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  • 21 November 2017
    Equipment

    Teledyne Reson is set to deliver the SeaBat T50-R extended range high-resolution multibeam sonar to Greenland Climate Research Centre, to be hull mounted on R/V Sanna.  The Greenland Climate Research Centre, a part of Greenland Institute of Natural Resources, will utilize the Seabat T50-R ER capabilities to map seabed topography and marine habitats in the 200-800 meters deep waters […]

  • 28 November 2010
    Business & Finance

    Statoil and its consortium partners – Shell and GDF Suez – have been awarded two large exploration blocks in the Baffin Bay bid round in West Greenland. Shell will be the operator of both blocks. Blocks 5 and 8, where Greenland’s national oil company Nunaoil will have a carried interest during the exploration phase, are […]

  • 28 December 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Huawei Marine will partner with Tele Greenland for the deployment of a 100G network along the Greenlandic west coast as well as a capacity upgrade of the existing Greenland Connect which connects Greenland with Iceland/Europe and North America. According to the company, when completed, the new system will create a record – the world’s most […]

  • 24 June 2014

    In the last 40 years, ice loss from the Greenland Ice Sheet increased four-fold contributing to one-quarter of global sea level rise, research by scientists at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) and the University of Oregon reveals. The research has been undertaken so as to shed new light on the connection between the ocean and […]

  • 28 November 2010
    Business & Finance

    Greenland announced today that Maersk Oil has been awarded a licence covering Block 9 in Baffin Bay, offshore West Greenland. The frontier exploration block is 11,802 sq km – about one fourth of the total size of Denmark. Nunaoil, Greenland’s national oil company, will be a partner with a 12.5% interest. “We are pleased to […]

  • 27 December 2013

    The Greenland Bureau of Minerals and Petroleum has awarded a licence to a partnership consisting of Eni, BP, NUNAOIL and DONG Energy. ”Oil exploration in Greenland is at an early stage. Initially, we will use the new licence to get a better and more detailed understanding of the geology in the entire North Atlantic region. […]

  • 7 August 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    ARKeX, the provider of non-seismic geophysical imaging services, has recently completed an airborne Full Tensor Gravity Gradiometry (FTG) survey offshore Greenland for ION Geophysical. The 50,000 sq km multi-client survey is the largest single offshore FTG survey ever carried out. The survey takes in key areas of the pre-round blocks that are on offer to […]

  • 11 October 2007

    Mr. John C.S. Lau, President & Chief Executive Officer of Husky Energy Inc., announced today that Husky Oil Operations Limited (‘Husky’) and Esso Exploration Greenland Limited (‘Esso’) have been awarded a joint interest in an exploration licence from the West Disko 2006 Licencing Round, offshore Greenland by the Greenland Home Rule Government and the Danish […]

  • 27 August 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    NASA’s Oceans Melting Greenland (OMG) field campaign is gathering data that will help scientists both to understand how the oceans are joining with the atmosphere in melting the vast ice sheet and to predict the extent and timing of the resulting sea level rise. This summer, a refitted fishing boat is mapping the seafloor around […]

  • 24 December 2013

    Japan Petroleum Exploration Co., Ltd. has announced that through Greenland Petroleum Exploration Co., Ltd., it was successful in the 2012/2013 Licensing Round in Greenland Sea Area, Greenland Self-Government, and won the two offshore explorations licenses, Block 9 and Block 14, in Kanumas Area, northeastern part of offshore Greenland, jointly with Chevron and Shell. The Joint […]

  • 9 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    Havyard Design & Solutions is entering into a new segment as it has won a contract from Royal Arctic Line. 

  • 14 February 2011
    Business & Finance

    Petroleum Geo Services (PGS) together with Spectrum have completed reprocessing 7,357km of 80’s vintage 2D seismic data offshore the south east coast of Greenland, with a significant improvement in data quality. South Eastern Greenland The seismic data is located offshore South Eastern Greenland between 62 and 72 degrees latitude. This area includes the southern part […]

  • 27 December 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    The Greenland Bureau of Minerals and Petroleum has awarded a licence to a partnership consisting of Eni, BP, NUNAOIL and DONG Energy. With the new licence, DONG Energy now has two licences in Greenland. DONG Energy already has a licence in the Baffin Bay off the west coast of Greenland. ConocoPhillips is operator and the […]

  • 23 December 2013

    Statoil, along with partners ConocoPhillips and Nunaoil, has been awarded block 6 in the East Greenland licence round. Statoil will be operator of the block. Block 6 is located offshore north-east Greenland in a frontier area. Statoil will hold 52.5%, ConocoPhillips will have 35% and Nunaoil will have 12.5%. “We have been present in Greenland […]

  • 6 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    Greenlandic regulations require that companies conduct a Social Impact Assessment before undertaking exploration drilling activities. A key part of this assessment is a Social Baseline Study, which provides descriptions of existing social conditions, development trends and development goals in the communities potentially affected by exploration drilling in the area. Four oil and gas companies are […]

  • 23 December 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Statoil, along with partners ConocoPhillips and Nunaoil, has been awarded block 6 in the East Greenland licence round. Statoil will be operator of the block. Block 6 is located offshore north-east Greenland in a frontier area. Statoil will hold 52.5%, ConocoPhillips will have 35% and Nunaoil will have 12.5%. “We have been present in Greenland […]

  • 16 January 2011
    Business & Finance

    The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has signed a framework agreement with the Greenland Bureau of Minerals and Petroleum (BMP) for the exchange of information regarding resource management in the two countries. The agreement was signed by the Director of the BMP, Jørn Skov Nilsen, and Director General Bente Nyland at a meeting at the NPD’s […]

  • 28 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    Samskip appeals the decision of the Icelandic Competition Authority regarding Eimskip-RAL VSA.

  • 2 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    Ramboll, an engineering, design and consultancy company founded in Denmark, has won a contract to design a new container port of 60,000 square meters in Nuuk, Greenland. The port will be built by the Danish contractor Per Aarsleff A/S. Over the next five months, a project team of Ramboll employees representing various engineering disciplines will […]

  • 30 May 2011

    By MALIN RISING -AP-Three Greenpeace activists on Sunday climbed up an oil rig off Greenland’s coast in an attempt to stop a Scottish oil… Source: Msnbc [mappress] Source: msnbc.msn.com,  May 30, 2011;

  • 14 January 2015
    Project & Tenders

    Norway’s Statoil has confirmed that the company has handed back three of its four oil and gas exploration licenses located offshore Greenland.  Namely, three licenses off the west coast of Greenland were handed back by the end of 2014, but the company kept one license off the east coast where the deadline for drilling is longer. […]

  • 25 September 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Recent warming of the Greenland Sea Deep Water is about ten times higher than warming rates estimated for the global ocean. Scientists from the Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research recently published these findings in the journal Geophysical Research Letters. For their study, they analysed temperature data from 1950 to 2010 […]