Tagged: Norwegian Sea

Nomination of areas for storage of CO2

Published  2011-06-26 Maritimeandenergy.com Minister of Petroleum and Energy Ola Borten Moe has invited the industry to nominate areas in the North Sea and Norwegian Sea that might be suited for exploration for reservoirs for storage...

Gas discovery in the Norwegian Sea

This again shows how prospective this area is,” says Geir Richardsen, head of Statoil’s exploration of infrastructure-led areas in the Norwegian Sea. The gas deposit was proven through the drilling of exploration well 6407/2-6...

APA 2009 – Awards

The Government has decided to offer 38 production licenses in the awards in predefined areas 2009 (APA 2009). – Today I am offering production licenses to 42 companies of which 19 companies are offered...

Gas discovery near Norne

Statoil has discovered gas two kilometers south-west of the Norne field in the Norwegian Sea during the drilling of exploration well 6507/3-8. A gas column 143 meters high was identified in the Fangst and...

Adjustments secure Åsgard gas

A new pipeline and well adjustments will increase the flexibility of gas production on the Åsgard field. Statoil is thereby giving a further boost to its Norwegian Sea node. “These adjustments are important for...

StatoilHydro proceeds with Luva

Work on a development solution for the Luva find, which lies in 1,300 metres of water in the Norwegian Sea and 300 kilometres from land, will now continue reports StatoilHydro on its website. Following...

StatoilHydro’s research award to oil hunter

StatoilHydro’s research prize for 2009 has been awarded to Professor Jan Inge Faleide (54) at the University of Oslo for his research on the geological development of the Norwegian Sea, the Barents Sea and...

Total’s Victoria Gas Find Smaller Than Thought

Before the drilling activity, the resource estimate was 89 billion Sm3 of recoverable gas, and ”Victoria” was considered to be Norway’s largest undeveloped gas discovery. ”The result is, of course, disappointing. The most important...