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  • 26 April 2012

    EnQuest PLC (‘EnQuest’) today announces that it has agreed with First Oil plc (‘First Oil’) the proposed acquisition of a further 15% interest in blocks 9/2b and 9/2c including the Kraken oil discovery (‘Kraken’), bringing EnQuest’s total interest in Kraken to 60%. Today’s agreement is subject to the normal regulatory and partner consents and is […]

  • 27 March 2012
    Operations & Maintenance

    Seajacks reported that on February 26th 2012, Seajacks Kraken completed 1000 days without a lost time incident. This achievement marks a significant milestone in Seajacks’ goal to create an incident and injury free environment and demonstrates the company’s on-going commitment to promote best working practices in the offshore industry. Seajacks Kraken, a self-propelled jack-up vessel, […]

  • 16 March 2012

    EnQuest PLC (‘EnQuest’) today announces that it has completed the acquisition of 25% of the in the UK North Sea blocks 9/2b and 9/2c, including the Kraken discovery, from Nautical Petroleum plc. This agreement and the associated details of the transaction were announced on 24 January 2012 when Enquest reported it would will pay Nautical […]

  • 1 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    EnQuest PLC (‘EnQuest’) today announces that it has completed the acquisition of two companies from Canamens Limited, whose assets include the 20% interest in the Kraken offshore oil discovery. This agreement was announced on 9 January 2012 under which EnQuest would pay an initial consideration of US$45 million dollars in cash and a further US$45 […]

  • 24 January 2012
    Business & Finance

      EnQuest PLC (‘EnQuest’) today announces that it has agreed with Nautical Petroleum plc (‘Nautical’) to acquire a 25% interest in the Kraken oil discovery, together with interests in surrounding exploration acreage. This agreement, by which EnQuest will also become the operator of the proposed development of Kraken, is subject to the normal regulatory and […]

  • 23 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    Seajacks Kraken, a self-propelled jack-up vessel owned and operated by Seajacks, has been contracted by NAM (Nederlandse Aardoliemaatschappij BV) and Shell UK Limited to work on one of the largest well repair and maintenance campaigns in the Southern North Sea. The program is scheduled to last for two years. Seajacks Kraken was mobilized for the […]

  • 23 January 2012
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Seajacks Kraken, a self-propelled jack-up vessel owned and operated by Seajacks, has been contracted by NAM (Nederlandse Aardoliemaatschappij BV) and Shell UK Limited to work on one of the largest well repair and maintenance campaigns in the Southern North Sea. The program is scheduled to last for two years. Seajacks Kraken was mobilized for the […]

  • 23 January 2012

    Seajacks Kraken, a self-propelled jack-up vessel owned and operated by Seajacks, has been contracted by NAM (Nederlandse Aardoliemaatschappij BV) and Shell UK Limited to work on one of the largest well repair and maintenance campaigns in the Southern North Sea. The program is scheduled to last for two years. Seajacks Kraken was mobilized for the […]

  • 9 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    EnQuest PLC has agreed with Canamens Limited to buy two of its companies, whose assets include the 20% interest in the Kraken oil discovery. EnQuest will pay an initial consideration of US$45 million dollars in cash and a further US$45 million in cash, contingent upon approval of the Kraken Field Development Plan (‘FDP’) by the […]

  • 26 September 2011
    Business & Finance

    Nautical Petroleum plc announces that the Kraken 9/02b-5Z horizontal well, located in UKCS North Sea Block 9/2b, has been successfully completed and tested. The horizontal section of the well was drilled from 5,257 feet Measured Depth (MD) to a total depth of 7,260 feet MD, a horizontal displacement of 2,003 feet. Preliminary log evaluation indicates […]

  • 11 August 2011
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

      Nautical Petroleum plc announces that the Kraken 9/02b-5 pilot well, located in UKCS North Sea Block 9/2b, has successfully encountered oil in the Heimdal III sandstone interval. The pilot well was drilled to a total depth of 4,785 feet Measured Depth (MD). The top of the target Heimdal III reservoir was encountered at 4,168 […]

  • 19 May 2011

      In the harbour of Mostyn, the first two wind turbines for Walney 2 have been loaded onto Kraken, and she is awaiting better wind conditions before leaving for the Walney 2 site. Also in the harbour in Mostyn, the installation vessel Leviathan is awaiting Kraken’s departure before it can take its position and load […]

  • 22 September 2010

    Nautical Petroleum announces the results of the Kraken appraisal well located on UK Central North Sea block 9/2b, in which Nautical has a 35 per cent. equity interest. The 9/02b-4 well was drilled to a total depth of 4,502 feet Measured Depth (MD). The top of the target Heimdal III was encountered at 3,856 feet […]

  • 13 August 2010

    Nautical Petroleum  announces that the 9/02b-D appraisal well on North Sea Block 9/2b spudded on 12 August 2010. The drilling activity is being performed by the Ocean Nomad semi submersible rig and the full programme is expected to take approximately 45 days. A further announcement will be made once the drilling is completed. Nautical holds […]

  • 13 January 2021
    Equipment, Technology

    Subsea robotics innovator Dive Technologies has chosen a complete suite of Sonardyne technologies for navigation, tracking and control of its large displacement DIVE-LD autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) programme. The DIVE-LD AUV could meet a wide range of long-endurance mission requirements, across the commercial, research and defence sectors. To support long-distance and long-duration navigation, while minimising […]

  • 24 November 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Exploration & Production

    EnQuest expects its production for the year to be below its guidance range due to an incident and a resulting unplanned outage in Malaysia.

  • 31 July 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Exploration & Production

    Equinor has agreed to sell a 40.8125 per cent interest in and transfer operatorship of the Bressay oil field development on the UK continental shelf to EnQuest.

  • 6 May 2020
    Business & Finance, Collaboration, Environment, Technology

    Richmond-based marine robotics firm Greensea is expanding its international presence to meet demand for its navigation, control, autonomy, and human-machine interface technology. Newport-based Wight Ocean will represent Greensea products to customers across Europe. This will include the Greensea INSpect GS inertial navigation system and the EOD Workspace software tool. “We are excited to collaborate with […]

  • 29 April 2020
    Human Capital, Research & Development, Technology

    Greensea has boosted its engineering team in its Plymouth, Massachusetts office to support its hull robotics program. James Truman, senior robotics engineer, is leading the development of Greensea’s hull crawling robot with precise hull-relative navigation and autonomy capabilities. Assisting James on the hull robotics program is Sam Fladung, robotics engineer. “James is one of the […]

  • 8 April 2020

    Seajacks are a UK based offshore installation company committed to building the world’s most advanced and versatile fleet of self-propelled jack-up vessels to service the demands of the offshore industry. Seajacks work in full conjunction with all our clients, looking to provide the most cost-effective solutions in the safest environments possible. Seajacks operate a fleet […]

  • 19 March 2020

    In light of recent developments in the oil market, oil and gas company EnQuest has decided not to re-start production at the Heather and Thistle/Deveron fields located offshore the UK. 

  • 17 December 2019
    Business & Finance

    Offshore vessel provider Esvagt has been awarded a new contract with EnQuest for the provision of emergency response and rescue vessels (ERRV). 

  • 27 November 2019
    Business & Finance

    Cairn Energy has entered into an agreement to dispose of the entire share capital of Capricorn Norge, the company’s wholly owned subsidiary in Norway.

  • 21 November 2019

    UK North Sea operator EnQuest has said that its Thistle and Heather platforms are still shut, and are expected to resume production in the first half of 2020.

  • 18 November 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Ocean Infinity, in partnership with Kraken Robotics, has reached what it calls a significant milestone in battery technology for autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs). The new technology has now been tested following 18 months of research, development and trials, which was aimed at improving the safety, efficiency, and quality of AUV operations. Ocean Infinity’s new 6000m […]