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  • 8 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    Production from the Hammerfest LNG plant has been resumed after a gas leak Sunday night. “We started run-up of the Hammerfest LNG plant Tuesday night, and the plant has now reached stable operation. All necessary repairs on the plant have been completed to ensure a safe and efficient start-up,” says Knut Gjertsen, head of Snøhvit […]

  • 20 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    Statoil has resumed production at the LNG plant at Melkøya outside Hammerfest following a temporary shutdown due to rupture of a firewater line last Wednesday. The facility can revert to full production without any production limitations. “We have a good overview of the extent of the damages and we have already started the improvement work,” […]

  • 10 January 2014

    The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway is investigating the last week’s Melkøya gas leak incident. The gas leak at the Statoil-operated gas liquefaction facility outside Hammerfest was discovered Sunday night, January 5. Upon the discovery of the leak Statoil conducted a controlled shutdown and pressure blowdown. The PSA has been informed by Statoil that the escape of […]

  • 29 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    Statoil and its partners on the Snøhvit field have increased the reserves estimate by 20 billion standard cubic metres of gas. Production experience from the field has proven that it is possible to produce more gas from the reservoirs than previously assumed. The adjustment corresponds to an increase of 125 million barrels of oil equivalents […]

  • 29 January 2012

    Statoil and its partners on the Snøhvit field have increased the reserves estimate by 20 billion standard cubic metres of gas. Production experience from the field has proven that it is possible to produce more gas from the reservoirs than previously assumed. The adjustment corresponds to an increase of 125 million barrels of oil equivalents in […]

  • 8 May 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Nexans has delivered one umbilical to the Snøhvit offshore field in Norway, which is the company’s third delivery in a €45 million ($50.59 million) contract with Statoil. Nexans said that Statoil’s Snøhvit gas field, the largest industrial project off the coast of northern Norway, will be equipped with its static umbilical that provide hydraulic, electrical […]

  • 28 May 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects

    Norwegian energy giant Equinor plans to bring back online its Hammerfest liquefied natural gas export plant on June 18 following planned maintenance. The LNG operator said earlier this month it would close the export facility for scheduled maintenance for two weeks starting on May 15. However, the company then extended the shutdown to June 30 […]

  • 8 June 2010

    Norway-based major international integrated oil and gas company, is planning to expand the Snohvit liquefied natural gas project in northern… [mappress] Source: zacks investment research, June 8, 2010;

  • 11 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Snøhvit is the first offshore development in the Barents Sea and the first major development on the Norwegian continental shelf with no surface installations. The seabed facilities are designed to be over-trawlable, so that neither they nor fishing equipment will suffer any damage from coming into contact. No fixed or floating units are positioned in […]

  • 8 January 2015

    Statoil has reportedly evacuated personnel from the Hammerfest LNG facility with production continuing as normal.

  • 31 October 2010

    IBERDROLA has delivered its first cargo of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the United Kingdom under a long-term regasification contract signed in 2007 in the context of a capacity expansion at National Grid’s Isle of Grain plant. The 145,000 m3 cargo was shipped by the Arctic Princess tanker from Snohvit’s liquefaction plant in Norway, which […]

  • 5 August 2010

    In 2009, crude oil, natural gas, and pipeline transport services accounted for almost 50 percent of Norway’s exports value, 22 percent of GDP, and 27 percent of government revenues according to the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate. Although Norway’s oil production peaked in 2001 at 3.42 million barrels per day (bbl/d) and has declined to reach 2.35 […]

  • 23 February 2014

    Apache: Kitimat LNG Project (VIDEO) Apache posted a video of the Kitimat LNG project which is being built in British Columbia, Canada. Foster Wheeler Lands Snohvit LNG Contract Foster Wheeler said that a subsidiary of its global engineering and construction group has been awarded a contract by Statoil to perform a study for the Snøhvit […]

  • 19 June 2013

    GE Oil & Gas today announced it has been awarded a $147 million engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract from Statoil. Under the contract, GE will supply subsea production and injection equipment for Statoil’s Snøhvit carbon dioxide (CO2) injection project, designed to provide a robust CO2 solution. The CO2 is naturally present in the reservoir […]

  • 8 July 2011

    Lundin Norway AS, a wholly owned subsidiary of Lundin Petroleum AB (Lundin Petroleum), operator of production licence 438, has completed well 7120/2-3S on the Skalle prospect as a gas discovery. A comprehensive logging and coring program has been acquired. The well is situated approximately 25 kilometers north of the Snøhvit Field in the south western […]

  • 5 December 2014

    Statoil plans to invest approximately US$2.9 billion into expansion of its Hammerfest LNG facility.

  • 2 October 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The owners in the Snøhvit license have decided to stop the work on a possible capacity increase on Melkøya. The license has concluded that the current gas discoveries do not provide a sufficient basis for further capacity expansion. The license has not determined whether LNG or a pipeline solution is the best concept for a […]

  • 3 August 2012
    Business & Finance

    Following the ingression of water into the natural gas dryers, which led on 10 July to a temporary shutdown, the Melkøya plant is now back in production. The liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant was started up again at the end of July/beginning of August and is gradually being returned to full production. Statoil’s share of […]

  • 11 January 2012

    Iberdola has unloaded its first cargo of liquefied natural gas (LNG) that it has sold to BP, at the Bilbao regasification terminal. The gas was sold as part of the agreement signed between the two parties in May last year. The methane tanker, Artic Lady, arriving from the Snohvit liquefaction plant in Noray, has unloaded […]

  • 17 July 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Statoil and partners ENI and Petoro have made a small gas discovery in the Blåmann well, between the Snøhvit and Goliat fields in the Barents Sea. Recoverable volumes are estimated at 1.5-3 billion standard cubic metres (BCM), approximately 10-20 million barrels of oil equivalent (BOE). The well was drilled in licence PL 849, awarded in […]

  • 29 January 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Statoil and its partners on the Snøhvit field have increased the reserves estimate by 20 billion standard cubic metres of gas. Production experience from the field has proven that it is possible to produce more gas from the reservoirs than previously assumed. The adjustment corresponds to an increase of 125 million barrels of oil equivalents […]

  • 12 January 2011
    Business & Finance

    The partners in the Snøhvit licence have decided to perform studies of possible concepts for building a new LNG plant at Melkøya in Hammerfest (Train II). The licence has conducted a feasibility study of processing capacity expansion of Hammerfest LNG plant, Melkøya called Snøhvit Train II, and have now decided to study technical concepts that […]