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  • 7 November 2014
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Statoil Petroleum AS, operator of production licence 230, has completed drilling of wildcat well 7227/10-1, in the Barents Sea.  Statoil was granted a drilling permit for well 7227/10-1 from the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) in October, 2014. The name of the prospect is “Saturn”. The well was drilled about 30 kilometres southwest of the 7228/7-1 oil […]

  • 6 May 2015

    Jan De Nul Group has ordered two 6,000 ton Subsea Rock Installation vessels at AVIC Weihai shipyard in Weihai, China. The vessels will be able to install rock at depths up to about 600 m by means of a flexible fall pipe. An inclined fall pipe will enable accurate rock installation around structures such as […]

  • 6 May 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Jan De Nul Group keeps on investing. This time, two 6,000 ton Subsea Rock Installation vessels have been ordered at AVIC Weihai shipyard in Weihai, China. The vessels will be able to install rock at depths up to about 600 m by means of a flexible fall pipe. An inclined fall pipe will enable accurate […]

  • 24 November 2011
    Business & Finance

    The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) and the University of Bergen have acquired geological material from steep parts of the seabed on the Jan Mayen Ridge. The new knowledge reinforces the belief that there could be petroleum in the area. ”The samples from the seabed at Jan Mayen are remarkable; the oldest are 260 million years […]

  • 2 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    Van Oord has ordered a new subsea rock installation vessel. Sinopacific Shipbuilding Group Shanghai will build the vessel at its Ningbo yard in China, with delivery scheduled for 2016. Subsea rock installation is a proven technique for the protection and stabilisation of offshore structures and pipelines, and is one of Van Oord’s main activities for […]

  • 10 October 2018
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Shell and its partners have made a final investment decision (FID) for the Arran field development, located in the UK Central North Sea. The Shell-operated Arran field is expected to produce around 100 million standard cubic feet a day of gas and 4,000 barrels per day of condensate, which combined equates to 21,000 barrels of oil equivalent per […]

  • 11 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Pancontinental Oil & Gas NL advised that an extensive 3D seismic survey has been completed within its highly prospective offshore acreage in licence area EL 0037 offshore Namibia, southwest Africa. The 3D acquisition, over approximately of 3,000km2, covers a number of strong “Leads” that have already been mapped on existing 2D seismic data. A second […]

  • 25 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    Abu Dhabi’s ADNOC has signed a multi-billion-dollar pipeline infrastructure partnership with KKR and BlackRock, two of the world’s leading institutional investment funds.

  • 26 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    Harris CapRock Communications, a global provider of fully managed communications for remote and harsh environments, has signed a four-year renewal contract with major drilling contractor Brasdril for turnkey, Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT) communications to 13 of its semisubmersibles and drillships, located along the coast of Brazil. Brasdril Sociedade De Perfurasções Ltda, located in Macaé, […]

  • 19 March 2013

    Statoil has completed appraisal well 16/5-3 together with partners Petoro and Det norske oljeselskap. The well confirms that the Johan Sverdrup field extends into production license 502 and proves a small additional upside to the field’s resources. The discovery was proven by Lundin Norway AS in the autumn of 2010 in the central part of […]

  • 13 December 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Equinor has concluded the drilling of two wildcat wells offshore Norway, resulting in one dry well and one minor oil discovery.

  • 25 October 2013

    Wintershall Norge AS, operator of production licence 457, has completed drilling of wildcat wells 16/1-19 S and 16/1-20 A. Wells 16/1-19 S and 16/1-20 A were drilled about two and a half kilometres east of appraisal wells 16/1-16 and 16/1-16 A at the Ivar Aasen field, and about three kilometres north of the Edvard Grieg […]

  • 25 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    E.ON E&P Norge AS, operator of production licence 558, has completed the drilling of wildcat well 6507/5-7. The well has been drilled about 18 kilometres southeast of the Skarv field in the Norwegian Sea. The purpose of the well was to prove petroleum in reservoir rocks from the Middle and Lower Jurassic period (the Fangst […]

  • 9 September 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects

    U.S.-based energy corporation ConocoPhillips has named a new member of the company’s board of directors.

  • 7 December 2010
    Business & Finance

    RWE Dea Norge AS, operator of production licence 420, is in the process of completing the drilling of wildcat well 35/9-6 S. The well has been drilled about 16 km west of the Gjøa field. The primary exploration target for the well was to prove petroleum in reservoir rocks from the Middle Jurassic (the Brent […]

  • 1 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Van Oord has ordered a new subsea rock installation vessel. Sinopacific Shipbuilding Group Shanghai will build the vessel at its Ningbo yard in China. The vessel will be delivered in 2016. Subsea rock installation is a proven technique for the protection and stabilisation of offshore structures and pipelines, and is one of Van Oord’s main […]

  • 30 December 2013

    Harris CapRock Communications has signed a multi-year contract with Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd (DSME) to provide an integrated telecommunications solution supporting the Mafumeira Sul project off the coast of Angola. Harris CapRock will provide equipment and design, integrate and test all telecommunication systems before deployment; install cable at multiple construction sites around […]

  • 9 April 2012

    On 28 January 2012, Boskalis’ first newly built fallpipe vessel Rockpiper was named at Keppel Singmarine in Singapore after a building period of 24 months. This new 159 metre DP-2 vessel is the third fallpipe vessel in the Boskalis fleet, which will strengthen their position in the oil and gas market. Rock dumping mother vessel […]

  • 6 May 2015
    Project & Tenders

    Jan De Nul Group has ordered two 6,000 ton Subsea Rock Installation vessels at AVIC Weihai shipyard in Weihai, China. The vessels will be able to install rock at depths up to about 600 meters by means of a flexible fall pipe. An inclined fall pipe will enable accurate rock installation around structures such as offshore […]

  • 26 June 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Harris CapRock Communications, a global provider of fully managed communications for remote and harsh environments, has signed a four-year renewal contract with major drilling contractor Brasdril for turnkey, Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT) communications to 13 of its semisubmersibles and drillships, located along the coast of Brazil. Brasdril Sociedade De Perfurasções Ltda, located in Macaé, […]

  • 24 November 2011
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) and the University of Bergen have acquired geological material from steep parts of the seabed on the Jan Mayen Ridge. The new knowledge reinforces the belief that there could be petroleum in the area. ”The samples from the seabed at Jan Mayen are remarkable; the oldest are 260 million years […]

  • 8 February 2011
    Business & Finance

      Statoil Petroleum AS, operator of production licence 303, has completed the drilling of wildcat well 15/6-12, located about 12 kilometres north of Sleipner Vest in the central part of the North Sea. The purpose of the well was to prove petroleum in Middle Jurassic reservoir rocks (the Hugin formation). The secondary exploration target was […]