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  • 20 January 2016

    A fire broke out yesterday in cargo holds of bulk carrier identified as Marshal Islands-flagged Star Maria while the ship was docked in Italian port of Maghera, Venice. The local firefighters were dispatched to the scene at 18:50 local time to contain the fire which is believed to have started due to spontaneous combustion while […]

  • 4 September 2015

    German energy company Wintershall has received approval by the Norwegian authorities for the plan for development and operation (PDO) for the Maria development, offshore Norway. The company, a subsidiary of BASF, submitted the PDO to the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy on May 5. The approved development solution for the Maria field involves two subsea […]

  • 4 September 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Wintershall and its partners Petoro and Centrica have today received approval by the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy for the plan for development and operation (PDO) for the Maria development, offshore Norway. The approved development solution for the Maria field involves two subsea templates located on the ocean floor tied back to several host installations […]

  • 18 December 2014
    Project & Tenders

    Germany’s Wintershall has announced updated, higher recoverable resource estimates for its operated Maria Field, located in the Norwegian Sea.  Wintershall estimates that the planned technical recoverable resources will reach about 180 million barrels of oil equivalent (boe). According to Wintershall, this means that the estimate has increased by about 40 million boe (previously 140 million […]

  • 7 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Wintershall has awarded its first significant subsea contract for Maria development to FMC Technologies’ Norwegian subsidiary FMC Kongsberg Subsea AS. The value of the contract is approximately NOK 1.8 billion ($280 million ). “Maria is our first subsea development in Norway and we are consequently building our expertise in this field. Wintershall sees future potential for […]

  • 7 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Wintershall, Germany’s oil and gas producer, has announced the award of its first significant subsea contract for its Norwegian activities.   Worth approximately NOK 1.8 billion ($280 million), the contract for Wintershall’s Maria development goes to FMC Technologies’ Norwegian subsidiary FMC Kongsberg Subsea AS. The company said it has been assigned after a thorough selection […]

  • 5 May 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Wintershall and its partners have submitted a Plan for Development and Operation (PDO) for the Maria field in the Norwegian Sea to the Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy. This is the first time Wintershall, as operator of the field, has submitted a PDO for a Norwegian development. Today, Martin Bachmann, Member of the Board […]

  • 1 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    Wintershall, the largest German crude oil and natural gas producer with operations worldwide, today spudded the Maria appraisal well in the Norwegian Sea. The Maria offshore discovery, which is estimated to contain between 60 and 120 million barrels of recoverable oil and between 2 and 5 billion standard cubic meters (sm3) of recoverable gas, is […]

  • 18 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Wintershall has announced higher recoverable resource estimates for its operated Maria Field. Following intensive internal studies, Germany’s largest internationally active oil and gas producer now estimates that the planned technical recoverable resources will reach about 180 million barrels of oil equivalent (boe). This means that the estimate has increased by about 40 million boe. The new […]

  • 5 July 2017
    Project & Tenders

    The installation vessel Seven Oceans has installed the last production pipeline on the seabed at the Maria field in the Norwegian Sea. German oil company Wintershall said on Wednesday that almost 100 kilometers of underwater pipelines for its flagship Norwegian development had been completed. The pipelines connect the field to three nearby platforms in the […]

  • 13 November 2018
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    After weeks and weeks of hard work, the Maria Creek boat ramp upgrade and dredging scheme is almost done, reports the Kingston District Council (SA). In its latest update on the project, the Council said that the Maria Creek Boat Ramp facility is expected to reopen within the next couple of weeks. At the moment, excavators […]

  • 6 May 2015
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Norwegian engineering and construction company has secured contract for work related to planned water injection from the Heidrun platform to the Maria field, in the Norwegian North Sea. The field is operated by Wintershall Norge AS. The contract is valued at NOK 860 million ($114.6 million). Aibel will increase the water injection capacity of Heidrun and perform the […]

  • 4 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    Dredging of the Maria Creek Channel started on Thursday, 28 December, with approximately 5000 cubic meters of material removed so far, Kingston District Council said in their latest project update.  It is estimated that a further 25,000 cubic meters remains within the channel which is expected to take a further four weeks or more to clear. […]

  • 2 May 2017
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Wintershall is working to enable the start of oil production from the Maria field offshore Norway in the first half of next year.   Wintershall said on Tuesday that the Norwegian Minister of Petroleum and Energy, Terje Søviknes, and Wintershall CEO, Mario Mehren, visited the Deepsea Stavanger rig in the Norwegian Sea on Tuesday, May […]

  • 20 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The Norwegian Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) have given Wintershall Norge consent to use LWI vessel Island Wellserver on the Maria field. The consent applies to light well intervention work on the Maria field for well 6406/3-H-3H, which is in production licences 475BS and 475CS in the Norwegian Sea. Maria is the first Wintershall own-operated field […]

  • 2 May 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    Norwegian minister of Petroleum and Energy, Terje Søviknes, and Wintershall’s CEO, Mario Mehren, have visited the Deepsea Stavanger rig ahead of reservoir drilling on the Wintershall’s Maria field. Maria, Wintershall’s flagship development in Norway, is a subsea field that uses existing infrastructure to produce oil in a cost effective way. Drilling of the six wells […]

  • 19 December 2014

    German oil and gas producer Wintershall has announced updated, higher recoverable resource estimates for its operated Maria Field.  Following intensive internal studies, Wintershall now estimates that the planned technical recoverable resources will reach about 180 million barrels of oil equivalent (boe). The updated estimate comes ahead of the company’s submission of its “Impact Assessment” as part of […]

  • 17 May 2010

    Faroe Petroleum plc, the independent oil and gas company focusing principally on exploration, appraisal and undeveloped field opportunities in the Atlantic margin, the North Sea and Norway,announced that drilling has commenced on the Maria prospect (Faroe 30%), located in the Norwegian Sea. The Maria prospect (Blocks 6407/1 & 6406/3) is situated on the North East […]

  • 5 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG, an oil and gas company owned by LetterOne, has named Maria Moræus Hanssen as its new CEO and chairman of the management board. The appointment is expected to take effect in January 2018. Maria Moræus Hanssen is succeeding Thomas Rappuhn, who is handing over after 30 years at the company, including 12 […]

  • 8 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    Subsea 7 S.A. has announced the award of a contract with a value of approximately $300 million for the Maria field development by Wintershall Norge AS. The field is located in the Norwegian Sea at a water depth of approximately 300 metres. The pipeline and subsea construction contract consists of engineering, procurement, construction and installation […]

  • 21 February 2019

    Wintershall has temporarily shut-in production from its Maria field located in the Norwegian Sea while the company is looking at ways to improve the production from the field which has failed to meet its expectations. 

  • 22 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    During the 2017 winter season the Maria Creek Boat Launch Facility saw a significant amount of seagrass enter the creek system, which has resulted in the entire facility being closed for the duration of the 2017/18 peak holiday summer season, Kingston District Council said in its latest release.  Dredging seagrass at the Maria Creek is a […]