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NPD: Dry Well Near the Njord Field in the Norwegian Sea - 6407/11-1

Equinor Energy AS, operator of production licence 751, is in the process of concluding the drilling of wildcat well 6407/11-1. The well is dry. The well has been drilled about 15 kilometres southeast of the Njord field and 120 kilometres north of Kristiansund. The primary exploration target for ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > EquinorEquinor EnergyDry Well +7

NPD: Delineation of the 6608/10-17 S (Cape Vulture) Oil and Gas Discovery Northwest of the Norne Field in the Norwegian Sea – 6608/10-18, 6608/10-18 A and 6608/10-18 B

Equinor Energy AS, operator of production licence 128 D, is in the process of concluding the drilling of appraisal wells 6608/10-18, 6608/10-18 A and 6608/10-18 B. The wells were drilled about 7 kilometres northwest of the Norne field in the northern part of the Norwegian Sea and about 200 kilome ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > NPDNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNorway +7

Equinor: Oil Discovery in the Norwegian Sea More Than Double the Remaining Norne Oil Reserves

The Norne FPSO in the Norwegian Sea. (Photo: Anne-Mette Fjærli) Equinor has, together with partners ENI and Petoro, completed the appraisal well on the Cape Vulture discovery from 2017. The well confirms a volume potential of 50-70 million recoverable barrels of oil. The discovery more ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > EquinorEquinor EnergyNorway +5

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 1 year agoPress > NorwayNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNPD +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 1 year agoPress > NorwayNPDNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +6

NPD Dry Well Near the Ormen Lange Field in the Norwegian Sea – 6304/3-1

A/S Norske Shell, operator of production licence 832, has concluded the drilling of wildcat well 6304/3-1. The well is dry. The well was drilled in the southern part of the Norwegian Sea, about 35 km northwest of the Ormen Lange field and about 165 km northwest of Molde. The objective of the wel ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > NPDNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNorway +5

NPD: Many Developments and High Exploration Activity

An impressive 20 development projects are currently under way on the Norwegian Shelf, and 13 exploration wells in the first half of 2018 have yielded 6 discoveries. Production has been somewhat lower in the first six months of the year as compared with the same period last year. Production Tot ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > NPDNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNorway +9

NPD: Delineation of Gas and Condensate Discovery 6506/9-2 S (Fogelberg) North of the Åsgard Field in the Norwegian Sea – 6506/9-4 S and 6506/9-4 A

Spirit Energy Norge AS, operator of production licence 433, has completed the drilling of appraisal wells 6506/9-4 S and 6506/9-4 A on gas and condensate discovery 6506/9-2 S (Fogelberg). The wells were drilled about 15 kilometres north of the Åsgard field in the Norwegian Sea and 250 kilometres ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > NPDNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNorway +8

NPD: 12 Production Licences Offered to 11 Companies in the 24th Licensing Round

Today, 18 June, the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy offers 12 new production licences to 11 companies in the 24 th licensing round. Three licences are in the Norwegian Sea and nine licences are offered in the Barents Sea. “I am pleased to see that we are now offering exploration acreage in the ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > NorwayBarents SeaNorwegian Barents Sea +7

Statoil Awarding Billion NOK Contract for Njord Bravo FSO

Statoil is today awarding, on behlf og the Njord license, a contract to Aibel for upgrading of the Njord Bravo floating storage and offloading (FSO) vessel in the Norwegian Sea. The contract value is around NOK1.3bn. “We are pleased to award Aibel this contract today. After several good ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > StatoilNjord BravoNjord License +3

TGS Announces Further Expansion of Atlantic Margin Multi-Client Program

ASKER, NORWAY (11 April 2018) - TGS announces an expansion of its Atlantic Margin multi-client program in the Norwegian Sea. The new AM18 3D Extension, will comprise 5,135 km² of 3D seismic data and covers a variety of play models with stratigraphic and structural traps in Paleocene and Cretaceous ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > TGSNorwegian Sea

NPD: Dry Well and Appraisal Well West of the Skarv Field in the Norwegian Sea – 6507/5-8

Aker BP ASA, operator of production licence 212, has concluded the drilling of a combined exploration and appraisal well, 6507/5-8, near and on Ærfugl. The well was drilled about one kilometre from the Skarv field in the northern part of the Norwegian Sea. Ærfugl was proven in Upper Cretaceous ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > Skarv FieldNorwayNorwegian Sea +6

Faroe Petroleum: Fogelberg Appraisal Well Update

Faroe Petroleum, the independent oil and gas company focusing principally on exploration, appraisal and production opportunities in Norway and the UK, is pleased to provide an update with preliminary results of the Fogelberg appraisal well in the Norwegian Sea (Faroe 15% 1 ). Highlights Successf ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > Faroe PetroleumwellFogelberg +4

OMV s Exploration Success in Norway

OMV (Norge) AS completes the drilling of the Hades and Iris exploration well 6506/11-10 in PL 644 B The well discovered gas and condensate The HPHT (high pressure, high temperature) well is located in the Norwegian Sea near the Morvin field Drilling has been completed with an e ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > OMVexplorationNorway +6

Gas Discovery Southwest of the Aasta Hansteen Field in the Norwegian Sea – 6604/5-1

Wintershall Norge AS, operator of production licence 894, is in the process of concluding the drilling of wildcat well 6604/5-1. The well has been drilled about 115 kilometres southwest of the Aasta Hansteen field in the northern part of the Norwegian Sea. The objective of the well was to prove p ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > gasDiscoveryNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +5