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  • 6 June 2018

    They both worked at the central bank of their home country before joining an oil and gas major.

  • 4 June 2015

    Norway’s Statoil has launched today its Energy Perspectives 2015 report that outlines a possible way to meet the 2-degree target. According to Statoil’s report, it is possible to hold the increase in global average temperature below two degrees, but with major changes. “It can be done, but it will require a lot from many people,” says Statoil’s chief […]

  • 13 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Statoil has published its annual Energy Perspectives report outlining the analysis of macroeconomic and energy market developments towards 2040. “Global economic development will continue to drive energy demand. At the same energy efficiency improvements, fuel mix changes and a changing economic structure give a decline in the OECD countries’ energy demand between now and 2040,” […]

  • 21 June 2012

    Today Statoil launches its annual outlook for global economics and energy markets – Energy Perspectives 2012. It foresees significant progress for energy efficiency, but global energy demand is still expected to increase by more than 40 per cent towards 2040. Fossil fuels account for the majority of the increase. Even faster growth is projected for […]

  • 21 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    Today Statoil launches its annual outlook for global economics and energy markets – Energy Perspectives 2012. It foresees significant progress for energy efficiency, but global energy demand is still expected to increase by more than 40 per cent towards 2040. Fossil fuels account for the majority of the increase. Even faster growth is projected for […]

  • 14 June 2013

    Statoil launched its “Energy Perspectives” report describing the long-term macroeconomic and market outlook based on studies conducted by Statoil’s in-house analysis team. Economic development continues to drive energy demand Increase in demand expected for all energy sources – but considerable improvement in global energy efficiency Demand for oil expected to rise by ~15 million barrels […]

  • 14 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    Statoil today launches its “Energy Perspectives” report describing the long-term macroeconomic and market outlook based on studies conducted by Statoil’s in-house analysis team. Highlights: Economic development continues to drive energy demand Increase in demand expected for all energy sources – but considerable improvement in global energy efficiency Demand for oil expected to rise by ~15 […]

  • 14 June 2013
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Statoil launches its “Energy Perspectives” report describing the long-term macroeconomic and market outlook based on studies conducted by Statoil’s in-house analysis team. – Economic development continues to drive energy demand – Increase in demand expected for all energy sources – but considerable improvement in global energy efficiency – Demand for oil expected to rise by […]

  • 7 June 2018

    The transition to a more sustainable energy system is too slow. A sustainable development path, consistent with the 2-degree target, does not allow for further delays in policy, industry and consumer action to reduce emissions, according to Norway’s Equinor.

  • 16 April 2014

    Senator John Hoeven (R-N.D.) was in Norway as part of a week-long Senate delegation to Europe to help build a long-term energy plan that will help reduce Ukraine’s and the region’s dependence on Russian natural gas.  Hoeven and the Senate delegation met in Norway Monday with high-ranking Norwegian energy officials and senior executives of Statoil, […]

  • 29 August 2017

    Oil and gas companies are actively seeking to rebalance business portfolios and reorganize for the future, according to DNV GL research on the outlook for the industry this year.

  • 13 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian oil service investment company Akastor has appointed a new executive chairman and chief executive officer of MHWirth.

  • 23 September 2010

    Sigma Offshore, which has developed a pioneering mooring and fluid transfer system for oil and gas production vessels, has opened a new office in Singapore. Sigma’s Eirik Refstie moves from the company’s Oslo base to head up the new Singapore office ahead of the FPSO Asia Congress in Singapore on September 28-29. He will take […]

  • 23 September 2010
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Sigma Offshore, which has developed a pioneering mooring and fluid transfer system for oil and gas production vessels, has opened a new office in Singapore. Sigma’s Eirik Refstie moves from the company’s Oslo base to head up the new Singapore office ahead of the FPSO Asia Congress in Singapore on September 28-29. He will take […]

  • 3 March 2015
    Exploration & Production

    Falkland Oil and Gas Limited, and Rockhopper Exploration plc have informed that the drilling unit Eirik Raude has arrived in the North Falkland Basin (NFB). The semi-submersible rig will shortly be moving to location to drill the first well, on the Zebedee prospect, of the six well drilling campaign that will see two wells drilled in […]

  • 2 February 2015
    Exploration & Production

    Eirik Raude semi-submersible drilling rig has begun its mobilization to the North Falkland Basin from West Africa. The rig is currently anticipated to be on hire in the North Falkland Basin in the first week of March when it will start the 6 well 2015 Falklands drilling campaign. The drilling campaign will be operated by Premier Oil […]

  • 1 February 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Less than a fortnight has passed since Ocean Rig UDW Inc. an offshore driller run by the shipping magnate George Economou, lost a drillship contract with Eni, and now the company is facing another challenge. Ocean Rig on Monday said that it has received a notice of breach of material obligations from Premier Oil under the drilling contract […]

  • 20 May 2014

    Ocean Rig has reportedly received a contract for its Eirik Raude semi-submersible rig for a drilling campaign in the Falkland Islands.

  • 20 February 2019
    Exploration & Production

    After being stacked for over two years, the Eirik Raude semi-submersible drilling rig is set to be sold for scrap, as the new owner, Transocean, feels the reactivation costs would be too high.

  • 4 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Ocean Rig UDW Inc. has signed a drilling contract for one of its semi-submersible drilling rigs, the Eirik Raude. The drilling contract is for a minimum six-well program, with an estimated duration of about 260 days, for drilling offshore the Falkland Islands, with an estimated backlog of approximately $165 million. The rig is scheduled to […]

  • 24 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    Ophir Energy has contracted Ocean Rig’s “Eirik Raude”, a dynamically positioned semi-submersible rig, to drill its Equatorial Guinea exploration campaign. Ophir plans a 60 day programme beginning in April 2012 of three firm wells, plus one contingent well in its operated Block R. The wells are designed to delineate sufficient additional gas reserves and facilitate […]

  • 22 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    Ocean Rig UDW Inc., a global provider of offshore deepwater drilling services, today announced that it has sealed a new drilling contract for its semi- submersible drilling rig “Eirik Raude” with an independent operator, for work offshore West Africa. The expected total backlog to complete the 2 well program is estimated at $ 67.5 million […]