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Activists looking to disrupt Wintershall Dea's plans

Norwegian environmental groups are targeting Wintershall Dea's offshore drilling plans at Lofoten location in Norway. 

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Norway: Dry hole for Equinor in North Sea

Norwegian oil firm Equinor has drilled a duster at the offshore exploration well 32/4-3 S in the North Sea, ...

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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 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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Drilling permit for DEA Norge's Norwegian wildcat

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

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Equinor drills duster in Norwegian Sea

Equinor has concluded the drilling of wildcat well 6407/3-2 S, which is located near the Mikkel field in the ...

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Equinor strikes oil at Sputnik wildcat

West Hercules; Source: Lundin

Equinor has made an oil discovery at the Sputnik prospect in the Barents Sea offshore Norway. 

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Equinor cleared to use 'West Hercules' on Lanterna well

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

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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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Equinor gains consent to use 'West Hercules' on Gladsheim

Equinor has received consent for exploration drilling in block 32/4 in the North Sea offshore Norway, using the ...

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Equinor drills dry well at Korpfjell Deep in Barents Sea

The well, designated 7335/3-1 and named Korpfjell Deep, is located in production license 859 in the Barents Sea ...

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Breaches of regulations found after 'West Hercules' incident

Norwegian Petroleum Safety Authority Norway has completed its investigation of the incident on West Hercules rig on ...

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Equinor cleared to use West Hercules rig on Sputnik

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

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Greenpeace activists end West Hercules rig protest

Greenpeace activists have ended their protest on the Barents Sea-bound West Hercules offshore drilling rig, ...

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GALLERY: Greenpeace activists climb West Hercules rig

Four Greenpeace activists have climbed the West Hercules drilling rig, located near Rypefjord village in the north ...

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Seadrill given notice of order after 'West Hercules' audit

The PSA has given a notice of order to Seadrill regarding its management of emergency preparedness, logistics, ...

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Another Barents Sea duster for Equinor

Equinor has concluded the drilling of wildcat well 7132/2-2, targeting the Gjøkåsen Deep prospect, located in the ...

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Equinor to use 'West Hercules' for Korpfjell Deep well

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

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Equinor drills duster in Barents Sea

West Hercules drilling rig

Equinor has concluded the drilling of wildcat well 7132/2-1 in the Barents Sea offshore Norway. The well was dry. 

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Equinor in Barents Sea well incident

Norwegian oil and gas giant Equinor last week reportedly suffered a well incident during exploration drilling in ...

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Equinor set to drill Barents Sea well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Equinor a drilling permit for well 7132/2-2 located in the Barents ...

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