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  • 22 March 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Norwegian oil major Equinor has received consent from the PSA to use the Transocean Equinox rig on the Visund field.

  • 30 January 2019

    The PSA has found irregularities during an audit of Equinor’s Visund field located in the North Sea.

  • 30 October 2018

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

  • 5 September 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Equinor-operated Visund Nord improved oil recovery (IOR) project came on stream two months ahead of schedule. The project has further been delivered with no serious HSE incidents and well below budget, Equinor noted. “It took 21 months from the licence partners chose the concept until production started. This is a new fast-track record for Equinor,” […]

  • 5 September 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Norway’s oil and gas company Equinor on 2 September brought on stream the Visund Nord IOR (improved oil recovery) project located offshore Norway. 

  • 20 July 2018
    Operations & Maintenance

    Equinor has obtained a consent from Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway for the use of a new subsea production facility and wells on the Visund field. The Visund field, located in the northern North Sea, has been developed by means of a semi-submersible integrated quarters, drilling and processing facility (Visund A) and well templates for […]

  • 20 July 2018

    Norway’s safety watchdog has given its consent to Equinor for the use of a new subsea production facility and wells on the Visund field offshore Norway.

  • 26 June 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Norwegian oil major Equinor has hit dust in a well near the Visund field in the North Sea, offshore Norway.

  • 1 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    Spanish oil company Repsol has reached an agreement with Total to acquire its 7.7% stake in the Visund field, located in the North Sea.

  • 30 January 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Statoil has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority to use the Deepsea Atlantic rig for drilling and completion of production wells on the Visund field off Norway. 

  • 20 November 2017

    Norwegian offshore safety body, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has found several issues during an audit of the Statoil-operated Visund platform off Norway. 

  • 20 November 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway has inspected the integrity and barrier management of flexible risers and associated safety equipment at Statoil-operated Visund field. The objective of the activity was to follow up on issues linked to flexible risers detected, notably, during investigation of flexible risers at Visund and Njord in 2011, and to verify that […]

  • 18 September 2017

    Norwegian oil and gas safety body, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has found several non-conformities and improvement points during an audit of drilling and well operations on Statoil’s Visund A. PSA said on Monday that the audit of Visund A, conducted from March 29 to April 7, was focused on how Statoil safeguards the planning […]

  • 18 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway has carried out an audit of Statoil focused on how it safeguards the planning and execution of drilling and well operations on Visund A. The objective was to verify that Statoil and its contractors in the Visund organisation meet the regulatory requirements, PSA explained. The audit identified three regulatory non-conformities, […]

  • 4 September 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy has approved the installation of a new template at the North Sea Visund field as part of Statoil’s improved oil recovery project. Visund is an oil and gas field in the northern part of the North Sea, approximately 22 kilometers northeast of the Gullfaks field and about 140 kilometers west […]

  • 4 September 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Norwegian oil company Statoil has received an approval from the country’s Ministry of Petroleum and Energy for the installation of a new template at the Visund field offshore Norway.  Visund is an oil and gas field in blocks 34/8 and 34/7, 22 kilometers north-east of the Gullfaks field in the Tampen area of the Norwegian […]

  • 14 June 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    TechnipFMC has been awarded an extension to its ongoing engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract from Statoil in the Norwegian North Sea. The ongoing EPC project covers the provision of subsea equipment including template structure, manifold and two subsea trees including wellheads and modifications of control systems to the Visund Nord improved oil recovery project, whereas the extension includes installation of the template structure […]

  • 14 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    TechnipFMC has been awarded an extension to its ongoing engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract from Statoil in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea. TechnipFMC informed on Tuesday that the ongoing EPC project covers the provision of subsea equipment including template structure, manifold and two subsea trees including wellheads and modifications of control systems to the Visund Nord IOR (Improved Oil Recovery) […]

  • 9 May 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    IKM Subsea has delivered first equipment for Snorre B and Visund fields under the ROV services contract that the company secured last August. The contract is for the provision of testing and installation of an electrical, permanently seabed installed Residential – ROV (RROV), that will interface with IKMS’s Onshore Control Center. “We are pleased to announce that […]

  • 9 May 2017
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    ROV operator IKM Subsea has begun mobilization of first equipment for Statoil’s Visund and Snorre B fields in the North Sea. IKM was awarded a contract by Statoil for ROV services on the Visund and Snorre B fields in August 2016. IKM Subsea said on Monday that the contract entails the provision of the testing and installation […]

  • 3 February 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Norwegian manufacturer of subsea equipment, Agility Subsea Fabrication (ASF), has won a contract with TechnipFMC to build an integrated subsea manifold system for the Visund North field in the Norwegian Sea. The work will be carried out at Agility Subsea Fabrication`s site in Tønsberg. The yard in Tønsberg is Agility Subsea Fabrication’s largest production site. The company has temporarily […]

  • 3 February 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Agility Subsea Fabrication, a provider of subsea structures, has been awarded a contract by TechnipFMC for fabrication of one integrated subsea manifold system for the Visund North field in the Norwegian Sea. Agility said the work will be performed at the company’s site in Tønsberg, Norway. The scope of work is a copy version of an […]

  • 23 June 2016

    Norway’s offshore security watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has identified multiple regulation breaches during its investigation of the well-control incident at Statoil’s Visund A platform in the Norwegian North Sea. Statoil, who is the operator of the Visund field, shut down production on March 16 this year after experiencing problems with the well. The […]

  • 21 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has decided to investigate a well control incident on the Statoil-operated Visund field which occurred on March 17, 2016. Visund is an oil field located east of the Snorre field in the northern sector of the North Sea. The development comprises a semi-submersible steel production, drilling and quarters platform (Visund […]

  • 18 March 2016

    Norwegian offshore safety watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has decided to launch an investigation into a well incident that occurred on Statoil’s Visund field, offshore Norway.  To remind, the safety authority’s spokesperson told Offshore Energy Today on Thursday that Statoil experienced a well control incident at Visund field prompting the company to shut the installation […]