Search results for: Visund

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  • 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 […]

  • 2 October 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Aker Solutions has been awarded a contract by Statoil to deliver five subsea trees and eleven control modules to the Visund field on the Norwegian continental shelf. Contract value is approximately NOK 300 million. The agreement is a call-off from an existing frame agreement between Statoil and Aker Solutions signed in 2007. The agreement also […]

  • 27 May 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Statoil’s first fast-track –project – Visund South – is moving ahead as planned. The seabed template has commenced its journey out to the field located south of Gullfaks in the North Sea. “We submitted the plan for development and operation of Visund South in January. Now, four months later, we’ve built the first seabed template […]

  • 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 […]

  • 27 May 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Statoil’s first fast-track –project – Visund South – is moving ahead as planned. The seabed template has commenced its journey out to the field located south of Gullfaks in the North Sea. “We submitted the plan for development and operation of Visund South in January. Now, four months later, we’ve built the first seabed template […]

  • 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 […]

  • 4 March 2019
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Equinor has made an oil discovery from the Visund A platform in the Telesto exploration well in the North Sea. The resources are estimated at 12-28 million barrels of recoverable oil. “We are pleased to have made a new discovery on Equinor-operated acreage on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS). These are profitable barrels that can […]

  • 2 October 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Aker Solutions has been awarded a contract by Statoil to deliver five subsea trees and eleven control modules to the Visund field on the Norwegian continental shelf. Contract value is approximately NOK 300 million. The agreement is a call-off from an existing frame agreement between Statoil and Aker Solutions signed in 2007. The agreement also […]

  • 6 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    Statoil has received consent to use the COSLPioneer mobile drilling rig for drilling and completion of production well 34/8-C-1 in the Visund field. Visund is an oil field situated in the northern part of the North Sea, about 130 km west of Florø. The field has been developed using a semi-submersible accommodation, drilling and process […]

  • 17 March 2016

    Norway’s Statoil on Wednesday experienced problems with a well on the Visund field offshore Norway prompting the company to shut the production down.  Visund is an oil and gas field in blocks 34/8 and 34/7, 22 kilometres north-east of the Gullfaks field in the Tampen area of the Norwegian North Sea. In an e-mail to […]

  • 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 October 2018

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

  • 25 July 2011
    Business & Finance

    Statoil has received consent to use the Ocean Vanguard mobile facility in the northern part of the North Sea. The consent relates to drilling of three production wells on Visund Sør. The plan is to partially complete all three wells, 34/8-V-4 BY1H/BY2H, 34/8-V-3 H, 34/8-V-1 BY1H/BY2H, with Ocean Vanguard. Visund Sør is located approx. nine […]

  • 10 June 2011
    Business & Finance

    Today, 10 June, the 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, which is located 10 kilometres from both the […]

  • 27 May 2011
    Business & Finance

      Statoil’s first fast-track –project – Visund South – is moving ahead as planned. The seabed template has commenced its journey out to the field located south of Gullfaks in the North Sea. “We submitted the plan for development and operation of Visund South in January. Now, four months later, we’ve built the first seabed […]

  • 6 October 2011
    Business & Finance

    A person has been reported missing after not showing up for work this morning at the Visund installation. The installation is in the North Sea and is operated by Statoil. A search of the installation started at once. The search has now been extended to the sea. Helicopters and vessels are conducting the search. The […]

  • 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. 

  • 30 January 2019

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

  • 5 August 2013

    Norwegian oil giant Statoil has closed production from its Visund platform in the Norwegian part of the North Sea, after the platform experienced a power outage on Sunday afternoon. According to Aftenbladet newspaper, 84 workers were  transferred by helicopter to the nearby Gullfaks A platform. “44 workers remain on the Visund platform. They will try to […]

  • 4 March 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Equinor has made an oil discovery from the Visund A platform in the Telesto exploration well in the North Sea, offshore Norway. According to Equinor, the resources are estimated at 12-28 million barrels of recoverable oil.

  • 7 October 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

      The Joint Rescue Coordination Centre finished the search for a 48-year-old man who is missing on the Visund platform yesterday at 18:00 hrs., concluding, on an overall basis, that it is not likely to find the man alive in the sea. Statoil will continue to search the waters , using the Stril Herkules vessel. […]

  • 11 April 2011
    Business & Finance

    Statoil has launched an investigation into the gas leak that occurred at Visund on April 9. The leak occurred in a riser carrying oil and gas from well A21 to the platform. On Friday April 8, Statoil decided to shut down production from the Visund field to carry out inspections on the risers, after damage […]