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  • 23 July 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Lundin Norway AS has received consent to conduct exploration drilling with the Transocean Arctic mobile drilling facility. The consent relates to drilling and production testing of appraisal well 7120/6-3 which is part of production licence 490. A possible sidetrack (7120/6-3 A) may also be drilled. Water depth at the site is 327 metres. The operation […]

  • 10 March 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Transocean’s semi-submersible rig Transocean Arctic does not meet all the requirements when it comes to the management of emergency preparedness and the working environment, the Norwegian Petroleum Safety Authority said after it carried out an inspection of the rig from December 7 to 10, 2015. The objective of the audit of emergency preparedness was to monitor […]

  • 9 May 2017
    Exploration & Production

    Norway’s safety watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has found no non-conformities during an audit of the Transocean Arctic semi-submersible rig. PSA said on Monday that the conducted audit of the Transocean Arctic was done in respect to structural safety. Even though no non-conformities were identified, the PSA found five improvement points. Namely, the improvement […]

  • 7 January 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Wellesley Petroleum has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority for exploration drilling in the North Sea, using the Transocean Arctic drilling rig. 

  • 15 October 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Faroe Petroleum has received consent from the PSA for exploration drilling in the North Sea using the Transocean Arctic.

  • 30 November 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Wellesley Petroleum has received consent from the PSA to drill exploration wells in the North Sea with the Transocean Arctic rig.

  • 13 March 2019

    Oil and gas company Wellesley Petroleum has drilled another dry well in the Norwegian section of the North Sea, 220 kilometers northwest of Stavanger.

  • 8 August 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Faroe Petroleum is preparing to spud its Rungne exploration well in the North Sea, offshore Norway.

  • 12 December 2018
    Exploration & Production

    The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Wellesley Petroleum a drilling permit to drill a wildcat well in the North Sea.

  • 9 October 2015
    Exploration & Production

    Lundin Norway AS has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) for exploration drilling in the Barents Sea using the Transocean Arctic drilling rig. Lundin Norway AS is the operator for production licence 708 and has received consent to drill exploration well 7130/4-1 in the Barents Sea. According to the PSA, the drilling […]

  • 23 May 2016
    Exploration & Production

    French energy company Engie, formerly known as GDF Suez, will drill for hydrocarbons in the North Sea, offshore Norway, using Transocean’s semi-submersible rig. The Norwegian oil industry offshore safety body, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), granted Engie a consent for drilling in production license 636 in the North Sea with Transocean Arctic drilling rig. The […]

  • 9 October 2013

    VNG Norge AS has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway to carry out exploration drilling of wells 6406/12-3 S and A (Pil and Bue) in production licence 586 in the Norwegian Sea using the Transocean Arctic semi-submersible rig. Water depth at the site is 324 metres. These prospects are located about 34 kilometres south-south-west […]

  • 2 March 2017
    Exploration & Production

    Norwegian E&P player Aker BP has received consent from the offshore safety body, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), to drill an exploration well off Norway with the Transocean Arctic semi-submersible rig. PSA said on Thursday the consent was for the exploration well 24/9-11S and a potential sidetrack on the Volund field. Aker BP is the operator […]

  • 30 November 2015
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Transocean has secured a contract for the semi-submersible drilling rig Transocean Arctic. It will be used for drilling in the Alvheim and Volund fields, offshore Norway. The news was revealed on Monday by Det norske oljeselskap, a Norwegian oil company for which the rig will be operating. According to Det norske, the contract scope for drilling […]

  • 15 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Norwegian survey and positioning services company iSurvey has won a second contract extension with AGR to provide rig move and positioning services for the company and its clients, Faroe Petroleum and Engie during their exploration-drilling campaigns in 2016. The semi-submersible rig Transocean Arctic will be used for the drilling campaigns on these two wells to […]

  • 12 September 2018
    Exploration & Production

    The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Faroe Petroleum a drilling permit for a well in the North Sea offshore Norway. 

  • 15 April 2013

    Bridge, the Oslo Børs and AIM listed oil and gas exploration and production company has announced that the drilling of exploration well 6406/6-3 has started. The well will target the Mjøsa gas prospect, which is located 10 km northeast of the Linnorm discovery within the Haltenbanken Area of the Norwegian Sea. The well is being […]

  • 26 January 2018
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Wellesley Petroleum has made an agreement with Transocean for a three-firm slot contract with the Transocean Arctic semi-submersible rig. 

  • 8 May 2015
    Exploration & Production

    VNG Norge (VNG) has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway to drill two exploration wells 6406/12-4 S and 6406/12-4 A in the Norwegian Sea using the Transocean Arctic rig.  VNG is the operator for production licence 586 in block 6406/12 in the Norwegian Sea. The field is around 83 kilometres from the […]

  • 31 May 2017
    Exploration & Production

    Norwegian oil company Aker BP has received consent from the offshore watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), to use the Transocean Arctic rig to drill two production wells on the Alvheim field, off Norway.  The two wells are designated 24/6-A-6 and 24/6-A-7 and are to be drilled in Boa, which is one of the four […]

  • 12 June 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Wellesley Petroleum has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority to carry out exploration drilling in the North Sea using a Transocean-owned rig.

  • 19 May 2016
    Exploration & Production

    The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Faroe Petroleum a drilling permit for an exploratory well in the North Sea offshore Norway. NPD said on Thursday that the well 31/07-01 would be drilled from the Transocean Arctic semi-submersible drilling rig in production license 740. The production license relates to the Brasse prospect located 16 kilometers south-east of Oseberg […]