Borr Drilling CEO speaks up on new drilling contract model

The driller is offering performance based drilling contracts to oil firms.

Bayerngas picks up drilling permit for Norwegian wildcat

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Bayerngas Norge a drilling permit for a wildcat well offshore ...

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Eni bites dust in Goliat Eye wildcat well

Eni Norge has hit dust in the Goliat Eye wildcat well (7122/10-1 S) in the Barents Sea, offshore Norway. The ...

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OMV strikes oil at Wisting appraisal well

Austrian oil company OMV has struck oil in the 7324/8-3 well, appraising the Wisting discovery in the Barents Sea. ...

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Norway’s oil production in August drops by 1.4 percent YOY

Norway’s oil production in August was 1.4 percent below the output in August of last year, according to a report by ...

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NPD hires new exploration director

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD), a government agency responsible for the regulation of the petroleum ...

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Aker BP gains drilling permits for North Sea wells

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Aker BP drilling permits for two wells in the North Sea, ...

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Wellesley picks up permit for North Sea wildcat

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Wellesley Petroleum a drilling permit for a wildcat well in ...

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Norway's oil output down 7 pct y-o-y

Norway’s oil production in July was 7 percent below the output in July 2016, according to a Friday report by ...

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Statoil picks up drilling permit for Koigen wildcat

Offshore watchdog the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Statoil Petroleum a drilling permit for a ...

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OMV gains permit for Wisting well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted OMV a drilling permit for an appraisal well on the Wisting ...

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Statoil obtains Korpfjell drilling permit

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted oil major Statoil a drilling permit for a Barents Sea wildcat ...

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Aker BP gains Hyrokkin permit

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Aker BP a drilling permit for well 25/4-11 in the North Sea. ...

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Statoil gains drilling permits for two Norwegian Sea wells

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Statoil a drilling permit for a wildcat well and pilot well ...

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Norway’s June oil output up by eight percent YOY

Norway’s oil production in June 2017 was about 8 percent above the oil production in June last year, according to a ...

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Lundin gets go-ahead for Barents Sea well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Lundin Norway a drilling permit for wellbore 7219/12-2 S in ...

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Green light for Statoil's third Barents Sea well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Statoil a drilling permit for wellbore 7325/4-1, in the ...

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Lundin picks up drilling permit for Barents Sea wildcat

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Lundin Norway a drilling permit for wildcat well 7220/6-3 in ...

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Norway's production rises by nearly three percent

Norway’s oil production in May 2017 was 2.8 percent higher than oil production in the same month last year, ...

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77 discoveries in Norway waiting to be developed

Norway has been producing oil and gas for almost half a decade, since the first production at the Ekofisk field in ...

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Statoil clear to start-up Gina Krog

Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD), a government agency managing the country’s oil and gas resources, has ...

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NPD hands out deals to eleven suppliers

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD), a government agency in charge of the country’s petroleum sector, ...

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