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6th Annual OWI EU Conference 2019, Aberdeen

Europe's leading Offshore Well Intervention conference returns to Aberdeen for its sixth year on 16 th – 18 th April 2019 at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Aberdeen Treetops , Scotland. Featuring OGA (Oil and Gas Authority), Shell UK Ltd., Repsol Sinopec UK Ltd. and ConocoPhillips, the conference ...

Abigail Clifton


  Scotland   GB 16 Apr 2019


Posted 8 months agoEvent > Wellswells managementNorth Sea +41

OWI EU Conference Returns for 2019

Europe's leading Offshore Well Intervention conference, OWI EU, is returning to Aberdeen for its sixth year this April 2019, with support from OGA (Oil and Gas Authority), Shell UK Ltd., Repsol Sinopec UK Ltd. and ConocoPhillips, to name a few. More than 350 delegates, including 100+ operators, ...

Abigail Clifton


Posted 8 months agoPress > wellWellsintervention +39

NPPD: Minor Gas/Condensate Discovery North of the Oseberg Field in the North Sea - 30/6-30

Faroe Petroleum Norge AS, operator of production licence 825, is in the process of concluding the drilling of wildcat well 30/6-30. The well was drilled about 25 kilometres north of the Oseberg field centre in the northern part of the North Sea, and 150 kilometres northwest of Bergen. The primar ...

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Posted 9 months agoPress > NPDNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNorway +5

TGS Announces Strategic Collaboration for Ocean Bottom Node Projects in North Sea

TGS announces a strategic collaboration with Axxis Geo Solutions (AGS) for multi-client ocean bottom node projects in the North Sea.   The area of mutual interest covers the core part of the central North Sea up to and including the Utsira area.   Under this agreement, the parties will work to ...

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Posted 10 months agoPress > TGSNorwayNorth Sea +3

NPD: Delineation of the 35/12-2 (Grosbeak) Oil and Gas Discovery in the North Sea – 35/11-21 S and 35/11-21 A

Wellesley Petroleum AS, operator of production licence 248 I, has concluded the drilling of appraisal wells 35/11-21 S and 35/11-21 A on the 35/12-2 (Grosbeak) oil and gas discovery. The wells were drilled about 10 km northeast of the Fram field in the northern part of the North Sea, and 84 km so ...

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Posted 10 months agoPress > NPDNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNorth Sea +7

Equinor Production Start at Oseberg Vestflanken 2

On 14 October the Oseberg Vestflanken 2 field in the North Sea came on stream. Remote-operated from the Oseberg field centre, the new Oseberg H platform is the first unmanned platform on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. Recoverable resources are 110 million barrels, and the project was de ...

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Posted 11 months agoPress > EquinorEquinor EnergyProduction +8

NPD: Extended Life For Snorre

Equinor has received consent to continue use of the Snorre A and Snorre B facilities through 2040. The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate believes there is a basis for continuing operations on Snorre A and B to produce remaining resources in the field. Equinor had consent to use Snorre A until 1 May ...

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Posted 11 months agoPress > NPDNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNorway +6

Equinor: Johan Sverdrup Powered From Shore

The Johan Sverdrup field in the North Sea. (Photo: Equinor ASA) Today the Norwegian Minister of Petroleum and Energy, Kjell-Børge Freiberg, officially opened the power-from-shore solution which will provide the Johan Sverdrup field in the North Sea with electricity for more than 50 year ...

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Posted 11 months agoPress > EquinorEquinor EnergyJohan Sverdrup +3

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 11 months agoPress > NPDNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNorway +7

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 1 year 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 1 year agoPress > NorwayNPDNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +9

NPD: Go-ahead For Oseberg H

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted consent for the Oseberg H facility to start production in September. Oseberg H is a new unmanned wellhead platform that is part of the Oseberg vestflanken 2 development project in the North Sea. The consent has been given to the licensees in the Ose ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > NPDNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateNorway +9

NPD: Delineation of the 15/3-4 (Sigrun) Oil and Gas Discovery Near the Gudrun Field in the North Sea – 15/3-11

Equinor Energy AS, operator of production licence 025, has concluded the drilling of appraisal well 15/3-11 on the 15/3-4 (Sigrun) oil and gas discovery. The well was drilled about 10 km southeast of the Gudrun field in the North Sea, and about 225 km west of Stavanger. The objective of the well ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > NPDNorwayNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +11

NPD: Dry Well Near the 35/12-2 (Grosbeak) Oil and Gas Discovery in the North Sea – 35/12-7

Wellesley Petroleum AS, operator of production licence 925, is in the process of completing the drilling of wildcat well 35/12-7 in the North Sea. The well was drilled about 2 km south of the 35/12-2 (Grosbeak) oil and gas discovery in the northern part of the North Sea, and 80 km west of Florø. ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > NorwayNPDNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +10

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