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  • 10 June 2015
    Exploration & Production

    The Norwegian Energy Company ASA (Noreco) informed that drilling of the Niobe exploration well in UK licence P1889, in the North Sea, has started. Noreco is partner in the licence with a current equity interest of 22.5 %. Suncor Energy UK Limited is the operator with 49.5% equity interest and Trap Oil Limited has 28% equity […]

  • 8 January 2015
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Trapoil has announced that a contract has been signed for a jack-up rig for the drilling of a well to test the Niobe prospect, in the North Sea. The Niobe prospect, formerly named Kratos, is located in the Licence P.1889, Blocks 12/26b and 12/27, within the Moray Firth. Suncor Energy UK is the operator with 49.5 percent equity interest, […]

  • 8 June 2015
    Exploration & Production

    Trapoil, the independent oil and gas exploration, appraisal and production company focused on the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) region of the North Sea, informed that operations have started on the Niobe (Licence P.1889, Blocks 12/26b & 27) exploration prospect in the North Sea. According to Trapoil, the well is being drilled using the Ensco 100 […]

  • 29 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Trapoil, an independent oil and gas exploration, appraisal and production company focused on the UK Continental Shelf (“UKCS”) region of the North Sea, has provided a corporate and operational update. Trapoil’s management is in the process of determining how best to create value from the group’s existing cash reserves and assets while minimising risk for shareholders. […]

  • 25 June 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Suncor Energy has drilled the Niobe exploration well, in licence P1889 in the UK North Sea, to target depth without encountering hydrocarbons. Spudded on June 8, 2015 the well was drilled by the jack-up drilling unit Ensco 100 in the P1889 licence, close to the Beatrice oil field in the Outer Moray Firth area off the […]

  • 29 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Trapoil, the independent oil and gas exploration, appraisal and production company focused on the UK Continental Shelf region of the North Sea, has provided a corporate and operational update. Trapoil’s management is in the process of determining how best to create value from the group’s existing cash reserves and assets while minimising risk for shareholders. Following […]

  • 14 August 2014
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian Energy Company ASA (Noreco)  today reported its first half year revenues were NOK 702 million, compared to NOK 462 million for the same period last year. Significantly higher production is the main contributing factor for the increase in revenues. Noreco’s share of oil-and gas production was 5 763 boepd in the second quarter 2014 […]

  • 11 February 2015

    Trapoil has decided to relinquish licence P.1556 Block 29/1c (Orchid) located in the western margin of the Central Graben immediately to the north east of the Bittern field, in the North Sea.  Further to the company’s announcement of January 8, 2015 when Trapoil relinquished a number of licences, the Board has decided to also relinquish Licence P.1556 […]

  • 21 October 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Trapoil, the independent oil and gas exploration, appraisal and production company focused on the UK Continental Shelf (“UKCS”) announces an update covering arrangements with Norwegian Energy Company UK Limited (“Noreco”). Proposed Arrangements and Revised Equity Interests Trapoil has been informed by Noreco that it no longer intends to drill the Crazy Horse well, which was […]

  • 24 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    The National Institute of Oceanography (NIO), a constituent laboratory of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) in India, has been awarded a Rs.17.94 crore project by the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC). According to a press release issued today NIO will collect geophysical data from ONGC’s oil field in the Krishna-Godavari basin off […]

  • 24 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The National Institute of Oceanography (NIO), a constituent laboratory of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), has been awarded a Rs.17.94 crore project by the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), India’s largest public sector petroleum company, to collect geophysical data from its oil field in the Krishna-Godavari basin off the east coast […]

  • 5 September 2012

    India was initially allotted an Area of 1,50,000 sq.km. in Central Indian Ocean Basin (CIOB) by the then Preparatory Commission of United Nations (UN) on 17th August, 1987 on the basis of extensive survey work carried out by India. As per obligations, India relinquished 50% of the Area in phases and retained 75,000 sq km. […]

  • 17 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Harry Baayen, who was the Deltares managing director until 2012, is taking up the position of chairman of the new board of the Netherlands Institute for Marine Research (NIOZ). The NIOZ, which has operations on the island of Texel and in Yerseke, intends to adopt a new strategy involving an extension and upgrading of its […]

  • 13 June 2016

    National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) has a new Chief Executive Officer.  The Middle Eastern country’s energy minister Bijan Zanganeh has signed a decree assigning Ali Kardor as the CEO of NIOC. Kardor takes over from Rokneddin Javadi who resigned from the position earlier. Before being assigned to the position, Kardor was serving as NIOC’s deputy director of […]

  • 24 November 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT) of India has launched its first wave-powered navigational buoy in Chennai, a city on the east coast of India.

  • 9 April 2012
    Business & Finance

    Deputy Oil Minister and managing director of National Iranian Oil Company, Ahmad Ghalehbani took part in Moscow International Energy Conference on Thursday. In his address, Ahmad Ghalehbani mentioned the role of strategic Strait of Hormuz in the region: “Strait of Hormuz can be a unifying factor as well as a factor of solidarity for the […]

  • 21 February 2020
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Kongsberg Maritime has signed a contract for the sale of HUGIN AUV system to the Indian National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT), in Chennai, India. This sale has been conducted in collaboration with Kongsberg Maritime India, a subsidiary of Kongsberg Maritime. The HUGIN AUV System ordered by NIOT is rated to a depth of 6,000 […]

  • 23 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    Deltares has had intensive contacts in recent months with the Indian National Institute for Ocean Technology (NIOT) with the aim of exchanging information about a range of subjects. The NIOT is an autonomous research institute that answers to the Ministry of Sciences and it specialises in oceans, coasts and marine life. Deltares provided it with […]

  • 4 November 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The NIOZ Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research and the German Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz-Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI) are going to intensify their collaborative efforts. This was officially ratified by signing a document recording their joint interests by chair of the board of NIOZ Pier Vellinga, NIOZ-director Henk Brinkhuis and AWI-director Karin […]

  • 13 December 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    India’s Science, Technology and Earth Sciences Minister S. Jaipal Reddy announced that the country has identified the First Generation Mine Site in the Central Indian Ocean Basin (CIOB), Mining Weekly informs. The CIOB area contains 380-million tons of polymetallic nodule resource potential, including nickel, copper, cobalt and manganese. India conducted environmental studies for mining of […]

  • 27 April 2020
    Equipment

    Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) has celebrated commissioning of the coastal research vessel Sagar Anveshika, capable of conducting environmental indexing and bathymetric surveys in both coastal and offshore waters. Sagar Anveshika is a DP1-capable vessel owned by National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT/ Ministry of Earth Sciences, Govt of India). Sagar Anveshika is the second […]

  • 3 June 2013

    The South Pars gas field will absorb as much as 30 billion dollars this Iranian calendar year to March 2014, senior Iranian energy officials announced. Managing Director of the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) Ahmad Qalebani made the remarks, and added that to speed up development of the field’s phases, foreign exchange and rial denominated […]