Aker BP has signed new ‘alliance’ agreements for rigs and wells with Noble Corporation, Odfjell Drilling and Halliburton, as it looks to bring a wave of new projects online in the coming years.
Norway has handed out nearly 50 oil and gas exploration licences in a “gratifying” display of interest in the sector.
An investigation into a fire at an Equinor-operated oil refinery has shed light on a number of regulatory “nonconformities” at the site.
Norway will be able to sustain gas production at last year’s elevated level until at least 2026 thanks to 300 billion Norwegian kroner ($30 billion) of investment in new offshore fields.
Odfjell Drilling has booked further work for the Deepsea Yantai, with the Norwegian arm of PGNiG securing the unit to drill the Tomcat exploration well in mid-2024.
Transocean (NYSE: RIG) has unveiled a pair of UK North Sea contract wins as part of a clutch of global awards worth $488m.
Tor Erik Christoffersen has been unveiled as managing director for Semco Maritime’s Norwegian division.
Production from Equinor’s (OSLO: EQNR) Njord field in the Norwegian Sea resumed yesterday following a major upgrade project.
Equinor (OSLO:EQNR) and its partners have today submitted plans for new compression and electrification facilities at the Hammerfest LNG plant (HLNG), securing gas exports beyond 2030.
Aker Solutions has hit an all time high for quarterly order intakes after striking a string of deals with Aker BP.
Aker BP and its partners will submit a record ten plans for development and operation (PDO) to Norwegian authorities on Friday, paving the way for more than $20bn in investments.
Aker BP and Equinor have made a final investment decision on the Krafla field, amid an operational reshuffle and renaming of the wider NOAKA area.
Equinor (OSLO:EQNR) has confirmed the start up of the second phase of its 2.7 billion barrel Johan Sverdrup megaproject in the Norwegian portion of the central North Sea.
Wintershall DEA is to press ahead with development of Dvalin North, the largest discovery in Norway in 2021.
Neptune Energy has booked the Deepsea Yantai rig to drill two further wells in Norwegian waters next year.
Having completed its 2022 drilling programme, Longboat Energy (LON:LBE) has secured additional lending and is now looking to its next phase of exploration in 2023.
As of 25 November, Westwood Global Energy reports that there are three exploration wells active, with two in the Norwegian Sea and one in the Barents Sea. Since the previous report, one exploration well program has completed at Oswig, and one exploration well has spudded at Countach.
North Sea operator Neptune Energy has confirmed the discovery of fresh, commercial oil in the Norwegian Sea.
Norwegian armed forces are to stop guarding onshore oil and gas assets, with the threat of an attack now diminished.
Norwegian energy giant Equinor (OSLO: EQNR) is looking to add a military veteran to its board of directors.
Norway will add a new natural gas field in the Norwegian Sea from 2026 in a push to bolster supplies to continental Europe as the EU rushes to replace Russian flows.
A probe has been launched after a fire broke on a North Sea platform earlier this month, sparking a partial evacuation.
Aker Solutions has been handed an extension to a maintenance and modification services contract on Equinor’s (OSLO: EQNR) Johan Sverdrup field.
Neptune Energy has confirmed that hydrocarbons have been encountered in the Calypso exploration well in the Norwegian Sea.
An investigation has been launched after a worker suffered “serious personal injury” on an offshore drilling rig.