Aker BP cleared to use Maersk Reacher rig on Valhall

Aker BP has received consent from the PSA to use the Maersk Reacher rig as a quarters facility on the Valhall field.

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Aker BP buying Equinor's King Lear discovery for $250M

Aker BP buying Equinor's King Lear discovery for $250M

Norway's Aker BP will buy Equinor's stake in the King Lear gas/condensate discovery in the Norwegian section of the ...

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Faroe picks up consent for Brasse East well

Faroe Petroleum has received consent from the PSA for exploration drilling in the North Sea using the Transocean Arctic.

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Equinor given nod to use Snorre platforms through 2040

The Norwegian authorities have given approval to Equinor for continued use of the Snorre A and Snorre B platforms ...

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Room for improvement in MOL's first NCS drilling operation

The PSA has found an improvement point during an audit of MOL Norge’s first drilling operation on the NCS.

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Equinor flips a switch on Johan Sverdrup

The Johan Sverdrup field in the North Sea.

Norwegian Minister of Petroleum and Energy on Tuesday officially opened the power-from-shore solution, which will ...

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Norway to boost funds for geological surveys in Barents Sea

Norway's government has proposed to increase funding to geological surveying with NOK 50 million ($6.04M).

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Equinor reduces investment estimates by $3.6 billion

Martin Linge utility module installation by the heavy-lift vessel "Thialf" in July this year.

Equinor has reduced the estimated investments for operated projects in the development phase on the Norwegian ...

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Safety body checks major accident prevention on Statfjord C

The PSA has found irregularities during an audit of Equinor’s drilling and emergency preparedness on the Statfjord ...

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Equinor awards $121M deal for Johan Sverdrup subsea cables

Norway’s Equinor has awarded NKT a contract worth more than one billion Norwegian crowns ($121 million) ...

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Gazprom, OMV ditch asset swap deal, agree new terms

Austrian oil and gas company OMV and Russian energy giant Gazprom, will not be swapping assets in Russia and Norway ...

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Irregularities found during Ivar Aasen control room probe

The PSA has found irregularities during an audit of Aker BP and the control room solution for the Ivar Aasen platform.

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Eni gains safety consent for Goliat West well

Eni Norge has received consent from the PSA for exploration drilling in the Barents Sea using the West Hercules rig.

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SubseaDesign to introduce TVO's BOP to North Sea market

TVO has signed an agreement with SubseaDesign providing rights to market and commercialize TVO’s patented tethered ...

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Lundin increases stake in Luno II oil discovery

Edvard Grieg

Lundin Norway has entered into an agreement with Equinor, under which it will acquire Equinor's entire 15 percent ...

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Norwegian offshore vessel owner changes name

Norwegian offshore vessel owner changes name

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Kvaerner completes Johan Sverdrup ULQ platform

Kvaerner has completed construction of the utility and living quarters (ULQ) platform for Equinor's giant Johan ...

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Neptune buys VNG Norge

With the acquisition, Neptune will get hold of three producing fields, two development projects, and 42 licenses

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Irregularities spotted in Troll drilling ops audit

The PSA has found irregularities during an audit of drilling operations involving the Songa Equinox rig on the ...

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DEA drills duster in Barents Sea

Island Innovator

Oil company DEA Norge has concluded the drilling of wildcat well 7321/4-1 in the Barents Sea off Norway. The well ...

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Wood to service Wintershall's Brage platform

Brage platform

Wood has secured a new call off from Wintershall to provide engineering and construction services to the Brage ...

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