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  • 29 July 2008

    Marine survey and positioning expert IXEA has appointed a new Stavanger-based sales manager for its products and services. Bent Hansen was previously with Seatronics in Aberdeen, and will be sales manager for Ixea’s new offshore division based in Stavanger. He holds masters degree in computer science and has accumulated 17 years oil and gas industry […]

  • 12 March 2014

    Statoil invited politicians, suppliers and other important stakeholders to Stavanger Concert Hall today to share challenges and increase understanding for the changes that are the inevitable outcome of tighter margins in the oil and gas industry. Stavanger Day, being arranged this year for the first time, is set to become Statoil’s most important arena for […]

  • 25 April 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Norwegian Minister of Labour and Social Affairs, Anniken Hauglie, on Tuesday officially opened Wintershall Norge’s new main office building in Stavanger. During the ceremony, Hauglie welcomed the jobs created by the company during its ten years in Norway. “The opening of Wintershall’s new headquarters shows that the Norwegian Continental Shelf offers huge opportunities and demonstrates […]

  • 4 March 2015
    Equipment

    Norway’s Scana Industrier ASA has decided to cease further funding of its subsidiary Scana Steel Stavanger AS, a provider of steel components to the offshore oil and gas industry. Consequently, Scana Industrier has said that there is no basis for a solvent winding-up of the company and the Board of Scana Steel Stavanger resolved to file for […]

  • 29 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    Polarcus, the UAE-based owner of high-end seismic survey vessels, has opened its first office in Norway to better service and support the Company’s rapidly expanding operations across Norway.

  • 22 October 2018
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Offshore driller Rowan, soon to merge with Ensco, has said it has won a contract for its Rowan Stavanger jack-up rig with Norway’s Equinor.

  • 4 September 2019

    Norwegian oil and gas firm Aker BP has failed to find hydrocarbons at an exploration well in the Norwegian part of the North Sea.

  • 9 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    Danish oil firm Maersk Oil will lay off 40 workers, citing the continued low oil price environment and ongoing efforts to reduce costs by 20% across the business by end of 2016. The changes will affect employees in Copenhagen, Aberdeen and Stavanger, the oil company said on Monday. Despite significant cost reductions across the business in […]

  • 8 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    Greencarrier Shipping & Logistics AS is planning to expand its services to the oil and gas industry, appointing a new head of the energy and projects business unit and opening an office in Stavanger, Norway. The Scandinavian company, which offers the full range of freight forwarding and logistics services, has identified project forwarding and the […]

  • 23 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    Arnout Damen, COO of Damen Shipyards Group, officially opened a new office in Norwegian Stavanger on 16 November 2012. When asked why Dutch headquartered Damen Shipyards sets up an advanced base in Stavanger, its new Sales Manager Remko Hottentot said: “It is the European Oil & Gas capital and the place the ONS Exhibition and […]

  • 5 April 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Aker BP has received consent from the PSA to drill an exploration well in the Barents Sea with the Deepsea Stavanger rig.

  • 23 November 2012

    On 16 November 2012, Arnout Damen, COO of Damen Shipyards Group, officially opened a new office in Norwegian Stavanger. When asked why Dutch headquartered Damen Shipyards sets up an advanced base in Stavanger, its new Sales Manager Remko Hottentot said: “It is the European Oil & Gas capital and the place the ONS Exhibition and […]

  • 23 November 2012

    On 16 November 2012, Arnout Damen, COO of Damen Shipyards Group, officially opened a new office in Norwegian Stavanger. When asked why Dutch headquartered Damen Shipyards sets up an advanced base in Stavanger, its new Sales Manager Remko Hottentot said: “It is the European Oil & Gas capital and the place the ONS Exhibition and […]

  • 15 August 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Spanish oil firm Repsol will be using the Rowan Stavanger jack-up rig to support its work on the Yme field development.

  • 11 February 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment

      Scana Industrier ASA has through it’s daughter company Scana Steel Stavanger won contracts for supplying molded components for offshore mooring systems. The contracts are signed with Bardex Corporation and Oil States in USA. Contract value is approximately 30 million NOK (EUR 3.8 mill). Production will commence immediately for delivery during second and third quarter […]

  • 29 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Odfjell Drilling has awarded Kongsberg Maritime the contract to deliver a real-time monitoring and advisory solution to provide operational safety and non-productive time (NPT) improvements for the 6th generation semi-submersible, Deepsea Stavanger. The contract is in specific relation to an upcoming offshore South Africa campaign awarded to Odfjell Drilling. The scope of supply includes Kongsberg […]

  • 21 August 2015

    WorleyParsons, a large Australian oilfield services provider, has wielded its axe, and announced a wave of layoffs in Norway this week. Namely, the company’s Norwegian subsidiary Rosenberg WorleyParsons, providing engineering, fabrication and construction services to the offshore oil and gas industry, has shown doors to 61 workers, citing tough market conditions. In an e-mail sent […]

  • 5 April 2016

    Norwegian oil services company Aibel has once again decided to reduce its workforce in Norway citing current market environment.  After 100 layoffs in Stavanger reported in January 2016, Aibel is cutting 500 more jobs, half of those in Stavanger. The company has around 4,500 employees worldwide, and eight offices in Norway. They are located in Hammerfest, Harstad, Stjørdal, […]

  • 1 March 2017
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Odfjell Drilling has signed a conditional letter of award (LoA) with an unnamed “oil major” for a one-well contract to be drilled by the 6th generation semi-sub, Deepsea Stavanger, offshore South Africa. The driller said on Wednesday that the contract start is back to back with completion of the upcoming contract with Wintershall Norge on […]

  • 8 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    Greencarrier Shipping & Logistics AS is planning to expand its services to the oil and gas industry, appointing a new head of the energy and projects business unit and opening an office in Stavanger, Norway.   The Scandinavian company, which offers the full range of freight forwarding and logistics services, has identified project forwarding and the […]

  • 15 April 2014

    DNV GL is relocating its oil & gas head office in Norway from Høvik to Stavanger in order to be even closer to its customers. Local delivery capacity will be expanded in Stavanger and Bergen and operations will continue in Høvik, Sandefjord, Trondheim and Harstad. “The oil and gas industry is facing rapid changes, increasing […]

  • 23 April 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Aker BP has received consent from the PSA to drill an appraisal well in the Barents Sea with the Deepsea Stavanger rig.