Search results for: Snilehorn

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  • 28 April 2015

    Statoil has spudded the Bister exploration well in the Norwegian Sea, offshore Norway. The Bister prospect, formally known as well 6407/8-7, is located in the Norwegian Sea in Licence PL 348/C, which also contains the producing Hyme field and the 2013 Snilehorn discovery. The licence is located adjacent to the producing Njord field (Faroe 7.5%) with […]

  • 18 September 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Faroe Petroleum, the independent oil and gas company focusing principally on exploration, appraisal and production opportunities in the Atlantic margin, the North Sea and Norway, announces the spudding of the Statoil-operated Snilehorn exploration well 6407/8-6 (Faroe 7.5%).   The Snilehorn prospect is located four kilometres from the Hyme producing oil field (Faroe 7.5%) in the Norwegian […]

  • 18 September 2013

    Statoil has begun drilling at Snilehorn exploration well 6407/8-6 in the Norwegian Sea, Faroe Petroleum, which owns a 7.5% share in the prospect, has announced. The Snilehorn prospect is located four kilometres from the Hyme producing oil field (Faroe 7.5%) in the Norwegian Sea. Hyme produces into the Njord field facilities (Faroe also 7.5%). The well […]

  • 11 November 2013

    Faroe Petroleum has informed of an oil discovery in well 6407/8-6 and sidetrack 6407/8-6A on the Statoil-operated Snilehorn Prospect in the Norwegian Sea (Faroe 7.5%). Highlights: The exploration well 6407/8-6 and sidetrack 6407/8-6A discover oil in the Snilehorn Prospect Main bore encountered oil columns totaling approximately 191 metres in the Ile, Tilje and Grey-Beds formations […]

  • 21 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    Faroe Petroleum, announces the spudding of the VNG-operated Pil exploration well 6404/12-3S (Faroe 25%). The Pil prospect (Licence PL 586) is located within tie-back distance (33 kilometres) to the Njord platform in which the Company holds a 7.5% interest. The prospect is a combined structural and stratigraphic closure and the primary target is at the […]

  • 20 May 2015

    Faroe Petroleum, a partner in the Statoil-operated Bister exploration well in the Norwegian Sea has said that drilling has reached target depth, and the well found no hydrocarbons. The Bister exploration well 6407/8-7 spudded on 27 April 2015 and reached total vertical depth of 2,990 metres below sea level in the Åre Jurassic formation. This was followed […]

  • 23 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    DEA has acquired participating interest in seven licenses in the Njord area in the Norwegian Sea, including 20% increased interest in the Njord field, from Engie E&P Norge. DEA said on Friday that the agreement with Engie E&P Norge includes: 20% in the Njord field (PL107 and PL132), 10% in the Hyme field (PL348), 10% […]

  • 11 November 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Statoil has together with partners in PL348/348B made an oil discovery in the Snilehorn prospect in the Norwegian Sea, approximately fifteen kilometres northeast of the Njord field. This is the third near-field discovery in the Norwegian Sea in three months. Exploration well 6407/8-6 and sidetrack 6407/8-6A, drilled by the Songa Trym drilling rig, have proven […]

  • 26 August 2016

    The Njord A platform, normally producing oil from the Njord field in the Norwegian Sea, has been towed ashore. Statoil on Friday said that the platform arrived at Kvaerner Stord on Thursday, where it will be reinforced and renovated for production beyond 2030. The Njord A was towed by AHTS Magne Viking from Viking Supply […]

  • 1 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    Norway-based investment fund HitecVision has announced that the merger between its portfolio companies Core Energy, Spike Exploration and Pure E&P has been completed, and the new company Point Resources is formally established and operative.  HitecVision in January announced the merger of its portfolio three companies to form a mid-sized independent oil company focused on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. CEO Roar […]

  • 19 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    VNG will buy Chevron Norge’s interest in producing field Draugen – 7.56 % interest in the underlying licences

  • 22 November 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    This week GDF Suez E&P Norge’s Deputy Managing Director, Geir Pettersen, participated at the NOC conference in Stavanger, where he spoke about the company’s future strategic focus areas on the Norwegian continental shelf. GDF SUEZ E&P Norge is the operator of the Gjøa field and has in the past year chaired a forum for all […]

  • 16 December 2015

    Germany’s DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG has , through its Norwegian subsidiary DEA Norge AS, completed the acquisition of E.ON E&P Norge AS, thus expanding its presence in Norway’s oil and gas industry. According to the company, the Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy and the Ministry of Finance, as well as the EU competition authority, have approved […]

  • 13 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    Faroe Petroleum, the independent oil and gas company focusing principally on exploration, appraisal and production opportunities in the Atlantic Margin, Norway and the UK, announces the 22nd Norwegian Licence Round award of a new licence PL716 in the Barents Sea. The Dazzler prospect contained within PL716 (Faroe 20%) is located 90 kilometres to the north […]

  • 13 June 2013
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Faroe Petroleum, the independent oil and gas company focusing principally on exploration, appraisal and production opportunities in the Atlantic Margin, Norway and the UK, announces the 22nd Norwegian Licence Round award of a new licence PL716 in the Barents Sea. The Dazzler prospect contained within PL716 (Faroe 20%) is located 90 kilometres to the north […]

  • 23 September 2015
    Exploration & Production

    VNG Norge AS has begun drilling the second Pil/Bue follow-up well with the spudding of exploration well 6406/12-5S on the Blink prospect in the Norwegian Sea. The Blink prospect is located in Licence PL586, which also contains the Pil and Bue discoveries, near the producing Njord field (Faroe 7.5%). According to Faroe Petroleum, a partner in the […]

  • 9 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    Faroe Petroleum has completed the previously announced acquisition of a 10% non-operated interest in the BP-operated East Foinaven oil field and a 0.5% interest in the West of Shetland Pipeline System, both from Marubeni Oil & Gas (North Sea) Limited. The net consideration payable for the acquisition of the Interests, after adjusting for net income […]

  • 3 February 2014

    Wintershall has started drilling at the Solberg appraisal well 6407/1-7, Faroe Petroleum, a partner in the licence has reported. The Solberg prospect is located in the APA 2007 license PL475 on the Halten Terrace in the Norwegian Sea four kilometres north-east of the Tyrihans field and eight kilometres south-east of Faroe’s significant Maria discovery (2010). […]

  • 14 November 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

     Faroe Petroleum, the independent oil and gas company, announces that it has acquired the remaining 50 per cent interest in the Lowlander oil discovery in the UK Central North Sea, such that the Company will own the entire 100 per cent interest in the undeveloped oil field. The Company has entered into an agreement with […]

  • 29 August 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The price tag for developing a field on the Norwegian shelf has declined by an average of more than 40 per cent since the autumn of 2014, according to the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate’s (NPD’s) analysis of eight planned developments that are approaching start-up. The decline is a result of a combination of simpler development concepts […]

  • 16 August 2016
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Norwegian oil company Statoil has started drilling the Njord North Flank-2 (NF-2) exploration well 6407/7-9 S located in the Norwegian Sea.  The NF-2 prospect is located in Licence PL107C immediately north of the Njord field. Statoil received consent from the Norwegian offshore safety body, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), to drill the well 6407/7-9 S with […]

  • 16 June 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Norwegian oil giant Statoil has suspended production from the Njord and Hyme fields, offshore Norway, due to a planned upgrade work.  Statoil is the operator of the Njord and Hyme fields located in the Norwegian Sea with 20% and 35% interests, respectively. Faroe Petroleum is a licensees in both fields with a 7.5% interest in each […]