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  • 25 October 2017
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Norwegian oil company Aker BP has started drilling operations on the Tambar development project in the producing Tambar field offshore Norway.  The Tambar and Tambar East Unit Fields are satellite fields, approximately 16 kilometers to the southeast of the Ula field located in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea. Tambar has been developed with an […]

  • 30 March 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Aker BP-operated Tambar re-development project in the North Sea off Norway has now been approved. The re-development will consist of two additional wells and gas lift.  Aker BP has a 55% interest in the field while the remaining 45% is held by Faroe Petroleum. The Tambar unmanned wellhead platform is located 16 kilometer southeast of Ula, […]

  • 15 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    DONG E&P Norge has divested its ownership shares in five producing Norwegian oil and gas fields to Faroe Petroleum Norge.  The fields are Trym, Oselvar, Tambar (including Tambar East) and Ula, the company informed. David Cook, executive vice president in DONG Energy, said: “It is very satisfying that we have reached an agreement with Faroe […]

  • 12 March 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Norwegian oil company Aker BP has brought on stream the first of two new infill wells which are part of the Tambar re-development project in the producing Tambar field offshore Norway. Discovered in 1983, the Aker BP-operated Tambar is an oil field about 16 kilometers south-east of the Ula field in the southern part of […]

  • 26 May 2016

    Norwegian offshore safety watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), found several improvement points during the audit of BP Norge’s Tambar platform, offshore Norway. PSA conducted an audit from April 26-28, following BP’s application for operating life extension for Tambar until January 1, 2022. The audit was aimed at assessing BP’s compliance with the regulatory requirements concerning […]

  • 27 April 2018

    Two new infill wells drilled this year on the Tambar field offshore Norway, have been brought online, Faroe Petroleum, a partner in the Aker BP-operated field said on Friday. Faore said the two new development wells’ initial performance exceeded pre-drill expectations. “During the fourteen days since both new wells have been on stable production, the Tambar […]

  • 12 December 2017

    Aker BP has reinstated production from its Tambar field off Norway. The output had been stopped since December 7, after a worker fell off the Maersk Interceptor jack-up rig operating at the field. Two workers were initially reported injured, however, Aker BP on Friday confirmed that one worker had passed away, while the other was […]

  • 27 August 2018

    The Norwegian offshore oil and gas safety body is investigating an incident in which a walkway aboard an offshore vessel hit the Aker BP-operated Tambar platform in the North Sea offshore Norway.

  • 12 October 2017
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    The Norwegian safety body, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has given consent to Aker BP for modifications relating to gas lift at the Tambar field, in the North Sea. The modifications on the Aker BP-operated Tambar are related to a redevelopment project that was approved in March. The redevelopment consists of a drilling campaign of […]

  • 2 February 2018

    The accident happened on December 7, when a Maersk Drilling employee died after falling of the rig 

  • 8 December 2017

    Norway’s Aker BP has confirmed that one person has passed away following the serious accident on the Maersk Interceptor drilling rig on the Tambar field off Norway, on Thursday. According to the company, the deceased, a Norwegian citizen and employee of Maersk Drilling, fell into the sea during maintenance work on the rig. The person […]

  • 4 July 2018

    The PSA has slapped Aker BP with a safety order regarding obtaining consent before using a W2W vessel for accommodation on the Tambar field offshore Norway.

  • 28 January 2019

    The PSA has completed its investigation of an incident with a motion-compensated walkway on Aker BP’s Tambar field.

  • 7 December 2017

    Two offshore workers have been injured in an incident on the Aker BP-operated Tambar field offshore Norway. One of the workers fell into the sea. 

  • 13 July 2016

    Norwegian offshore safety watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has given consent to BP Norge to extend the use of the Tambar platform in the North Sea until January 2022. PSA said on Wednesday that the consent has been granted based on BP Norge’s documentation of assessments which conclude that the platform can continue to be […]

  • 28 June 2018

    Norwegian offshore safety body has given a notice of order to Aker BP regarding obtaining consent before using a W2W vessel for accommodation on Tambar.

  • 8 December 2017
    Exploration & Production

    The Petroleum Safety Authority, has begun an investigation of an incident on the Maersk Interceptor rig where one person died and another suffered serious injuries.

  • 8 July 2016

    The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has given the green light to BP to use the platform on the Tambar field in the North Sea offshore Norway until January 1, 2022. The NPD, a government agency whose task is to manage the oil and gas resources on the Norwegian Continental Shelf, said that this coincides with […]

  • 15 August 2011
    Business & Finance

    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, is pleased to announce that drilling has commenced on the Butch prospect (Faroe 15%) located in the Norwegian North Sea. The Butch prospect (block 8/10) is situated in the Norwegian […]

  • 27 March 2007

    BP Norge AS has awarded Aker Kvaerner a service contract for provision of personnel and equipment for well intervention services for the Ula, Valhall, Hod, Tambar and Skarv fields on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. The contract is for a firm period of five years plus a two year optional period. The estimated contract value for […]

  • 6 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    Faroe Petroleum has completed the acquisition of interests in five Norwegian North Sea producing oil and gas fields from DONG E&P Norge AS. The company acquired interest in Ula (20%), Tambar (45%), Tambar East Unit (37.8%), Oselvar (55%) and Trym (50%) fields. The net consideration payable at completion was approximately USD 26.7 million, down from […]

  • 7 November 2019
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Maersk Drilling has secured a contract extension offshore Norway from Aker BP for the ultra-harsh environment jack-up rig Maersk Integrator.