Westwood Global Energy reports that there were five exploration well programmes active on the Norwegian Continental Shelf as of February 24. A total of three exploration wells have completed to date in 2021, from which one commercial discovery was made with total resources of c. 57 mmboe, giving a 33% commercial success rate.
Work has restarted in Singapore on a vessel for Energean that is due to begin producing gas off Israel in 2021.
Last year saw a “record number” of oil and gas fields producing in Norway, according to new analysis.
Engineering and constriction firm Kvaerner has today outlined its plans to increase its offshore wind work, alongside a concerted push for floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel manufacturing contracts.
Equinor and partners have detected 12-25 million recoverable barrels of oil at the Skruis exploration well in the Johan Castberg licence.
The development plan for Equinor’s huge Johan Castberg field has been granted approval by Norway’s Ministry of Petroleum and Energy.
Technology giant ABB has received an £18million contract to provide automation and safety systems for Statoil’s Johan Castberg development.
Baker Hughes, a GE Company (BHGE), has won a contract with Statoil to provide turbomachinery equipment for the Johan Castberg development.
Norwegian firm Kvaerner has announced plans to invest 370 NOK (£33.8million) in a major extension to its quay site in Stord.
Energy giant Statoil has awarded Norwegian engineering firm Kvaerner a 3.8billion NOK contract for construction and installation of the floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel to be used in the Johan Castberg field.
Norwegian subsea company Ocean Installer has announced a substantial contract award from Statoil ASA for marine operations on the Johan Castberg project.
Oil services firm Subsea 7 has announced it has been awarded a “sizeable” contract from Statoil for work on the Johan Castberg field development in the Barents Sea.
Offshore service provider Drydocks World has signed an agreement to carry out construction of the Turret Mooring System (TMS) for Statoil’s Johan Castberg Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel.
Aker Solutions won a contract from Sembcorp Marine to design the living quarters for the Johan Castberg development's floating production, storage and offloading vessel (FPSO).
The licensees involved in the Johan Castberg discovery in the Barents Sea submitted their development and operation plans to authorities today.
Statoil has awarded Sembcorp Marine in Singapore the £375million contract to build the hull and integrated living quarters for the vessel which will serve the Johan Castberg field in the Barents Sea.
Swedish engineering giant ABB have struck a deal with Statoil over its Johan Castberg development in the Barents Sea.
Statoil will suspend the contract for the Songa Enabler rig once it finishes the drilling campaign it is currently working on.
Norwegian operator Statoil said it has made an analysis of possible power solutions for the Johan Castberg field.
Statoil today outlined the "ripple effect" its mammoth Johan Castberg project will create for the region.
Statoil has outlined its next six big projects in the North Sea.
Aker Solutions landed deal with Statoil for its Johan Castberg oil field development in the Barents Sea.
Norway’s Arctic ambitions just got a $7 billion boost from Statoil.
Statoil has reduced its spending on the Johan Castberg field by an estimated 30%. According to reports in Norwegian media, the Norwegian operator is still on target for a concept decision next year. The company’s vice president for field development Erik Strand Tellefsen told a seminar costs had been reduced through multiple processes on the project.