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  • 11 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Rosneft and ExxonMobil joint venture company Karmorneftegaz has began drilling of Universitetskaya-1, the Russian Federation’s northernmost well using the West Alpha rig. The start of the drilling was launched by Russian President Vladimir Putin during a teleconference with head of Rosneft Igor Sechin and head of ExxonMobil Russia Glenn Waller who were both present in […]

  • 21 May 2019

    Russian energy giant Gazprom has discovered two new fields containing over 500 billion cubic meters of gas on the Yamal shelf in the Kara Sea.

  • 1 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    Norway’s Siem Offshore has received notices of contract termination for two of its AHTS vessels and one PSV in Russia. The contracts for two AHTS vessels “Siem Topaz” and “Siem Amethyst” and for one PSV “Siem Pilot” were announced back in 2013. According to Siem Offshore, the contract was with Karmorneftegaz SARL in respect of the […]

  • 19 August 2013

    The Kara-Summer 2013 expedition organized by Rosneft in partnership with the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute completed its voyage on August 16, 2013. Experts spent 30 days at sea aboard the Akademik Fyodorov survey vessel owned by the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute. They conducted a large scale met-ocean survey in the Kara Sea, monitored […]

  • 19 August 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The Kara-Summer 2013 expedition organized by Rosneft in partnership with the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute completed its voyage on August 16, 2013. Experts spent 30 days at sea aboard the Akademik Fyodorov survey vessel owned by the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute. They conducted a large scale met-ocean survey in the Kara Sea, monitored […]

  • 19 April 2018
    Vessels

    Boris Vilkitsky, the Arc7 ice-class LNG carrier, recently violated a number of safety rules on its voyage to the port of Sabetta, Russian Northern Sea Route Administration (NSRA) said.

  • 30 January 2015
    Exploration & Production

    Russian oil giant Rosneft will not be resuming its Kara Sea operations, offshore Russia’s north this year, Reuters has reported. The company in partnership with ExxonMobil in September last year made an oil discovery at the Universitetskaya-1 well, dubbed the world’s northernmost well in the world. Not long after, Exxon had to pull out of the […]

  • 3 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    Ships of Northern Fleet (NF) minesweeping task unit on Oct 1 returned to permanent basing sites. The unit was dispatched to the Gulf of Ob (Kara Sea) to search, detect, and dispose explosive objects. NF minesweeping task unit consisting of seagoing minesweeper Vladimir Gumanenko, hydrographic ship Senezh, replenishment oiler Sergei Osipov, and rescue tug Pamir […]

  • 1 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    Norway’s Rem Offshore has received notice of contract termination for two of its platform supply vessels (PSV) “Rem Server” and “Rem Supporter”.  The vessels were chartered by Karmorneftegaz SARL in 2013 for operations in the Kara Sea. Karmorneftegaz SARL is the joint venture established between Russia’s oil giant Rosneft (66.67%) and U.S. oil major ExxonMobil (33.33%) for […]

  • 7 August 2013

    Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS), within the framework of an international scientific program, has acquired 8,840 line km of 2D data in the Russian Barents Sea and Kara Sea. The 2D survey, conducted in partnership with Geology Without Limits, began in 2012, using the vessel Akademik Lazarev. This scientific research survey is part of a multi-year, long […]

  • 1 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian support vessel operator Siem Offshore Inc. has received notices of termination for three vessels that were booked for work in 2015. Karmorneftegaz SARL has sent the termination notices in respect of seasonal work in the Kara Sea for the two Anchor Handling Tug Supply vessels Siem Topaz and Siem Amethyst and for Platform Supply […]

  • 11 August 2014
    Business & Finance

    The start of the drilling was launched by Russian President Vladimir Putin during a teleconference with head of Rosneft Igor Sechin and head of ExxonMobil Russia Glenn Waller

  • 8 August 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS), within the framework of an international scientific program, has acquired 8,840 line km of 2D data in the Russian Barents Sea and Kara Sea. The 2D survey, conducted in partnership with Geology Without Limits, began in 2012, using the vessel Akademik Lazarev. This scientific research survey is part of a multi-year, long […]

  • 27 September 2014
    Project & Tenders

    ExxonMobil and Rosneft have discovered oil at their controversial arctic well – the Universitetskaya-1.

  • 28 September 2014

    Decommissioning North Sea platforms to cost $66.3 B Decommissioning North Sea oil and gas facilities is projected to cost £40.6 billion ($66.3 billion) over the next 25 years in the North Sea, Oil & Gas UK says.   Transocean scores contracts for drilling rig trio Offshore drilling contractor Transocean Ltd has secured new rig contracts […]

  • 28 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Research vessel Geolog Dmitry Nalivkin sailed from Kirkenes (Norway) to the Kara Sea. In the next three months 2D seismic survey, will be carried out in the three Vostochno-Prinovozemelsky licenses. The field work will be conducted in the surface area that totals almost 7 thousand square kilometers, and its results will help identify and delineate […]

  • 28 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Rosneft has reported that on July 24, 2014 research vessel Geolog Dmitry Nalivkin sailed from Kirkenes (Norway) to the Kara Sea. In the next three months 2D seismic survey will be carried out in the three Vostochno-Prinovozemelsky licenses. The field work will be conducted in the surface area that totals almost 7 thousand square kilometers, […]

  • 26 August 2013

    Four members of the Russian Coast Guard today boarded the Greenpeace Arctic Sunrise vessel. According to Greenpeace the Coast Guard member boarded the ship without permission. The Coast Guard embarked on the vessel used by Greenpeace to protest against offshore drilling in the Arctic region after the activists launched inflatable boats with banners reading “Save the Arctic” near […]

  • 21 May 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Russian oil and gas company Gazprom has found two offshore gas fields in the Russian Arctic containing a total of 500 billion cubic meters of gas.

  • 23 September 2014
    Project & Tenders

    ExxonMobil and Rosneft are still drilling at the University-1 well in the Kara Sea, off the Russian northern coast, contrary to the reports that the operations have been halted amid the U.S. sanctions imposed against Russia.

  • 17 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    Russian nuclear-powered icebreakers “Yamal” and “Vaygach” started their escorting of icebreaker “Kapitan Khlebnikov” and tanker “Yaroslav the Wise” as of July 15, 2014 from the port of Pevek, the owner Atomflot said in a release.   The ships are heading towards the Kara Sea, in what is the first icebreaking mission from east to west […]

  • 19 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Dolphin Group ASA has received confirmation from the Export Control Division of the Norwegian Foreign Department that the recently announced contract in the Kara Sea is not subject to the current trade restrictive measures against Russia. Atle Jacobsen, Dolphin CEO, quoted: “Dolphin is extremely appreciative of the prompt reply and clear guidance from the Norwegian […]