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  • 11 July 2011

      Tromsø Maritime School has selected Kongsberg Maritime to provide cutting-edge Polaris simulators for navigation and Dynamic Positioning training. The established Northern Norway training facility has ordered an extensive suit of new simulators following an open tender that saw leading simulator developer Kongsberg Maritime come out on top in terms of the proposed technical solution, […]

  • 29 August 2013

    When Scarabeo 8 is to change its BOP this fall, Port of Tromsø and Westcon will perform the job. The latter knows the rig especially well. It was completed at Westcon Yard in Olen, and rig manager Malvin Eide looks forward to the reunion.  When Scarabeo 8 arrives to the Port of Tromsø this fall, […]

  • 22 January 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Norwegian Coastal Administration – Kystverket has invited bidders to submit their offers for the Kvalsundet channel deepening project in Tromsø. Kvalsundet is a strait in the municipality of Tromsø in Troms, Norway. The strait has a length of about twenty kilometers and separates the island of Kvaløya from Ringvassøya. The contract will include deepening of four areas in […]

  • 1 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    Ramboll Oil & Gas’ 4th Norwegian office opens up in Tromsø this summer. Initially, it is expected that environmental consultancy services to oil and gas companies working in the region will make up the primary service offering. “Following two decades of providing consultancy in the Arctic, Ramboll is considered the leading independent engineering consultancy in […]

  • 28 August 2013

    When Scarabeo 8 is to change its BOP this fall, Port of Tromsø and Westcon will perform the job. The latter knows the rig especially well. It was completed at Westcon Yard in Olen, and rig manager Malvin Eide looks forward to the reunion. When Scarabeo 8 arrives to the Port of Tromsø this fall, […]

  • 11 July 2011
    Business & Finance

      Tromsø Maritime School has selected Kongsberg Maritime to provide cutting-edge Polaris simulators for navigation and Dynamic Positioning training. The established Northern Norway training facility has ordered an extensive suit of new simulators following an open tender that saw leading simulator developer Kongsberg Maritime come out on top in terms of the proposed technical solution, […]

  • 20 March 2011
    Business & Finance

      Oil Company North Energy is expanding its business and is opening an office in Tromsø. The office is located in the Forskningsparken science park and the company’s collaborative relationship with the University has been significant in the selection of its office premises. The purpose of establishing this office is to strengthen the geology and […]

  • 17 June 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Subsea 7 is to establish a new office in northern Norway, in Tromsø. Following its award for the pipelay and subsea installation contract for Statoil’s pioneering Aasta Hansteen project earlier this year, Subsea 7 sees increasing activity in the Norwegian Sea and the Barents Sea. With an office in Tromsø, the company will have a […]

  • 17 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    Subsea 7 is to establish a new office in northern Norway, in Tromsø. Following its award for the pipelay and subsea installation contract for Statoil’s pioneering Aasta Hansteen project earlier this year, Subsea 7 sees increasing activity in the Norwegian Sea and the Barents Sea. With an office in Tromsø, the company will have a solid […]

  • 1 December 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    As the chase for oil and gas moves further north, the oil services industry follows. Today Aker Solutions announces plans to establish a large engineering office in Tromsø as part of the company’s northern Norway strategy. The new office will gather knowledge and expertise related to the northern region. It will become involved in engineering […]

  • 1 December 2011
    Business & Finance

    As the chase for oil and gas moves further north, the oil services industry follows. Today Aker Solutions, a Norwegian multinational provider of services related to engineering, construction, maintenance, modification and operation announces plans to establish a large engineering office in Tromsø as part of the company’s northern Norway strategy. Aker Solutions announces plans to establish […]

  • 4 June 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Statoil has awarded Aker Solutions early phase studies for all their recent major discoveries on the Norwegian Continental Shelf; the Skrugard and Havis fields in the Barents Sea and the Johan Sverdrup discovery in the North Sea. Contract values are undisclosed. The past year has been unique, with Johan Sverdrup (formerly named Aldous/Avaldsnes) as the […]

  • 30 April 2013

    Ramboll Oil & Gas’ 4th Norwegian office opens up in Tromsø this summer. Initially, it is expected that environmental consultancy services to oil and gas companies working in the region will make up the primary service offering. “Following two decades of providing consultancy in the Arctic, Ramboll is considered the leading independent engineering consultancy in […]

  • 4 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    Statoil has awarded Aker Solutions early phase studies for all their recent major discoveries on the Norwegian Continental Shelf; the Skrugard and Havis fields in the Barents Sea and the Johan Sverdrup discovery in the North Sea. Contract values are undisclosed. The past year has been unique, with Johan Sverdrup (formerly named Aldous/Avaldsnes) as the […]

  • 12 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    Statoil has awarded Kraemer Maritime a contract for supply of provisions to the company’s installations on the Norwegian continental shelf, taking effect on 1 January 2017. The estimated contract value is around NOK 230 million ($27.8M) per year. The contract period is four years with an option for three two-year extensions. The supplies include food, […]

  • 31 May 2013

    The Research Council of Norway has decided to establish the new research and knowledge center for petroleum activities in the northern areas and the Arctic in Tromsø. The research team at the centre in Tromsø is to help find solutions to challenges relating to the extraction of petroleum resources in Arctic areas. The research is […]

  • 15 January 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Aker Solutions today notified employees in its maintenance, modifications and operations (MMO) unit across Norway of necessary steps to reposition the business and enhance competitiveness in a market with unprecedented challenges. The company is streamlining the Norwegian MMO business to one regional unit from previously four, affecting management and staff from Tromsø to Stavanger. Depending […]

  • 23 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    Viking Cruises has held a christening ceremony for its third ocean ship, Viking Sky, in Tromsø, Norway. On the occasion, Torstein Hagen, Chairman of Viking Cruises, commented: “This is a special time of year in Norway – these are the days of the midnight sun and the perfect backdrop for a celebration. All of our ships […]

  • 8 June 2012

    Kystverket Nordland has announced a tender for the deepening of the Sandnessundet channel in the Tromsø Municipality. The contract comprises the excavation of approx. 43,500m³ material, drilling and blasting of approx. 3,500m³ rock, loading and transport of the material to the disposal site. Disposal of the dredged material is also included in the contract. The […]

  • 31 October 2012

    Erik Haugane, CEO of Norwegian oil and gas company Det norske, will resign from his position after his 60th birthday, the company announced today. He will celebrate his 60th birthday in February next year and will resign from his position as CEO of Det norske oljeselskap ASA during 2013. Haugane will continue to serve as […]

  • 15 January 2016

    Aker Solutions, a Norwegian oil services company, on Friday set in motion its workforce reduction process whereby up to 900 positions will be lost from its maintenance, modifications and operations (MMO) unit across Norway.  After it failed to secure the maintenance and modification contract award for Statoil’s fields in Norway in December 2015, the company informed of the […]

  • 4 November 2013

    bmi regional will launch its first services in the Norwegian domestic market on 23 January, providing direct scheduled air links between Stavanger and Harstad and Tromsø in the far north of Norway. The flights will connect Norway’s two fastest growing regions and have been introduced to meet demand from the country’s oil and gas industry. […]