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MOL gains drilling permit for North Sea well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted MOL Norge, a Norwegian unit of the Hungarian oil company ...

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Green light for Equinor's North Sea wildcat

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Equinor a drilling permit for a well in the North Sea offshore Norway. 

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Partners sanction Hywind Tampen offshore wind farm

Norway’s Equinor and Snorre and Gullfaks partners have made a final investment decision for the Hywind Tampen ...

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New director general for Norwegian petroleum regulator

The King in Council named a new director general of the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate on Friday, October 11.

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Equinor set to use 'Floatel Endurance' on Martin Linge field

Norwegian oil major Equinor has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) for the use of the ...

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Consent for Equinor to use 'West Hercules' in North Sea

Norwegian oil major Equinor has received consent from the PSA for exploration drilling in the North Sea using the ...

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Equinor to extend Alve field life by 15 years

Norwegian oil major Equinor has received consent from the PSA to use the facilities on the Alve field beyond their ...

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Equinor sees increased costs on four Norwegian projects

Norwegian oil and gas company Equinor has reduced costs for eight of its operated projects in Norway since ...

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GALLERY: Equinor fires up giant Johan Sverdrup field

On October 5 Equinor started production from the giant Johan Sverdrup field in the North Sea, more than two months ...

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Irregularities spotted during Petrojarl Knarr audit

The PSA has found irregularities during an audit of Teekay Petrojarl and Petrojarl Knarr FPSO concerning structures ...

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Dolphin secures further work for Borgland Dolphin rig

Offshore drilling contractor Dolphin Drilling has secured further work for its Borgland Dolphin semi-submersible ...

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Transocean deploys hybrid energy storage on floating rig

Transocean has deployed the world’s first hybrid energy storage system aboard a floating drilling unit.

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LOTOS to supply gas produced in Norway to Polish firm

PGNiG Supply & Trading, a member of the Polish Oil and Gas Company  Group (PGNiG), will become the exclusive ...

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Equinor awards subsea drone contract to Saipem

Norway's Equinor has awarded Italy's Saipem a subsea service contract using a wireless underwater intervention ...

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AGR to conduct reservoir modelling on OKEA's Draugen

Services and software company AGR will be assisting Norwegian operator OKEA by building a new full-field reservoir ...

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Equinor awards lay-up contract on Sverdrup to Haven rig

Jacktel, a subsidiary of Master Marine, has agreed with Equinor that its accommodation rig Haven will be laid up at ...

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ExxonMobil sells Norway offshore fields to Vår Energi

ExxonMobil has agreed to sell its offshore oil field interests in Norway to Vår Energy for $4.5 billion

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Archer granted extension on Aker BP's platforms

Archer has been awarded a 15-month extension to its existing platform drilling and maintenance services contract ...

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Equinor cleared to use West Hercules rig on CO₂ well

Norwegian oil major Equinor has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) to drill an exploration ...

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OKEA needs to improve plans for first NCS drilling ops

The PSA has found improvement points during an audit of OKEA's planning of its first drilling operations on the NCS.

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Kvaerner invests in more space to increase productivity

Kvaerner has bought more production and warehouse space, as well as office facilities as part of its strategy to ...

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