Search for Norwegian Sea

11.04.2014 VNG makes oil and gas discovery in Norwegian Sea

VNG, operator of production licence 586, is in the process of completing the drilling of wildcat well 6406/12-3 PG. The well encountered oil and gas, Norwegian Petroleum Directorate said on April 10.

25.03.2014 Faroe Petroleum core earnings fall

Faroe Petroleum Plc reported a 16 percent fall in core earnings, hurt by an extended maintenance shutdown at its Njord and Hyme fields in the Norwegian Sea for most of the second half of 2013, Reuters reported on March 25.

28.01.2014 Faroe Petroleum reports oil, gas find in Norwegian Sea

Graham Stewart, chief executive of Scottish energy company Faroe Petroleum, said on January 27 a Norwegian Sea oil and gas find may be small but is still promising, UPI has reported.

The discovery is in the company's Novus prospect.

28.01.2014 Polish PGNiG granted another operator license in Norway

PGNiG Upstream International, a subsidiary of Polskie Górnictwo Naftowe i Gazownictwo SA, has been awarded a 50% interest in the PL756 operator licence in the Norwegian Sea, PGNiG’s press service said on January 27.

22.01.2014 Norway’s Statoil awarded 10 offshore licenses

Statoil has been awarded interests in 10 production licences in the Awards in Predefined Areas 2013 (APA 2013) on the Norwegian continental shelf, Statoil’s Press Office said on January 21. Statoil will be the operator in 7 of the licences.

20.01.2014 Norwegian Arctic oil production down in 2013, but expected to grow

Figures assembled by BarentsObserver show that both oil and gas production in northern Norwegian fields dropped significantly in the course of 2013, Barents Observer reported on January 17.

11.11.2013 Statoil and Partners Discover More Oil in Norwegian Sea

Statoil said on November 11 that it has together with partners in PL348/348B made an oil discovery in the Snilehorn prospect in the Norwegian Sea, approximately fifteen kilometres northeast of the Njord field.

29.10.2013 ConocoPhillips Begins Oil Production at Norwegian Block

ConocoPhillips has begun oil production at the Norwegian block Ekofisk South in the Norwegian Sea. Next, the company is going to launch the project Eldfisk-2 in Norway in 2015, company vice-president Matt Fox has said.

12.09.2013 Statoil Finds Oil In Norwegian Sea

Norwegian energy company Statoil said Wednesday it made an oil discovery in its Svale North prospect in the Norwegian Sea.