Tagged: Statoil

Statoils talentpris honors young athletes

Martin Ødegaard selected as the talent of the year out of eight exceptional candidates Molly Jones Norwegian American Weekly For their outstanding performance and dedication to the sport of soccer, eight of Norway’s most...

Another century’s worth of oil for Norway

High-impact oil discovery in the Barents Sea On Jan. 9, Statoil announced a substantial oil discovery with its partners Eni Norge AS and Petoro AS at the Havis prospect in the Barents Sea in...

Recent North Sea discovery even larger than expected

Communication between the Aldous and Avaldsnes oil discoveries in the North Sea has now been confirmed. In combination these discoveries may represent an oil structure of between 500 million and 1.2 billion barrels of...

Statoil Canada oil sands SAGD project produces first oil

On Jan. 27, Statoil announced first oil production from its Leismer Demonstration Project (LDP) after initiating steam injection in September 2010, one month ahead of schedule. “We are very pleased with the safe start...

Global launching of science heroes of tomorrow

Statoil has increased its sponsorship of the First Lego League (FLL), and is signing its first global sponsorship agreement. Three young promising engineers are making the final adjustments of the lego robot before the...

Technology partnership with Siemens

Statoil and Siemens have signed a technology development cooperation agreement. The partnership will initially embrace wind power, subsea technology, electrical engineering technology and energy efficiency measures. Cooperation between the companies facilitates the development of...

Powering up at sea

Statoil has resolved to concentrate even more strongly on offshore wind turbines as part of its strategy for renewable energy. This decision reflects the strong international growth in this segment, combined with the group’s...

UN gives green light for gas flaring reduction project

A collaboration project between Pemex and Statoil for reducing gas flaring at the Tres Hermanos oil field in Mexico has now been registered under the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) in United Nations (UN). This...

Won Statoil’s research prize for 2010

Professor Curtis Hays Whitson has been awarded Statoil’s research prize 2010 for his major input to boosting knowledge about recovery of gas and gas condensate fields and improved recovery of oil fields by the...