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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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 months agoPress > EquinorNorwayNCS +4

Equinor ASA: Announcement of Dividend Per Share for the First Quarter 2018 in NOK

Equinor (OSE: EQNR, NYSE: EQNR) announced 25 April 2018 dividend per share of USD 0.23 for first quarter 2018. The NOK dividend per share is based on average USDNOK fixing rate from Norges Bank in the period plus/minus three business days from record date 22 August 2018, in total seven business da ...

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Posted 8 months agoPress > DividendEquinorNYSE +1

Wood Awarded Large Strategic Modifications Contracts by Equinor For Norwegian Refinery

Wood has secured two new strategic modifications contracts with Equinor for the Mongstad refinery near Bergen, growing its downstream capability in Norway. These contracts continue Wood's support of the Mongstad refinery which aligns with the company's focus on expanding its existing footprint in ...

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Posted 8 months agoPress > WoodEquinorNorway +2

Schlumberger Introduces New MEMS Gyro Surveying Service

GyroSphere MEMS gyro-while-drilling service increases drilling survey efficiency and reliability with new microelectromechanical technology STAVANGER, Norway, August 28, 2018—Schlumberger today introduced the GyroSphere* MEMS gyro-while-drilling service at Offshore Northern Seas (ONS). The GyroS ...

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Posted 8 months agoPress > MEMSGyroSphereSchlumberger +6

Kongsberg Maritime: Real-Time Monitoring System Set to Increase Operational Availability for Two Seadrill Semi-Submersibles

Seadrill's West Phoenix Integration of KONGSBERG Riser Management System and Information Management System improves operational safety and reduces non-productive time  ONS 2018, Stavanger, Norway, 27 th August 2018 – Seadrill has selected Kongsberg Maritime to deliver real-time monito ...

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Posted 8 months agoPress > SeadrillKongsberg Maritimemonitoring system +4

NPD: ONS Distinguished Service Award to Bente Nyland

Director General Bente Nyland has received the ONS Distinguished Service Award 2018 for her significant efforts to develop the Norwegian oil and gas industry. The award was presented during the ONS opening concert on Monday evening. “Bente Nyland is a strategic leader with an exceptional ability ...

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Posted 8 months agoPress > NPDNorwayNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +3

Lundin Petroleum Successful Appraisal Well and Production Test on Rolvsnes

Lundin Petroleum AB (Lundin Petroleum) is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary Lundin Norway AS (Lundin Norway) has successfully completed the appraisal well 16/1-28S and production test on the Rolvsnes discovery in the PL338C on the Utsira High in the Norwegian North Sea. Highl ...

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Posted 8 months agoPress > Lundin Petroleumappraisal wellProduction +4

DNO Withdraws Request for Faroe Petroleum Shareholders Meeting

Oslo, 27 August 2018 - DNO ASA, the Norwegian oil and gas operator, today announced the withdrawal of its request to Faroe Petroleum plc for a meeting of shareholders of the company in which it holds a 28.23 percent stake, and issued the following statement: DNO ASA withdraws the request for an ...

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Posted 8 months agoPress > DNONorwayFaroe Petroleum

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 8 months agoPress > NPDNorwayNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +7

Norway Return For READ Cased Hole

Production and integrity evaluation specialist, READ Cased Hole Limited is delighted to announce its return to the Norwegian oil and gas market, and a renewed focus on supporting the downhole logging and data interpretation needs of local operators. Kevin Giles, READ Sales and Marketing Director e ...

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Posted 8 months agoPress > Production LoggingNorway

NPD: Drilling Permit For Well 2/6-6 S in Production Licence 860

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Mol Norge AS a drilling permit for well 2/6-6 S, cf. Section 15 of the Resource Management Regulations. Well 2/6-6 S will be drilled from the Rowan Viking drilling facility in position 56°30'40.73"N and 3°54'49.22"E. The drilling programme for well ...

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Posted 9 months agoPress > NPDOffshoreNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +7