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  • 30 August 2010

    Statoil has received consent to conduct exploration drilling in the North Sea with the mobile facility Ocean Vanguard. The consent relates to the drilling of exploration well 15/6-11 S, as well as an option to drill a sidetrack. The well is part of production licence 303 and is located approx. 17 kilometres north of Sleipner […]

  • 23 May 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Statoil Petroleum AS (Statoil) has received consent to carry out exploration drilling of well 16/2-18 S at the Johan Sverdrup field with the Ocean Vanguard rig. Water depth at the site is 112 metres. The drilling is scheduled to begin at the end of May 2013 and has a duration of approximately 63 days, depending […]

  • 25 July 2011
    Business & Finance

    Statoil has received consent to use the Ocean Vanguard mobile facility in the northern part of the North Sea. The consent relates to drilling of three production wells on Visund Sør. The plan is to partially complete all three wells, 34/8-V-4 BY1H/BY2H, 34/8-V-3 H, 34/8-V-1 BY1H/BY2H, with Ocean Vanguard. Visund Sør is located approx. nine […]

  • 17 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    Statoil Petroleum ASA has received consent to carry out exploration drilling of well 30/9-25 in production licence 104 in the Norwegian North Sea using the Ocean Vanguard rig. The planned start-up is September 2013 with a duration of 43 days, depending on whether a discovery is made. Ocean Vanguard is operated by Diamond Offshore with […]

  • 5 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. has confirmed that Statoil has cancelled the Ocean Vanguard rig contract, but it doesn’t agree with the reasons behind the move.

  • 10 July 2012
    Business & Finance

    Statoil Petroleum AS (Statoil) has been granted consent to use the Ocean Vanguard mobile drilling rig for drilling on the Johan Sverdrup discovery in the North Sea. The consent covers drilling of two wells: 16/2-12 and 16/2-14 Well 16/2-12 is an exploration well which has been given the prospect name “Geitungen”. Water depth at the […]

  • 27 April 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Statoil has received consent to conduct exploration drilling of well 16/7-10 in the central part of the North Sea using the mobile facility Ocean Vanguard. The well will be drilled in production licence 569, approx. 17 kilometres northeast of Sleipner. The well coordinates are N 58° 29′ 56.56″, E 02° 01′ 31.42″. Water depth at […]

  • 27 November 2013

    Norway’s Statoil has been granted approval to carry out exploration drilling of well 16/2-19 S&A in production licence 265 in the North Sea using the Ocean Vanguard semi-submersible drilling rig. Water depth at the site is 116 metres. Drilling is planned to begin in December 2013, with a duration of 42 days, depending on whether a […]

  • 4 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian oil company Statoil has terminated a rig contract with a U.S.-based offshore drilling contractor.

  • 20 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    Statoil Petroleum AS (Statoil) has received consent to carry out exploration drilling with the Ocean Vanguard semi submersible rig on well 16/2-17 S at the Johan Sverdrup field. 16/2-17 S is an appraisal well located in the North Sea, in production licence 265. Water depth at the site is 111 metres. The drilling activity is […]

  • 26 April 2011
    Business & Finance

      Statoil has received consent to conduct exploration drilling of well 16/7-10 in the central part of the North Sea using the mobile facility Ocean Vanguard. The well will be drilled in production licence 569, approx. 17 kilometres northeast of Sleipner. The well coordinates are N 58° 29′ 56.56″, E 02° 01′ 31.42″. Water depth […]

  • 26 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    Statoil Petroleum AS (Statoil) has been granted consent for use of the Ocean Vanguard mobile drilling facility for drilling top holes on Oseberg Sør (Stjerne) in the North Sea. The consent covers drilling of top holes in connection with the development of 30/9-22 Stjerne. The plan for development and operation (PDO) of Stjerne was approved […]

  • 11 March 2014

    Statoil has received consent to use Ocean Vanguard drilling rig for drilling a pilot hole at 16/2-U-7 in the Johan Sverdrup field, offshore Norway. Johan Sverdrup field is located in the North Sea, about 36 km south of the Grane field, 56 km north-east of the Sleipner field (Sleipner Øst) and about 144 km west […]

  • 24 December 2015
    Exploration & Production

    Norwegian oil company Statoil has won a court case initiated by Diamond Offshore Drilling for a termination of a drilling contract in 2014. Namely, the Norwegian oil giant in June 2014 terminated the contract for the Ocean Vanguard semi-submersible drilling rig “due to technical aspects of the rig.” The termination came nine months ahead of the […]

  • 21 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Statoil has received consent to drill exploration well 25/8-18 S in production licence 169 in the North Sea. The well is to be drilled by the Ocean Vanguard mobile drilling facility. Ocean Vanguard was built in 1982 and received Acknowledgement of Compliance (AoC) from the PSA in July 2004. The earliest start-up is April 2014 with […]

  • 17 September 2014
    Equipment

    Norwegian oil giant Statoil will lay up the COSL Pioneer semi-submersible drilling rig in the fourth quarter of 2014, “due to overcapacity in our rig portfolio.”

  • 16 June 2017
    Project & Tenders

    The Dockwise Vaguard, the world’s largest heavy transportation vessel is set to reach Norway this weekend, delivering the hull of world’s largest spar platform – Statoil’s Aasta Hansteen. The vessel in April left South Korea’s Hyundai Heavy Industries yard where the platform was built, carrying the heavy load to Norway. According to data from Marine […]

  • 30 July 2012
    Business & Finance

    Statoil Petroleum AS (Statoil) on Friday started the drilling of exploration well 16/2-12 targeting the Geitungen structure. The well is located in licence PL265, between the Johan Sverdrup discovery and the 16/2-9S Aldous Major North discovery in the Norwegian North Sea. The main objective of the well 16/2-12 is to prove the presence of oil […]

  • 21 March 2017

    Following a recent start-up of Total’s Moho Nord field offshore Gabon, Boskalis has shared a video of the transportation of the Moho Nord field’s FPU Likouf. Boskalis claims the transport of the 80,500 ton Floating Production Unit (FPU) Likouf onboard the Dockwise Vanguard semi-submersible vessel, from South Korea to Gabon is a world record. The Dockwise Vanguard […]

  • 28 March 2014

    The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Statoil Petroleum AS a drilling permit for well 16/2-19 A, in the Norwegian part of the North Sea.

  • 1 July 2013

    On 28 and 29 May 2013, the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) conducted an audit of Diamond Offshore in connection with the stability, buoyancy and ballasting of Ocean Vanguard rig. The objective of the audit was to verify that Diamond Offshore had good systems for stability, buoyancy and ballasting in accordance with regulatory requirements. No […]

  • 20 March 2014

    Statoil has received consent to drill exploration well 25/8-18 S in production licence 169 in the North Sea, offshore Norway. The well is to be drilled by the Ocean Vanguard mobile drilling facility. The earliest start-up is April 2014 with a duration of approx. 40 days, depending on whether a discovery is made. Water depth […]