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  • 30 July 2013

    Floatel International, a Sweden-based owner of accommodation units for the offshore oil and gas sector, has been hit with another safety incident in less than a year.  A footbridge, used everyday by 100 workers who walk from the Floatel Superior accommodation unit to the nearby Kvitebjorn platform in the Norwegian part of the North Sea, […]

  • 4 August 2013

    1. Footbridge Collapses Between ‘Floatel Superior’ and ‘Kvitebjorn’   2. VIDEO: Gudrun Load Out, Sail Away and Offshore Installation   3. Gallery: Oil Spill Hits Thai Tourism. Greenpeace Calls for Drilling Ban   4. Eni Makes Significant Oil & Gas Discovery Offshore Congo   5. Seadrill Orders Two New Jack-Ups in China. Delivery in 2016. […]

  • 10 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    The multi-component seismic company Reservoir Exploration Technology ASA (RXT) has received an contract award for an Ocean Bottom Seismic (OBC) survey for the Kvitebjørn Field in Norway for Statoil. The main objective is to improve structural interpretation and achieve better illumination of fault planes to improve fault interpretation. The survey duration is estimated to be […]

  • 6 January 2014

    Statoil has received consent to use the Floatel Superior mobile accommodation facility at Kvitebjørn until 1 March 2014. The Kvitebjørn field is situated east of the Tampen area, in the northern part of the North Sea. The field has been developed using an accommodation, drilling and process facility on a fixed steel jacket, in approx.190 […]

  • 22 September 2014
    Project & Tenders

    A new compressor will help boost the recovery rate and accelerate production on the Kvitebjørn field offshore Norway, Statoil has said.

  • 25 May 2016

    Norway’s offshore safety watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has carried out an audit of Statoil’s barrier management at the Kvitebjørn field, offshore Norway. PSA said on Wednesday that it carried out an audit to verify if Statoil’s management and follow-up of barriers complies with the company’s and the authorities’ requirements. PSA identified several non-conformities regarding design loads for […]

  • 5 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    Statoil has awarded a two year option on the frame agreement for maintenance and modifications (M&M) related to the Kvitebjørn platform in the North Sea to Apply. The Contract has a value of million NOK 300 ($48.5 million). “The contract secures continuity for Apply within maintenance and modifications offshore and represents an important foundation for […]

  • 13 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Wood Group has been awarded a contract by Statoil, on behalf of Gassco, for engineering modifications and upgrades to its Kollsnes process plant, west of Bergen, Norway, which processes gas from the North Sea fields. Estimated value of the contract, including options and procurement, is more than NOK500 million ($61.45 million). Contract scope includes front-end […]

  • 15 February 2018

    Norway’s offshore safety watchdog has found several flaws during an audit of Statoil’s plans for permanent plugging and abandonment at Kvitebjørn field off Norway.

  • 14 February 2018

    Natural gas exports to Europe from both Russia and Norway climbed to record levels in 2017, according to a report by Rystad Energy. Russian and Norwegian gas exports to Europe (including Turkey) reached 194 bcm and 122 bcm, respectively, in 2017. This represents a year-on-year increase of more than 15 bcm for Russia and 9 […]

  • 10 May 2013

    Statoil has received consent to use the Floatel Superior mobile living quarters facility on the Kvitebjørn gas and condensate field lies in block 34/11, east of Gullfaks in the Norwegian North Sea.  The field is developed with a living quarters, drilling and process facility on a steel jacket resting on the seabed at a water depth […]

  • 11 May 2012

    Leading oil and gas industry body, the Intervention & Coiled Tubing Association (ICoTA) European Chapter is set to host industry experts at a one-day seminar of technical presentations in Stavanger later this month. Among the 12 presentations, Expro will discuss its AX-S system, a unique remotely-operated intervention system. The technology is transforming the way in […]

  • 21 May 2013
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    The IADC (International Association of Drilling Contractors) North Sea Chapter recognised the very best in safety performance at its annual Safety Awards Ceremony held in Aberdeen recently. “The Safety Awards Dinner is our opportunity to applaud the continous efforts of our workforce who strive daily to achieve the safest working environment possible,” said North Sea […]

  • 4 May 2011
    Business & Finance

    KCA DEUTAG, the leading international drilling and engineering contractor, has won a competitive tender for a new drilling contract from the international energy company Statoil to provide drilling services at the Kvitebjørn gas and condensate field on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. The contract is for a primary period of two years with the option to […]

  • 14 February 2018

    Gas exports to Europe from both Russia and Norway climbed to record levels in 2017, according to an analysis by Rystad Energy. Russian and Norwegian gas exports to Europe (including Turkey) reached 194 bcm and 122 bcm, respectively, in 2017. This, Rystad says, represents a year-on-year increase of more than 15 bcm for Russia and […]

  • 11 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    Leading oil and gas industry body, the Intervention & Coiled Tubing Association (ICoTA) European Chapter is set to host industry experts at a one-day seminar of technical presentations in Stavanger later this month. Among the 12 presentations, Expro will discuss its AX-S system, a unique remotely-operated intervention system. The technology is transforming the way in […]

  • 10 January 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    The multi-component seismic company Reservoir Exploration Technology ASA (RXT) has received an contract award for an Ocean Bottom Seismic (OBC) survey for the Kvitebjørn Field in Norway for Statoil. The main objective is to improve structural interpretation and achieve better illumination of fault planes to improve fault interpretation. The survey duration is estimated to be […]

  • 5 January 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Statoil and partners kicked off the production on the Valemon field in the North Sea, on January 3, 2015. Recoverable reserves from the field are estimated at 192 million barrels of oil equivalent. Valemon is the second Statoil-operated platform to be put into production in the last nine months and also the first new platformto […]

  • 11 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The PSA has given Gassco AS consent to use the Valemon rich gas pipeline between the Valemon and Heimdal fields in the North Sea. The consent applies to the use of the rich gas pipeline between the Valemon field and the riser facility at the Heimdal field. The Valemon rich gas pipeline has a total […]

  • 14 June 2016

    By Oleg Vukmanovic (Reuters) – British wholesale gas prices extended losses on Tuesday morning as outages in Norway which had reduced flows ended and domestic output rose. The price of gas for day-ahead delivery fell by 0.90 pence to 32.00 pence per therm by 0920 GMT, while gas for instant delivery fell 0.50 p to […]

  • 16 April 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The following video shows petroleum and energy minister Tord Lien opening the Valemon gas and condensate field in the North Sea today. According to Statoil, expected recoverable reserves from the field are 192 million barrels of oil equivalent. “Valemon is one of several new projects on the Norwegian continental shelf that contribute to value creation, […]

  • 26 November 2010

    Statoil has awarded Bergen Group Rosenberg a contract for building and installing a compressor module on the Kvitebjørn platform in the North Sea. This will contribute to improving the recovery rate and accelerating production at the Kvitebjørn field by allowing for production with reduced wellhead pressure. The engineering, procurement, construction, installation and commissioning (EPCIC) contract […]