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NPD: Dry Well Near 7324/8-1 (Wisting) in the Barents Sea – 7321/4-1

DEA Norge AS, operator of production licence 721, has concluded the drilling of wildcat well 7321/4-1. The well is dry. The well was drilled about 105 kilometres west of the 7324/8-1 (Wisting) oil discovery in the Barents Sea and about 350 kilometres northwest of Hammerfest. The primary explorat ...

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Posted 7 months agoPress > NPDDry WellBarents Sea +7

Lundin Petroleum: Successful Appraisal Well and Extended Production Test on Alta

Lundin Petroleum AB (Lundin Petroleum) is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary Lundin Norway AS (Lundin Norway) has successfully completed the Alta appraisal well 7220/11-5 and extended production test in PL609 in the southern Barents Sea. Highlights: Results were better than ...

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Posted 7 months agoPress > Lundin Petroleumappraisal wellwell +7

NPD: Appraisal and Test Production of the 7220/11-1 (Alta) Oil and Gas Discovery in the Barents Sea – 7220/11-5 S

Lundin Norway AS, operator of production licence 609, has concluded drilling and test production on appraisal well 7220/11-5 S on the 7220/11-1 (Alta) oil and gas discovery in the southwestern part of the Barents Sea. The well was drilled about 4 kilometres south-southwest of the discovery well, ...

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Posted 7 months agoPress > NPDNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNorway +7

Wintershall Norge: Oil Field Brage Has Been Producing for 25 Years

Bergen . Anniversary in the Norwegian North Sea: 25 years ago the Brage offshore platform produced its first barrel of oil. Wintershall has operated the field northwest of Bergen since 2013. "When Wintershall acquired the Brage oilfield from Equinor, we set ourselves the goal of prolonging the lif ...

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Posted 8 months agoPress > NorwayWintershall NorgeOil Field +8

NPD: Delineation of the Hanz Field and Dry Wildcat Well in the North Sea - 25/10-16 S, A and C and 25/10-16 B

Aker BP ASA, operator of production licence 028 B, has concluded the drilling of appraisal wells 25/10-16 S, A and C on the Hanz field, as well as wildcat well 25/10-16 B drilled in production licence 915 just southeast of the Hanz field. The wells were drilled about 14 kilometres north of the Iv ...

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Posted 8 months agoPress > NPDNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNorway +7

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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 months agoPress > NorwayNPDNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +9