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Equinor: Johan Castberg Construction Begins at Stord

Norwegian minister of petroleum and energy, Kjell-Børge Freiberg, will today start cutting the first sheet for the topside of the Johan Castberg vessel at Kværner's yard at Stord. The construction will create major ripple effects throughout Norway. "Johan Castberg is the next major de ...

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Posted 5 months agoPress > EquinorEquinor EnergyJohan Castberg +3

Equinor: New Oil Discovery in the Johan Castberg Licence

The Songa Enabler drilling rig. (Jan Arne Wold / Woldcam - Equinor ASA) Equinor and partners ENI and Petoro have completed the Skruis exploration well in the Johan Castberg licence. The well confirms a volume of 12-25 million recoverable barrels of oil. “This is an important discov ...

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Posted 6 months agoPress > EquinorEqunior EnergyDiscovery +4

NPD: Oil Discovery North of the Johan Castberg Field in the Barents Sea - 7220/5-3

Equinor ASA, operator of production licence 532, has concluded the drilling of wildcat well 7220/5-3. The well proved oil. The well was drilled about 8 kilometres north of the 7220/8-1 discovery well on the Johan Castberg oil field, and 225 kilometres northwest of Hammerfest. The well's primary ...

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Posted 6 months agoPress > NPDNorwegian Petroleum DirectorateJohan Castberg +7

Equinor: Contract For Improved Recovery at Johan Castberg

August 24, 2018 08:00 CEST Digital technology developed in Norway will help improve recovery from the Johan Castberg field in the Barents Sea. Equinor has awarded Alcatel Submarine Networks a contract for permanent reservoir monitoring (PRM), which in turn has signed a letter ...

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Posted 8 months agoPress > EquinorJohan Castbergrecovery +5

NPD: Dry Well North of the Johan Castberg Field in the Barents Sea – 7322/7-1

Spirit Energy Norge AS, operator of production licence 852, has concluded the drilling of wildcat well 7322/7-1. The well is dry. The well was drilled about 120 km north of the Johan Castberg field in the Barents Sea and 310 km north of Hammerfest. The objective of the well was to prove reservoi ...

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Posted 9 months agoPress > NorwayNPDNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +5

Equinor: Johan Castberg PDO Approved

The plan for development and operation of the Johan Castberg field in the Barents Sea was approved by the Norwegian Parliament on Monday 11 June.  The plan will now be submitted to the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy for formal approval. “This is a great day for the project and for t ...

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Posted 11 months agoPress > EquinorJohan CastbergPDO +2

Big Statoil investments in the North

Johan Castberg, Polarled, Aasta Hansteen, Snefrid Nord, Askeladd and the exploration campaign in the Barents Sea; multi-billion investments are lined up. This creates spin-offs. Thanks to the contract for ten Johan Castberg subsea templates Aker Solutions Sandnessjoen will increase its workfo ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > Barents SeaStatoilinvestment +7

Statoil Awards Kværner the Contract for the Johan Castberg Topsides

  The contract includes the construction and installation of the topside structure for the floating production, storage and offloading vessel (FPSO) to be located on the Johan Castberg field in the Barents Sea. The contract has a total value of about NOK 3.8 billion. The development wor ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > StatoilContractKvaerner +7

Subsea 7 Awarded Contract Offshore Norway

Luxembourg – 24 January 2018 - Subsea 7 S.A. (Oslo Børs: SUBC, ADR: SUBCY) today announced the award of a sizeable (1) contract from Statoil for the Johan Castberg field development, located 240 km from Hammerfest in Norway.  The contract comprises the design, coating, fabrication and installati ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > Subsea 7OffshoreNorway +3

NorSea Group to Build New Ro-Ro Facility at Polarbase for 60 million NOK

Hammerfest Wednesday 6th December 2017: NorSea Group is to invest 60 million NOK, with Hammerfest Harbour, to build a new Roll-on/Roll-off facility at its Polarbase supply base. The announcement follows Statoil's submission this week of its PDO (Plan for Development and Operation) for the Johan Cast ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > StatoilBarents SeaPolarbase +5

Statoil: Letter of Intent for the Construction of the Johan Castberg Hull

  Statoil is signing a letter of intent with Sembcorp Marine Rigs & Floaters Pte. Ltd in Singapore for the construction of the hull and integrated living quarters for the floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel that will be located on the Johan Castberg field in the Barents ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > StatoilFPSOBarents Sea +3

Dry well northwest of the 7220/8-1 Johan Castberg discovery in the Barents Sea – 7318/12-2

Eni Norge AS, operator of production licence 716, has completed the drilling of wildcat well 7318/12-2. The well, which was drilled about 80 km northwest of the 7220/8-1 Johan Castberg discovery in the Barents Sea, is dry. The primary exploration target for the well was to prove petroleum in  Middle ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > Eni NorgeJohan CastbergDry hole