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NPD: Drilling Permit For Well 6506/9-4 S in Production Licence 433

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Spirit Energy Norge AS a drilling permit for well 6506/9-4 S, cf. Section 15 of the Resource Management Regulations. Well 6506/9-4 S will be drilled from the Island Innovator drilling facility, at position 65°15'38.07" north and 6°42'35.69" east. ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > Norwegian Petroleum DirectorateNorwayNPD +3

NPD: Dry Well Northwest of 7220/11-1 (Alta) in the Barents Sea – 7219/12-3 S

Lundin Norway AS, operator of production licence 533, is in the process of concluding the drilling of wildcat well 7219/12-3 S. The well was drilled about 34 kilometres northwest of the 7220/11-1 (Alta) discovery well, and about 2.5 kilometres southwest of the 7219/12-1 (Filicudi) discovery well. ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > NorwayNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateBarents Sea +5

NPD: High Activity on the Shelf

Never before has so much gas been sold from the Norwegian shelf as was the case in 2017. Oil production was down slightly; nevertheless, overall production rose for the fourth straight year. The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate's forecasts indicate that the production increase will continue toward ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > NPDNorwayNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +3

NPD: Drilling Permit for Well 16/4-11 in Production Licence 359

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Lundin Norway AS a drilling permit for well 16/4-11, cf. Section 8 of the Resource Management Regulations. Well Brønn 16/4-11 will be drilled from the COSLInnovator drilling facility at position 58°40'16.11'' north, 02°14'25.30'' east in the central ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > NPDNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateLundin Norway +2

December Spree Boosts Norway to the Country With the Most Offshore Project Commitments in 2017

After a sanctioning drought in the offshore industry in 2015 and 2016, Norway is leading the comeback. Recent projects submitted to the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) show a clear turnaround in the offshore industry and make Norway the largest contributor to offshore project commitments in 2 ...

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Posted 2 years agoOpinion > NorwayOffshoreSpending +3

Comprehensive Snorre Plan Submitted

On Thursday, the authorities received an amended Plan for Development and Operation (PDO) for the Snorre expansion project. The development is one of the largest projects for improved oil recovery (IOR) on the Norwegian shelf. The project contributes to extended operations and will yield signifi ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > PDOSnorreIOR +4

Aker BP Submitted Plans for Development and Operation (PDOs) for Three Projects

Today, Aker BP submitted Plans for Development and Operation (PDOs) for three projects. The total investments will amount to approximately NOK 15.5 billion. Valhall western flank One of the PDOs concerns the Valhall western flank in the North Sea. The development will take place with an unmann ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > Aker BPNorwayNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +2

Norwegian Petroleum Directorate: Drilling Permit for Well 6604/5-1 in Production Licence 894

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Wintershall Norge AS a drilling permit for well 6604/5-1, cf. Section 8 of the Resource Management Regulations. Well 6604/5-1 will be drilled from the West Phoenix drilling facility, at position 66°35' 37.43" North and 04°32' 56.54" East. The dri ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > NorwayNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateDrilling permit +3

Norwegian Petroleum Directorate: Production Figures October 2017

Preliminary production figures for October 2017 show an average daily production of 1 901 000 barrels of oil, NGL and condensate, which is an increase of 141 000 barrels per day compared to September. Total gas sales were 10.9 billion Sm 3 (GSm 3 ), which is an increase of 1.5 GSM 3 from the pr ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > NorwayNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateProduction Figures

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate Ready for Start-Up of the Maria Field

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted consent for start-up of production from the Maria field in the Norwegian Sea. The development will come on stream almost one year ahead of the original plan, at reduced costs and with slightly increased oil reserves. Production start-up is planned ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > NorwayNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateMaria Field +1

Norwegian Petroleum Directorate: Drilling Permit for Well 6506/11-10 in Production Licence 644 B

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted OMV (Norge) AS a drilling permit for well 6506/11-10, cf. Section 8 of the Resource Management Regulations. Well 6506/11-10 will be drilled from the Deepsea Bergen drilling facility at position 65°13' 50.54" Noth and 6°25' 47.23" East. Thi ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > NorwayOffshoreNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +5

From Troll to Mjøsa - A Time Scale for Petroleum

The Troll field contains the most hydrocarbons of all the fields in the Norwegian offshore. The petroleum geologists acquire knowledge about where this oil and gas was formed and how it has flowed in to the fields. But if you ask a petroleum geologist about how long ago it was that Troll, Ekofisk, ...

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Posted 2 years agoOpinion > NorwayNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateHydrocarbon +3

AGR appointed as well and drilling specialist advisor to Norwegian Petroleum Directorate

AGR is to deliver well and drilling engineering advice to support evaluation of drilling programmes, well design and testing, completions and plugging and abandonment. The two-year scope of work has the option to be extended for an additional two years for the provision of technical training and te ...

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Posted 3 years agoPress > AGRwellDrilling +4

AGR set to deliver Reservoir Management to the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate

AGR have been awarded a new framework agreement with the NPD. The agreement will see the leading energy services and software company deliver reservoir management studies in subsurface technology, reservoir geology and reservoir engineering over a two year period, with options for extension. Mor ...

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Posted 3 years agoPress > AGRReservoirgeology +2

6000 wells on the Norwegian shelf

Well number 6000 was registered as completed in the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate's Fact Pages in late March. This was production well 31/2-Y-21 AY2H on the Troll field in the North Sea. All wildcat and production wells drilled on the Norwegian shelf since 1966 have been registered in the Fact Pag ...

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Posted 3 years agoPress > Norwegian shelfNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNorth Sea