Still plenty of discoveries to be made on the Norwegian shelf

Today, the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) will be publishing the 2018 Resource Report for Exploration.

AKOFS Offshore signs contract with Equinor

AKOFS Offshore, a company owned by Akastor ASA, has signed a contract with Equinor for provision of year round light well intervention se

EMGS expects increased multi-client revenues related to the 24th license round awards

Image source: EMGS

DEA secures two licences in the Barents Sea

DEA licences in the Barents Sea Image source: DEA

Equinor awards drilling and well service contracts worth NOK 30 billion

Equinor is awarding new service contracts to Baker Hughes Norge, Halliburton AS and Schlumberger Norge AS for integrated drilling and wel

NPD Reports 12 Production Licences Offered to 11 Companies in the 24th Licensing Round

The Ministry of Petroleum and Energy has offered 12 new production licences to 11 companies in the 24 th licensing round.

Equinor Announce Disclosure all Volve data on the Norwegian Continental Shelf

For the first time all subsurface and production data from a field on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS) will be disclosed.

Wellesley receives consent for exploration drilling in the North Sea

Petroleum Safety Authority Norway have given Wellesley Petroleum AS consent to carry out exploration drilling of well 35/11-21 S.

Johan Castberg PDO approved

Johan Castberg (Image source: Equinor)

Seadrill Announces Timeline for Expected Emergence from Chapter 11

Seadrill Limited anticipates emerging from the chapter 11 process in the first half of July 2018.

Sound Energy Announces Application for Development Concession

Sound Energy, the Moroccan focused upstream gas company, is pleased to announce the submission to the Ministry of Energy, on behalf of it

Equinor completes wildcat well 16/1-29 S in the Norwegian North Sea

Equinor Energy AS, operator of production licence 167, has completed the drilling of wildcat well 16/1-29 S in the central part of the No

Aker BP awards Valhall Flank West contract to PG Flow Solutions

Aker BP, on behalf of the Wellhead Platform Alliance, has awarded PG Flow Solutions a contract to supply a number of pump systems to the

Siemens Gamesa to supply 70 wind turbines to three projects in Norway

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) will supply three onshore wind farms in Norway including 70 units of its Onshore OptimaFlex wind t

NPD grants drilling permit for well 35/12-7 in production licence 925

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Wellesley Petroleum AS a drilling permit for well 35/12-7.

TGS and PGS announce new Nansen 3D multi-client project in Norway

TGS and Petroleum Geo-Services ("PGS") announce a new multi-client project in the Barents Sea.

Equinor announces Board appointments

The nomination committee in Equinor recommends that the company's corporate assembly elects Anne Drinkwater and Jonathan Lewis as new mem

Equinor and its partners make investments in the Fram field that will almost double remaining reserves

Last autumn the Fram licence partners decided to invest more than NOK 1 billion in a new gas module on Troll C, and now they have decided

Development plan submitted for Nova oil field

Image source: Wintershall

Shell granted drilling permit for well 34/5-2 S in production licence 373 S

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted A/S Norske Shell a drilling permit for well 34/5-2 S, cf.