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Wintershall Dea cleared to use 'West Hercules'

Wintershall Dea has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority for exploration drilling in block 66/11 in ...

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Pandion buys stake in Norwegian Sea license

Pandion Energy has entered into an agreement with ConocoPhillips to acquire a 20 percent interest in PL 891, ...

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VIDEO: Equinor brings Trestakk field online

Norwegian oil and gas company Equinor started production from the Trestakk subsea field on Haltenbanken in the ...

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Aker BP all set for Norwegian Sea well

Deepsea Stavanger

Norway's Petroleum Safety Authority has given its consent to Aker BP to drill an exploration well in the Norwegian ...

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Equinor to use Island Offshore vessels on Trestakk, Utgard

Equinor has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority to use Island Wellserver and Island Frontier for ...

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Equinor to operate Wisting during development

Norway's Equinor and Austria's OMV have signed two memorandums of understanding (MoU) to cooperate on both the ...

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Capricorn picks up drilling permit for Godalen well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Capricorn Norge a drilling permit for a well in the Norwegian ...

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CHC helicopters to support Wintershall Dea in Norwegian Sea

CHC Group has been awarded a contract from Wintershall Dea to provide helicopter services in support of its ...

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Wintershall Dea farms out Shrek licenses

Wintershall Dea has farmed out its 30% stake in the Shrek licenses (PL838/838B) in the Norwegian Sea to Lime Petroleum.

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Audit finds heavily corroded grating on Veslefrikk oldsters

The Petroleum Safety Authority has found twelve non-conformities during an audit of Veslefrikk A and B in the ...

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Capricorn granted permit for Norwegian Sea well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Capricorn Norge a drilling permit for a well located in the ...

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Capricorn to use Transocean rig for Norwegian Sea wells

Capricorn Norge has received consents from the offshore safety body, the Petroleum Safety Authority, for ...

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Equinor to use 'West Phoenix' for Norwegian Sea well

The West Phoenix drilling rig

Equinor has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) to drill an exploration well in the ...

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Norway launches fresh offshore licensing round

The Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy on Wednesday announced the APA 2019 licensing round, comprising the ...

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SeaBird in new 2D survey for Wintershall Dea

SeaBird Exploration has been awarded a contract by Wintershall Dea for 2D acquisition in the Norwegian Sea.

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Green light for Vår Energi to use 'Scarabeo 8' on Marulk

Oil and gas company Vår Energi has received consent from the Norwegian Petroleum Safety Authority to use the ...

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Green light for Trestakk field start-up

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Equinor consent for start-up of the Trestakk field in the Norwegian Sea.

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Safety body spots improvement points during Fenja audit

The PSA has found two improvement points during an audit of Neptune Energy and its follow-up of the riser delivery ...

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Island Drilling bags rig contract with Faroe

Offshore driller Island Drilling Company has been awarded a contract with Faroe Petroleum Norge to drill one well ...

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Green light for OMV to use 'Deepsea Bergen' in Norwegian Sea

OMV has received consent from the PSA for exploration drilling in the Norwegian Sea using the Deepsea Bergen ...

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OKEA takes operatorship of license near Draugen field

Norwegian oil and gas company OKEA has taken over Shell’s 50% working interest and operatorship of production ...

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