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  • 4 April 2013

    The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Total E&P Norge AS a drilling permit for well 7225/3-2, located in the Norwegian Sector of the Barents Sea. Total will use the Leiv Eiriksson semi-submersible drilling rig, built in 2001, for operation at the well which is a part of production licence 535. This will be the second exploration well […]

  • 9 November 2015

    Norway’s shipowner Eidesvik Offshore has suspended operations for two of its supply vessels, presently on contract with Norsea Group AS. The vessels in question are platform supply vessels ‘Viking Athene’ and ‘Viking Lady’. In June 2012, Leiv Eiriksson Consortium, a group of companies sharing the Leiv Eiriksson drilling rig, awarded Eidesvik two contracts for the two PSVs. […]

  • 12 March 2015
    Exploration & Production

    OMV Norge AS (OMV) has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway to drill an exploration well 7324/8-2, located in the Barents Sea, with Leiv Eiriksson rig.  OMV is the operator for production licence 537 in block 7324/8 in the Barents Sea. According to the PSA, the company is to drill well 7324/8-2 Bjaaland, to investigate […]

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

    RWE-DEA Norge AS has received consent to carry out exploration drilling of well 35/9-X S Atlas in Titan production licence 420 in the North Sea using the Leiv Eiriksson mobile drilling rig. Water depth at the site is around 358 metres and it is around 81 kilometres south-west of Florø. Drilling is planned to begin […]

  • 31 October 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Floating rig contractor Transocean has won a contract for its 2001-built semi-submersible drilling rig

  • 23 January 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Lundin has received consent from Norway’s PSA for exploration drilling in the North Sea using the Leiv Eiriksson semi-submersible rig. 

  • 17 July 2008

    Norway’s Petroleum Safety Authority gas granted the Leiv Eiriksson drilling rig an Acknowledgement of Compliance (AoC), allowing it to work on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. Leiv Eiriksson received an AoC as early as April 2002. However, rig owner, Ocean Rig, previously informed the PSA that they did not wish to continue the efforts to keep […]

  • 2 September 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Norwegian offshore safety watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has given Lundin Norway AS the consent to use the Leiv Eiriksson semi-submersible drilling rig for exploration drilling on the Neiden prospect in the Barents Sea, offshore Norway. The approval by the PSA comes two days after the safety body cleared the Leiv Eiriksson for exploratory drilling of […]

  • 28 June 2017
    Exploration & Production

    Oil company Lundin has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) for exploration drilling in the Barents Sea using the Leiv Eiriksson drilling rig.  The well 7220/6-3 is located in production license 609 where Lundin is the operator with 40 percent interest. Other licensees are Idemitsu Petroleum Norge with 30 percent and DEA Norge with 30 […]

  • 27 March 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    Damen Shiprepair & Conversion (DSC) has recently completed works in Vlissingen and Brest on two Jan de Nul’s vessels. One of these is the trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) Leiv Eiriksson and the other is the Vole au vent, a 140-meter jack-up vessel, built specifically for the installation of the latest generation of offshore wind turbines. […]

  • 30 August 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Norwegian offshore safety watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has given Lundin Norway AS the consent to use the Leiv Eiriksson semi-submersible drilling rig for exploration drilling in the Barents Sea, offshore Norway. PSA said on Tuesday that the consent refers to the drilling of exploration well 7219/12-1 in a prospect named Filicudi. The drilling site […]

  • 27 December 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Oil company Lundin has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) in Norway to drill an exploration well in the Barents Sea with the Leiv Eiriksson drilling rig.  The well 7120/1-5 will be drilled in Lundin-operated production licence 492, comprising blocks 7120/1 and 7120/2. The Barents Sea prospect where the well will be drilled is named Gohta. […]

  • 29 January 2019
    Project & Tenders

    The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Lundin a drilling permit for a wildcat well in the North Sea.

  • 8 May 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Tullow Oil Norge AS has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway for exploration drilling of well 6507/11-11 in the Norwegian Sea with the Leiv Eiriksson drilling rig.  Tullow is the operator for production licence 591 in block 6507/11 in the Norwegian Sea. The company has applied for consent to drill exploration well 6507/11-11 in a […]

  • 10 September 2019
    Exploration & Production

    ConocoPhillips has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority for exploration drilling in block 25/7 in the North Sea, using the Leiv Eiriksson rig. 

  • 24 April 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Lundin has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority to drill exploration wells offshore Norway, using the Leiv Eiriksson drilling rig. 

  • 7 February 2012

    RWE Dea Norge AS has secured rig capacity for drilling three wells in in the North Sea and the Norwegian Sea during the years 2013 to 2015. The wells will be drilled with the Leiv Eiriksson rig, owned by Ocean Rig UDW Inc. RWE Dea is participating in a rig consortium which is coordinated by […]

  • 4 December 2014
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Maersk Oil Norway AS has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway to drill exploration well 6406/6-4 in the Tvillingen Sør prospect, in the Norwegian Sea. Maersk is the operator for production licence 510 in blocks 6406/5 and 6406/6 at Haltenbanken located in the Norwegian Sea. Exploration well 6404/6-4 is to be drilled […]

  • 26 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    OMV (Norge) as has received consent to conduct exploration drilling of wells 7324/7-1 S and 7324/8-1 in production licence 537 in the Barents Sea. Leiv Eiriksson mobile drilling rig will be used for these drilling operation. Water depth at the site is up to 440 metres. The planned start-up is July 2013, with a duration […]

  • 14 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    Jan De Nul Group has officially kicked off the deepening and widening operations in the inner port channel and turning basin of the large ore export Port of Nouadhibou, Mauritania. With these works on the 25-km long entrance channel to the mineral terminal of Port of Nouadhibou, the National Industrial and Mineral Authority of Mauritania […]

  • 21 November 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Lundin Norway has received consent for exploration drilling in the Barents Sea using the Leiv Eiriksson drilling rig.

  • 19 January 2015
    Exploration & Production

    The Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway has carried out an audit of groups at particular risk and emergency preparedness on Leiv Eiriksson semi-submersible drilling rig.  From 10 to 13 November 2014, the PSA carried out an audit of the efforts of Ocean Rig and RWE Dea to identify and follow up groups at potentially particular […]