCS and Malaysia. Its shares are listed on ...

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Posted 7 months agoPress > AshurstEnQuestNorth Sea +2

EnQuest Results for the Six Months Ended 30 June 2018

Material growth in production and cash generation; all 2018 guidance reaffirmed. Repayment of debt remains a priority Results for the six months ended 30 June 2018 7 September 2018 Unless otherwise stated, all figures are on a Business performance basis and are in US Dollars. Highligh ...

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Posted 7 months agoPress > EnQuestResultsEarnings +5

NPD: Fast IOR pProject on Visund

Operator Equinor has started production on Visund Nord in the North Sea. The project was completed in 21 months. The subsea solution adds 2.1 million standard cubic metres (13.3 million barrels) to the Visund field. The development cost was NOK 1.3 billion. Production licence 120 Visund was p ...

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Posted 7 months agoPress > NPDNorwayNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +5

Hibiscus Petroleum Berhad: GUA‐P2 Side‐Track Well in Anasuria Successfully Completed With Enhanced Production Expected

GUA‐P2‐ST in the Anasuria Cluster produces gross 4,750 barrels of oil per day on flow test (2,375 barrels of oil per day net to Hibiscus Petroleum) First major capital expenditure programme completed as a joint‐operator in the UKCNS Group continues to target 5,000 barrels of oil per ...

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Posted 7 months agoPress > wellAnasuriaProduction +6

Aker BP Signs “Data Liberation Contract”

In collaboration with Cognite and Framo, Aker BP intensifies the digitalisation of offshore operations; new smart service contract will change the traditional approach to maintenance. The Ivar Aasen platform in the North Sea provides Aker BP with more than just oil. It also transmits vast ...

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Posted 7 months agoPress > Aker BPNorth SeaIvan Aasen +5

NPD: Doubled Reserves – Won IOR Prize

The licensees for the Alvheim field in the North Sea have been awarded the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate's improved oil recovery (IOR) prize because of their willingness to accept risk. Adopting new technology, sharing data and being able to view a wider area as a whole have helped to more than ...

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Posted 7 months agoPress > NPDNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNorway +6

Emsland Companies Collaborate Successfully - 26 Containers Including Substructure For Converter Platform in the North Sea

The Emsland-based company ELA Container Offshore GmbH is currently working on a temporary accommodation project to house some 60 offshore employees on a converter platform in the North Sea. A total of 26 turnkey containers will soon be assembled and handed over fitted with full electrical installat ...

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Posted 7 months agoPress > EslandNorth SeaELA Container Offshore +4

Well-Safe Marks First Anniversary With 400 Wells Worth of Expertise

Well-Safe Solutions is marking its one year anniversary with news that it's about to acquire its first asset, is tendering for major P&A projects and has increased its headcount to 35. In just over 12 months, the Aberdeen-based well abandonment specialist has amassed the largest concentration of d ...

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Posted 7 months agoPress > WellsWell-SafeP&A +3

M2 Subsea Completes North Sea Survey and Inspection Project With Ithaca Energy

M 2 Subsea, the global independent provider of ROV services, has completed a contract with Ithaca Energy UK Limited to conduct a subsea system survey of a North Sea field. The company deployed the Go Electra multi-service vessel equipped with a Triton XLX work class ROV to the Stella field, locat ...

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Posted 7 months agoPress > M2 SubseaSubseaNorth Sea +4

Ampelmann Secures New Decommissioning Project in the Southern North Sea

Ampelmann, the global leader in offshore access solutions based in the Netherlands, has made another step forward in the field of decommissioning with a recently secured contract in the Southern North Sea. An E-type gangway system has been installed on the Olympic Orion vessel to carry out a two-m ...

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Posted 7 months agoPress > AmpelmannNorth SeaOffshore +4

NPD: Delineation of the 16/1-12 (Rolvsnes) Oil Discovery in the North Sea – 16/1-28 S

Lundin Norway AS, operator of production licence 338C, has concluded the drilling of appraisal well 16/1-28 S. The well was drilled about one kilometre northeast of the discovery well, 16/1-12, and around 190 kilometres west of Stavanger. The 16/1-12 (Rolvsnes) discovery is located just south of ...

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Posted 7 months agoPress > NPDNorwayNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +7

NPD: Go-ahead For Oseberg H

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted consent for the Oseberg H facility to start production in September. Oseberg H is a new unmanned wellhead platform that is part of the Oseberg vestflanken 2 development project in the North Sea. The consent has been given to the licensees in the Ose ...

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Posted 7 months agoPress > NPDNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNorway +9

United Oil & Gas PLC - Confirmation of Award of Two Blocks Including an Oil Discovery in the UK North Sea

Highlights: Award of Blocks 15/18d and 15/19b in the North Sea which includes the Crown Oil Discovery, with estimates of up to 16 million barrels of recoverable oil Discussions with potential farm-in partners can now commence, with interest already received highlighting the quality of the asse ...

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Posted 7 months agoPress > UOGUnited Oil & GasOil Discovery +6

Premier Oil: Tolmount Development Sanctioned

Premier is pleased to announce that the development of its Tolmount Main gas field has been sanctioned by the joint venture and infrastructure partners.  The Premier-operated Tolmount Main gas field, located in the Southern North Sea, is expected to produce around 500 Bcf of gas (96 mmboe) with pe ...

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Posted 8 months agoPress > Premier OilTolomountgas +5