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Posted: 6 days ago

West Bollsta rig drills Lundin’s Polmak well

Swedish oil and gas company Lundin has spudded the Polmak well in the Barents Sea offshore Norway, u...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 6 days ago
Posted: 16 days ago

Lundin makes a deal to buy Barents Sea assets from Idemitsu

Lundin Energy has entered into an agreement with Idemitsu Petroleum to acquire its interests in a p...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 16 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Equinor cleared to use Askeladd Phase 1 facilities

Norway’s safety watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has given Equinor consent to use Ask...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

PGS in Barents Sea wide-tow Penta Source project

Norwegian seismic player PGS said it has begun a new project in the Barents Sea that uses the most a...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Equinor’s Johan Castberg project under investigation amid ‘major challenges’ with FPSO hull welds

Norwegian offshore safety watchdog has launched an investigation into challenges related to the comp...

Categories:
  • Regulation & policy
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Equinor comes up dry in Barents Sea well

Equinor has drilled a dry well near the Johan Castberg field in the Barents Sea offshore Norway. ...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Vår Energi picks up where it left off with offshore drilling activities

Vår Energi is resuming its drilling activities in the Barents Sea and the North Sea, which were post...

Categories:
  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

PGS extending Hammerfest Basin coverage

PGS has recently started ultra-high-density seismic survey in the Barents Sea. The survey extends Ha...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Spirit hits dust in Barents Sea well

Spirit Energy has drilled a dry well near the Johan Castberg field in the Barents Sea offshore Norwa...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Aker Solutions to deliver subsea production system for Equinor’s Askeladd

Aker Solutions has received a letter of intent from Equinor to deliver the subsea production system ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

GALLERY: Island Offshore starts Johan Castberg anchor system job

Island Victory, Island Offshore’s installation vessel, has started work on an enormous anchor system...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Go-ahead for Spirit Energy’s Barents Sea drilling plans

Oil and gas company Spirit Energy has been given a drilling permit to drill the 7321/8-2 S well in t...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Lundin cleared to drill Barents Sea well

Swedish oil company Lundin Energy has been given a drilling permit to drill the 7219/11-1 well in th...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Safety nod for Spirit Energy to use Leiv Eiriksson rig in Barents Sea

Oil and gas company Spirit Energy has received consent from the offshore safety body, the Petroleum ...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Island Victory on Barents subsea duty

Island Offshore’s deep water installation vessel Island Victory has secured more work in the B...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

Island Offshore’s newbuild vessel mobilized for Barents Sea campaign

Island Offshore’s new offshore installation vessel, Island Victory, has been mobilized for its...

Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

Greenpeace loses lawsuit appeal against Norway’s Arctic oil drilling plans

An Oslo appeals court has dismissed a lawsuit by environmentalists against the Norwegian government ...

Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

Gassco makes case for increasing gas transport from Barents Sea

Gassco has drawn up a report regarding the transport of gas from the southern Barents Sea, showing t...

Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

Lundin decides against standalone development for Barents Sea duo

Lundin Petroleum has opted against a standalone development for the Alta and nearby Gohta discoverie...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Equinor set to drill Mist well

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Equinor a drilling permit for a wildcat well l...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Equinor gives up on oil terminal plan for Johan Castberg project

The Johan Castberg partners have studied a possible development of a downscaled ship-to-ship oil tra...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Equinor cleared for Norwegian wells

Equinor has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) to use the Deepsea Atlantic d...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Equinor gains consent to use Transocean rig on Mist well

Norwegian oil major Equinor has received consent from the offshore safety body, the Petroleum Safety...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Shearwater to conduct Barents Sea surveys for Lundin and Spirit Energy

Shearwater GeoServices has been awarded a master services agreement by Lundin Norway and new Isometr...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Woodmac sees Sputnik oil find developed as Wisting satellite

Equinor’s Sputnik oil discovery in the Barents Sea might still be commercial despite being sma...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Equinor strikes oil at Sputnik wildcat

Equinor has made an oil discovery at the Sputnik prospect in the Barents Sea offshore Norway.  ...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 year ago