Norwegian operator Aker BP has made a non-commercial discovery with the Svanefjell wildcat well in the Barents Sea.
The largest labour union in Norway announced the agreement of a new pay deal today, while a smaller workers union held off from accepting terms.
Aker BP has reported increased profits and production in 2018 with the firm seeing £118 million earnings for the first quarter.
The Norwegian Petroleum directorate has granted Aker BP ASA a drilling permit for well 7221/12-1 in the Barents Sea.
Helicopter operator CHC Group has clinched a two-year contract extension to support Aker BP's operations on the greater Valhall field in the Norwegian North Sea.
Aker BP has drilled a dry well near the Knarr field in the Norwegian North Sea. Wildcat well 34/2-5 S was drilled on production licence 790, which was awarded in 2014. The well has been permanently plugged and abandoned by the Transocean Arctic rig.
Norway has approved Aker BP's development plans for the Valhall Flank West (VFW) and Skogul oil fields.
Discussions to avert strike action have broken down between union leaders and employers in Norway with a mediator having to be brought in.
Norwegian oil service firms are taking part in pay discussions today to avoid the potential for widespread industry strikes.
The Petroleum Safety Authority of Norway has given consent to Aker BP to perform manned underwater operations in the North Sea later this year.
Aker BP has struck oil near the Alvheim field in the Norwegian North Sea.
Aker BP has struck oil at the Frosk exploration well in the North Sea.
As the Johan Sverdrup development in the North Sea is nearly 70% complete, Aker BP and Statoil have announced that the partnership has increased in value.
Profits more than doubled at Norwegian oil firm Aker BP in the fourth quarter of 2017 as production and oil prices lifted.
Aker BP said today that the results of an investigation into a worker's death in December would be reported early this month.
Aker BP has been given consent to drill an exploration well in the Norwegian Sea.
“Health risks from benzene exposure” and “work-related musculo-skeletal disorders” are among the issues uncovered in a recent audit of Aker BP’s Ivar Aasen installation.
Engineering consultancy firm, Aqualis Offshore, have inked a frame agreement with Aker BP to provide offshore services.
Norwegian oil firm Aker BP today announced plans to double production over five years and put in place investments of over $1billion for 2018.
Italian oil firm Eni has confirmed that it will use the Songa Enabler semi-submersible rig to drill two wells at the Goliat filed situated in the Artic.
Norway's offshore safety watchdog has said "serious shortcomings" in procedures contributed to the death of an offshore worker last month.
Energy service firm Subsea 7 has netted two contracts with Aker BP for projects in the Norwegian North Sea.
Aker BP said today that it had submitted development plans for three oil fields to the Norwegian Government.
Production has restarted at the Tambar field in Norway following the death of a worker.
A worker who died after falling from a rig last week has been identified by police in Norway.