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Transocean Norge to Drill for Equinor

Equinor has awarded Transocean a contract for drilling six wells on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS) by use of the Transocean Norge mobile rig. Drilling start-up is scheduled for the summer of 2019. The rig has also been awarded a contract option for drilling four additional wel ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > DrillingEquinorOffshore +8

NPD: Drilling Permit for Well 7324/3-1 in Production Licence 615

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Equinor Energy AS a drilling permit for well 7324/3-1, cf. Section 15 of the Resource Management Regulations. Well 7324/3-1, will be drilled from the West Hercules drilling facility in position 73°57'27,39" North og 24°41'04,86" East. The d ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > NPDNorwayNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +6

NPD: Production Figures August 2018

Preliminary production figures for August 2018 show an average daily production of 1 870 000 barrels of oil, NGL and condensate, which is a decrease of 42 000 barrels per day compared to July. Total gas sales were 10.2 billion Sm 3 (GSm 3 ), which is a decrease of 0.4 GSM 3 from the previous mo ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > OilLiquidgas +4

NPD: Drilling Permit For Well 30/6-30 in Production Licence 825

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Faroe Petroleum Norge AS a drilling permit for well 30/6-30, cf. Section 15 of the Resource Management Regulations. Well 30/6-30 will be drilled from the Transocean Arctic drilling facility in position 60°43'6.71"N and 2°44'3.43"E after conc ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > NPDNorwayNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +6

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate Has Found New Deep Sea Mineral Deposits

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate just concluded a successful three-week data acquisition expedition on the Mohn's ridge in the western part of the Norwegian Sea. The Mohn's ridge is a seafloor spreading ridge, separating two oceanic plates, and the objective of the expedition was to investigat ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > NorwayNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNPD +4

Cairn Energy Half-Yearly Results 2018

Simon Thomson, Chief Executive, Cairn Energy PLC said: Cairn has made strong progress across its balanced portfolio. Cash flow from the North Sea is now established and development projects in Senegal and Norway are well advanced to support the production base over the long term. We are also d ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > ResultsEarningsCairn Energy +6

NPD: Northern Lights Applies for Permission to Inject and Store CO2 on the Norwegian Shelf

On Friday, Equinor along with its partners Shell and Total, submitted an application for an exploitation permit for a subsea reservoir for injection and storage of carbon dioxide (CO 2 ). This is the very first time the authorities have announced a licensing round for injection and storage of CO ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > NorwayNPDNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +9

NPD: Drilling Permit for Well 6407/11-1 in Production Licence 751

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Equinor Energy AS a drilling permit for well 6407/11-1, cf. Section 15 of the Resource Management Regulations. Well 6407/11-1 will be drilled from the Deepsea Bergen drilling facility in position 64°12'22.8"N and 7°29'33.25"A. The drilling progra ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > NorwayOffshoreNPD +8

Equinor: Norway’s Largest Oil Pipeline Now in Place

Saipem Castorone at the Johan Sverdrup field in the North Sea. (Photo: Bo B. Randulff / Roar Lindefjeld / Equinor ASA) Last week Norway's largest and longest pipeline, laid by the vessel Saipem Castorone, reached the Johan Sverdrup field in the North Sea. Late last week the last pi ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > NorwayEquinorEquinor Energy +5

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 3 months agoPress > NorwayNPDNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +9

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 3 months agoPress > NPDNorwayNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +5

Equinor: Record Fast-Track Development

Manifold ready for installation at Visund Nord IOR. On 2 September the Visund Nord IOR (improved oil recovery) project came on stream, two months ahead of schedule. The project has further been delivered with no serious HSE incidents and well below budget. “It took 21 months from t ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > EquinorVisund FieldVisund Nord IOR +4

NPD: Start-up of Aasta Hansteen

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted consent for start-up of the Aasta Hansteen facility in the Norwegian Sea. Operator Equinor plans to start production during the course of autumn 2018. Consent for start-up of Aasta Hansteen is granted to the licensees in production licences 218 and ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > NorwayNPDNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +6

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 3 months agoPress > NPDNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNorway +6

Equinor: Transforming the Norwegian Continental Shelf

August 28, 2018 11:30 CEST Illustration - dimensions and distances are not realistic. Equinor is today presenting plans for transforming the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS) for continued high value creation and low emissions for the coming decades. Equinor is on track t ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > EquinorNorwayNCS +4