A group representing families and survivors of Norway's worst industrial disaster has spoken of its “demand for a completely new inquiry” exactly 40 years later.
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Norwegian regulators are investigating a leak at the Hammerfest LNG plant.
Italian oil group Eni have announced their intention to restart its Goliat oilfield in the Barents Sea within the next few days.
Norway's offshore safety watchdog has given Statoil permission to use the Gullfaks B facility for two more decades.
Statoil has received consent from the Norwegian offshore safety authority to drill an exploration well in the Barents Sea.
German oil giant Wintershall has been granted permission to use the Deepsea Stavanger to drill on the Maria field.
Norway’s Petroleum Safety Authority has given AkerBP permission to drill an exploration well on the North Sea Volund field.
A team from Norway’s offshore safety body will land on the Scarabeo 5 today to investigate the circumstances that caused a fire to break out on the rig on Tuesday.
A Norwegian safety body has accused offshore accommodation provider Prosafe of failing to address issues on one of its tender support vessels.
Norway’s offshore safety body has given Statoil permission to drill an exploration well on the Cape Vulture prospect.
Norwegian energy giant Statoil has been given until July 8 to explain how it will deal with non-conformities and improvements following an inspection of its Tjeldbergodden facility.
Wintershall and its drilling contractor Dolphin Drilling have been given a deadline of August 2 to tell Norwegian authorities how it will make improvements and correct non-conformities in its emergency preparedness on the Borgland Dolphin drilling rig.
Norway's Petroleum Safety Authority has issued orders to Eni Norge following an audit of logistics and employee participation on the Goliat FPSO.
Norwegian authorities have said Statoil committed a serious safety breach following a potentially fatal gas leak on its Gudrun platform.
ConocoPhillips has been given the green light to extend the lifetime of the Eldfisk oil field in the North Sea.
Centrica has been given the go-ahead by Norway's Petroleum Safety Authority to drill a shallow pilot hole to establish there is no shallow gas in block 8/10 in the North Sea prior to further activity in the prospect.
Oil giant BP has been ordered to review the way it handles risk in Norway after a leak at a North Sea platform which a safety watchdog said could have caused a serious accident.
BP said yesterday fire damage on the Valhall platform in the North Sea was not as serious as first feared.