Search results for: Visund

231 results

A list of search results

  • 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.

  • 5 December 2011
    Business & Finance

    The Visund North investment decision means that the fast-track developments around the Visund field in the North Sea are a step nearer completion.  It was decided in autumn 2010 to fast track the development of Visund North with production start-up scheduled for autumn 2013. The partners have now reached an investment decision worth NOK 3.1 […]

  • 6 November 2013

    Visund North is the sixth project that has started production of the 12 “fast track” projects Statoil has in its portfolio. “Completion of the first production well as well as a production shutdown at the Visund A platform gave us some challenges, but in spite of this we are starting production only 3-4 weeks after […]

  • 6 November 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Statoil has started production from the Visund North oil and gas field in the North Sea. Visund North is the sixth project that has started production of the 12 “fast track” projects Statoil has in its portfolio. “Completion of the first production well as well as a production shutdown at the Visund A platform gave […]

  • 10 June 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

      Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy approved the plan for development and operation for Visund South. Production is planned to start up in the third quarter of 2012, and a subsea template is already on its way out to the field. Visund South is located between the Visund and Gullfaks (left) fields. Visund South, […]

  • 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 […]

  • 5 December 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The Visund North investment decision means that the fast-track developments around the Visund field in the North Sea are a step nearer completion. It was decided in autumn 2010 to fast track the development of Visund North with production start-up scheduled for autumn 2013. The partners have now reached an investment decision worth NOK 3.1 […]

  • 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. 

  • 25 June 2009

    A small oil discovery has been made by StatoilHydro in the Titan prospect directly east of northern Visund in the Tampen area of the Norwegian North Sea. Made by exploration wells 34/8-13 A and 34/8-13 S, this strike is estimated to contain 5.6-12.5 million recoverable barrels of oil equivalent. A tie-in to Visund will be […]

  • 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,” […]

  • 11 December 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Statoil Petroleum ASA has received consent to use a new production pipeline and well on Visund Sør. Visund Sør is located ten kilometres from the Gullfaks C and Visund A platforms in the North Sea and is part of production licence 120. Water depth at the site is 290 metres. [mappress] Press Release, December 11, […]

  • 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 […]

  • 22 November 2012

     Statoil and partners have started up production on the Visund South oil and gas field in the North Sea. Visund South is the first of Statoil’s fast-track portfolio projects. “This is a milestone,” says Hogne Pedersen, head of field development on Visund South. “We’ve managed to carry out this project in accordance with our planning […]

  • 22 November 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Statoil and partners have started up production on the Visund South oil and gas field in the North Sea. Visund South is the first of Statoil’s fast-track portfolio projects. “This is a milestone,” says Hogne Pedersen, head of field development on Visund South. “We’ve managed to carry out this project in accordance with our planning […]

  • 9 April 2011

    The gas leak that was reported at the Visund platform this morning was confirmed stopped just before 1pm today. Evacuated personnel will be returned to the platform. The gas leak is believed to have started at a point in a fixed riser carrying oil and gas from well A21 to the Visund platform. A gas […]

  • 9 April 2011
    Business & Finance

    The gas leak that was reported at the Visund platform this morning was confirmed stopped just before 1pm today. Evacuated personnel will be returned to the platform. The gas leak is believed to have started at a point in a fixed riser carrying oil and gas from well A21 to the Visund platform. A gas […]

  • 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) […]

  • 11 December 2012

    The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway has given it consent to Statoil to use a new production pipeline and well on Visund Sør offshore oil and gas field. Visund Sør is located ten kilometres from the Gullfaks C and Visund A platforms in the Norwegian par of the North Sea and is part of production licence […]

  • 21 January 2011
    Business & Finance

    Today, 21 January, the licensees in Visund South submitted a plan for development and operation (PDO) to the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy. Production start-up is scheduled for the third quarter of 2012. Visund South, which consists of the Pan and Pandora discoveries, is located 10 kilometres from both Gullfaks C and the Visund A […]

  • 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. 

  • 9 April 2011
    Business & Finance

    The gas leak that was reported at the Visund platform this morning was confirmed stopped just before 1pm today. Evacuated personnel will be returned to the platform. The gas leak is believed to have started at a point in a fixed riser carrying oil and gas from well A21 to the Visund platform. A gas […]

  • 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 […]