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  • 6 September 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Tampnet and Aker BP have finished the deployment of fibre optic cable to the Aker BP operated FPSO Alvheim. The FPSO is now connected to Tampnet’s subsea fibre optic network providing high redundancy and capacity, preparing Alvheim for the digital transition. Alvheim was already connected to Tampnet’s network, but this was via a lower capacity […]

  • 23 July 2019

    The Norwegian oil company Aker BP has discovered oil in its production license 442, near the Alvheim field in the North Sea, offshore Norway.

  • 28 August 2018
    Infrastructure

    Partners in the Alvheim field offshore Norway have been awarded a prize for improved oil recovery from the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate. 

  • 8 June 2018
    Infrastructure, Project & Tenders

    Aker BP has launched a new vision which would see the company produce one billion barrels of oil from the Alvheim area.

  • 28 May 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Norwegian oil and gas company Aker BP has received an approval to use Deepsea Stavanger semi-submersible drilling rig to drill well 4/6-B-6 on the Alvheim field, off Norway.

  • 8 November 2017

    Norwegian offshore safety body has found several safety issues during an audit of Aker BP’s management of risk factors on the Alvheim field off Norway. 

  • 31 May 2017
    Exploration & Production

    Norwegian oil company Aker BP has received consent from the offshore watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), to use the Transocean Arctic rig to drill two production wells on the Alvheim field, off Norway.  The two wells are designated 24/6-A-6 and 24/6-A-7 and are to be drilled in Boa, which is one of the four […]

  • 27 January 2017

    Oil company Aker BP has been given a permission to remove an emergency response vessel from the Alvheim field in the North Sea, off Norway.  Norway’s offshore safety regulator, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), said on Friday it has given its consent to Aker BP to remove the vessel from the field as the company […]

  • 10 November 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Exploration & Production

    Aker BP has awarded a frame agreement to IKM Cleandrill, a specialist mud recovery subsidiary of the IKM Group, for the provision of a mud recovery services during drilling on the Alvheim development in the North Sea. IKM said that the deal is a three-year frame agreement for riserless closed loop mud recovery services. The initial […]

  • 28 July 2016
    Infrastructure

    On Thursday morning, Det norske oljeselskap was informed about a hydrocarbon leak in the pump room aboard the Alvheim floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) unit, located in the North Sea offshore Norway.  Det norske oljeselskap is the operator of the Alvheim field with 65% working interest. Partners in the license are ConocoPhillips with a 20%, and […]

  • 8 June 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    During Aker companies investor day 2016 at Fornebu on Tuesday, Det norske CEO Karl Johnny Hersvik revealed that the oil company has awarded a subsea contract for christmas trees to Aker Solutions for Alvheim field, Det norske’s core area of production. In addition, Subsea 7 has been awarded a contract for SURF services. Hersvik told […]

  • 15 December 2015

    Det norske, an oil exploration and development company, has restored the production capacity at the Alvheim FPSO located in the North Sea, offshore Norway, close to the UK sector.  According to Det norske, the high voltage drive motor for one of the gas compressors has been replaced and the production capacity at the Alvheim FPSO […]

  • 24 November 2015

    Det norske, an oil exploration and development company, has informed that the Alvheim FPSO, located in the central part of the North Sea, will be running at reduced production for approximately four weeks.  According to the company, this is due to an electric fault in the high voltage drive motor for one of the gas export compressors […]

  • 7 October 2015

    The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has found several irregularities during an audit of Det norske’s Alvheim floating, production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea. Alvheim oil and gas field is located west of Haugesund and close to the boundary with the UK shelf. The field has been […]

  • 20 August 2015
    Project & Tenders

    Det norske, an independent oil company from Norway, has reached a production milestone at its Alvheim field in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea. According the company, the Alvheim-area, producing through an FPSO vessel, passed 300 million barrels of oil on August 17, 2015, beating the company’s expectations. “The field has delivered excellent results […]

  • 14 August 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The Boa extension manifolds were safely installed on the seabed Wednesday morning as a part of the Improved Oil Recovery (IOR) project on Alvheim, Det norske’s core area of production. According to the company, Boa production start-up is expected in the second quarter of 2016. The production vessel Alvheim FPSO on ​​the Alvheim field, which consists of […]

  • 14 August 2015
    Project & Tenders

    Det norske, an oil exploration and development company, is ramping up production on its Alvheim floating, production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel located in the Norwegian North Sea.  According to the company’s press release, the first oil from the second well at Bøyla field flowed 28 kilometers to Alvheim on Saturday, August 8, 2015. Furthermore, the Boa […]

  • 24 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Fugro is providing wave measurements to support Technip’s subsea operations at oil recovery project on the Det norske-operated Alvheim field, on the Norwegian continental shelf. The subsea infrastructure on the Alvheim field, located in North Sea, about 225 km west from Stavanger, is being extended by offshore construction company Technip and involves four areas that are […]

  • 24 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Fugro is providing wave measurements to support construction operations at an improved oil recovery (IOR) project on the Norwegian continental shelf, around 225 kilometres west of Stavanger. The subsea infrastructure on the Alvheim field (operated by Det norske oljeselskap) is being extended by offshore construction expert Technip and involves four areas that are being tied-in […]

  • 16 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian oil company Det norske has decided to develop Viper-Kobra discoveries in the North Sea. The project comprises two small discoveries in the Alvheim area, offshore Norway. According to plan, approximately 7 500 barrels will be flowing into the Alvheim FPSO every day around Christmas time 2016. Viper-Kobra is located in the Alvheim area and consists […]

  • 16 January 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Det norske has decided to develop Viper-Kobra. The project comprises two small discoveries in the Alvheim area. According to plan, approximately 7 500 barrels will be flowing into the Alvheim FPSO every day around Christmastime 2016. Viper-Kobra is located in the Alvheim area and consists of two separate discoveries with a potentially connected reservoir. Kobra was […]

  • 8 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Det norske has received consent for manned underwater operations in 2015 on the Alvheim and Bøyla fields. Det norske oljeselskap ASA is the operator of the Alvheim and Bøyla fields, in blocks 24/6 and 24/9 in the central North Sea, close to the boundary with the UK Continental Shelf. The Alvheim field has been developed […]

  • 15 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    The Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway has given Det norske oljeselskap ASA consent to use the Transocean Winner semi-submersible drilling rig for production drilling at Alvheim and Bøyla in the North Sea, offshore Norway. The background to this consent is Det norske‘s acquisition of Marathon Oil Norge AS  and the company’s production licence assets on the […]

  • 13 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The PSA has given Det norske a consent to use the existing facilities on the Alvheim, Vilje and Volund fields, and the new Bøyla field, in the North Sea. The background to this consent is Det norske’s acquisition of Marathon Oil Norge AS and the company’s production licence assets on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. Marathon’s operatorship […]

  • 22 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    Between 4 and 18 March 2014, the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway carried out an audit of Marathon’s follow-up of technical and operational barriers for the Alvheim FPSO vessel. The objective of the activity was to assess whether Alvheim is being operated in accordance with the regulations, with a special emphasis on technical and operational barriers. […]